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      July 20, 2018

        (daily until August 18, 2018)

      349 Andante Lane
      Brevard, North Carolina 28712

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      2018 Brevard Music Center Summer Festival

      Don't miss an exciting mix of Symphony, Opera, Chamber, Pops, Folk, Bluegrass, Blues, and Dance!

      Enjoy performances as captivating as the view at Brevard Music Center, one of this country's premier summer music festivals! Join Artistic Director Keith Lockhart, a distinctive community of world-class artists, the next generation of accomplished musicians, and 40,000 enthusiastic music-lovers in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of western North Carolina.

      From June through August, witness 80 performances over 10 weeks and distinguished names in music including Olga Kern, Conrad Tao, Robert McDuffie, Noah Bendix-Balgley, R.E.M.'s Mike Mills, The Manhattan Transfer, Steep Canyon Rangers, Béla Fleck, and many others. Experience a truly unique night at the movies featuring the epic film West Side Story in Concert with live symphony. And participate in our season-long Festival within a Festival as we honor the centennial of Leonard Bernstein with an unforgettable series of classical, chamber, opera, and Broadway performances, plus free readings and lectures.

      Additional summer music festival highlights include a diverse offering of operatic productions such as Madama Butterfly, La Cenerentola (Cinderella), Candide, and Sondheim on Sondheim, as well as classical favorites like Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 2 (Opening Night), Holst's The Planets, Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition, Brahms Double Concerto, and Bernstein's Mass (Season Finale).

      But there's more! Don't miss Asheville dance troupe Terpsicorps, a very special WQXR Young Artists Showcase in Brevard hosted by New York's Robert Sherman, and a series of inspiring BMC Faculty and Student Spotlights.

      BMC's main performance space, the lakeside, open-air Whittington-Pfohl Auditorium, seats 2200 including lawn seating. Opera and chamber music performances are presented at Brevard College's Porter Center or Ingram Auditorium.

      Tickets start at $20; children under 17 are free on the lawn with a paying adult. Picnics are encouraged and group sales are available.

      Cost: Payment required - Single tickets start at $20. Children under 17 are free on the lawn with a paying adult. Students 18 and older may sit on the lawn for free with a valid student ID.

      Categories: Festivals | Performing Arts

      This event repeats daily until August 18, 2018:

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.
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