Collaboration At Its Finest

By | 2019-03-15T15:53:55+00:00 |1, News|

What is so special about the Philharmonic Association chamber ensembles' upcoming performance at the Cary Arts Center on March 24th? The performance will include not only music, but also engaging narration, and creative illustrations all provided by student musicians, actors, and artists. It is a rare and special thing for three different art forms--music, acting,

TYJE & TYJO Attend Regional Ellington Fest!

By | 2019-02-22T21:22:25+00:00 |4, News|

The Philharmonic Association is proud to announce that once again, the Triangle Youth Jazz Ensemble and the Triangle Youth Jazz Orchestra will be performing at the Regional Essentially Ellington Festival. The purpose of this festival is to give high school jazz bands of all levels the experience of performing the music of the great composer

TYP Honors Recital

By | 2019-02-01T20:17:46+00:00 |News|

The Philharmonic Association is pleased to present a wonderful recital of our TYP musicians, selected by audition, as part of Ruggero Piano's Fourth Friday Series. The recital will take place at Ruggero Piano (4720 Hargrove Rd., Raleigh) on Friday, January 25 at 7:30 pm. On this recital you will hear: Sophia Knappe, Cello • Allegro

Fred Larsen is Named YoungArts Merit Winner!

By | 2019-03-15T15:50:22+00:00 |News|

The Philharmonic Association is proud to announce that our very own Fred Larsen was named a YoungArts Merit Winner for jazz trombone! Recipients of the YoungArts awards are chosen based on a blind adjudication process and represent the top 10% of applicants from all over the nation. As a Merit Winner, Fred will receive not

The Successful Holiday Ensembles Program

By | 2019-02-01T20:17:58+00:00 |News|

This is the first year that the Philharmonic Association has offered the Holiday Ensemble Program, but it definitely won't be the last year that the program is offered. This year, the program was open mostly to string instrument players from TYS and TYO with a few musicians participating from Sinfonia and the musician interns from

Gregg Gelb Awarded Medal of Arts!

By | 2019-01-03T16:50:21+00:00 |News|

Congratulations to the Philharmonic Association's very own own Gregg Gelb for being awarded the 2018 Raleigh Medal of Arts!   The City of Raleigh Arts Commission selected six individuals and two organizations to receive the 2018 Raleigh Medal of Arts, the City's highest arts honor.   The Raleigh Medal of Arts is awarded for extraordinary achievement in

Congratulations for Making All National Symphony Orchestra!

By | 2019-02-22T21:09:46+00:00 |News|

Four of the Philharmonic Association's talented musicians recently made an impressive accomplishment.  Jeff Yi, Jaewon Jung, Esther Zhu, and Stephen Chang were all chosen to play in this year's National Association for Music Education All- National Symphony Orchestra.  The 122 member All- National Symphony Orchestra is made up of the most talented high school musicians