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Form a Chamber Ensemble This Season!

By | 2019-08-20T16:11:11+00:00 |6, News|

You probably know that the Philharmonic Association consists of three full orchestras, two string orchestras, and three jazz bands.  But did you know that the Philharmonic Association also sponsors several chamber ensembles every year?  Some of these small ensembles are longstanding ensembles like the Philharmonic Association String Quartet which is made up every year of

International Ballet with our Musicians

By | 2019-07-23T15:49:23+00:00 |2, News|

Rarely do young dancers or musicians get the chance to collaborate with one another. The Philharmonic Association and International Ballet Academy are all about creating this opportunity, and bringing the magic that happens to the public. The first week in August is the end of International Ballet's summer session, so students who have participated are

Auditions for 2019-20 Season

By | 2019-07-18T14:06:36+00:00 |1, News|

The 2019-20 season will feature great repertoire for every instrument, increased opportunities to connect with fellow musicians and the community, and excellent performances.   To register for an audition for our three full orchestras or three jazz ensembles click here. Once you register and send in the audition fee,  you will be notified of your specific

Welcome William Henry Curry!

By | 2019-07-18T14:06:47+00:00 |4, News|

The Philharmonic Association is beyond excited to welcome William Henry Curry to our team. We are so grateful and inspired that a conductor as esteemed and experienced as William Henry Curry has accepted the position of Triangle Youth Symphony Conductor! William Henry Curry is a composer, professor, and well-respected conductor. He is currently the Music

Highlights From Sinfonia’s Concert at Morehead

By | 2019-07-18T14:07:13+00:00 |6, News|

Once again, the Triangle Youth String Sinfonia had the wonderful opportunity of performing their spring concert program for the Governor Morehead School, a school for visually impaired students.  The musicians of Sinfonia, of course, were grateful to have an additional opportunity to perform the music they had worked all semester on.  The music selected this

Premiere of An Important Program

By | 2019-07-18T13:48:30+00:00 |News|

An important performance took place on Saturday, May 18th at the Northeast Regional Library.  The Philharmonic Association's United Strings of Color (Kennedy Mitchell and Felicia Adizue, violins, Jolie Duquene, viola, Lexy Etienne, cello) premiered their program exploring female composers.  There are many underrepresented and hidden female composers in history whose works deserve to be heard