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A Special Concert Featuring TYJE

By | 2019-10-18T13:17:33+00:00 |1, News|

On Saturday, November 9th at 7:30, our Triangle Youth Jazz Ensemble will be performing on a special concert program along with The Heart of Carolina Jazz Orchestra also directed by Dr. Gregg Gelb. The program will feature the internationally renowned jazz vibraphonist Christian Tamburr. The concert will feature an array of talented jazz musicians, with

Welcome New TYSO Assistant

By | 2019-10-18T13:18:38+00:00 |4, News|

After calling for applications and interviewing/auditioning three candidates, we are pleased to announce that the new Triangle Youth String Orchestra Assistant Conductor is Meaghan Clayton. Mrs. Clayton has a wealth of experience as a former Wake County Public School orchestra teacher and a passion for fostering a love of music in youngsters. She recently wrote

Jazz Lab is Back!

By | 2019-10-18T13:18:16+00:00 |2, News|

The Philharmonic Association is pleased that we are able to offer the Triangle Youth Jazz Lab again this season. Jazz Lab is an introduction to jazz style and improvisation. The group is meeting concurrently with our three auditioned groups, TYJE, TYJO and TYJB at NCSU, 1:30 - 3:30 pm on Sundays. The last part of

Form a Chamber Ensemble This Season!

By | 2019-10-10T18:38:59+00:00 |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 | 2019-10-10T18:21:34+00:00 |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 | 2019-10-03T22:00:51+00:00 |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