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Apr
28
Sun
Moore County Choral Society Spring Concert @ Lee Auditorium at Pinecrest High School
Apr 28 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Celebrating its 41st Season, the Moore County Choral Society continues to gain prominence as a chorus of distinction and excellence and is proud to be among North Carolina’s long-standing choral groups. Our 100+ voice chorus celebrates the rich and varied heritage of choral music through outstanding live choral performances, and promotes and shares choral art through education and public outreach.

The Arts Council of Moore County is proud to sponsor the Moore County Choral Society.

May
8
Wed
New Horizons Band in the Pines Concert @ Senior Enrichment Center
May 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The New Horizons Band in the Pines was organized in January 2008 with only 12 band members. Now with 40 musicians, their goal is to create an entry point to group music making for adult beginners, a comfortable re-entry point for adults who played music in school and would like to resume after long years of building careers and raising children, or who now play an instrument and would like to try another. Contact them to learn more about how you can join them in making music!

The New Horizons Band in the Pines spring concert schedule includes the following dates:

May 8 – 3:00-4:00pm at Senior Enrichment Center
May 10 – 12:00-1:00pm at Emanuel Episcopal Church’s “Bach’s Lunch”
Other performances will take place at Belle Meade, Penick Village, Pine Knoll, and Quail Haven.

The Arts Council of Moore County is proud to sponsor the New Horizons Band in the Pines.

May
10
Fri
ARTour: Pink Martini @ Meymandi Hall, Raleigh, NC
May 10 all-day
ARTour: Pink Martini @ Meymandi Hall, Raleigh, NC

PINK MARTINI
WITH NC SYMPHONY
Friday, May 10, 2019
Meymandi Hall, Raleigh, NC

Pink Martini is part big band, classical ensemble, salsa troupe, and all fun! The lush sounds of the North Carolina Symphony back this popular group in a vibrant show that includes the silky, sultry voice of singer China Forbes.

 

New Horizons Band in the Pines Concert @ Emmanuel Episcopal Church
May 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The New Horizons Band in the Pines was organized in January 2008 with only 12 band members. Now with 40 musicians, their goal is to create an entry point to group music making for adult beginners, a comfortable re-entry point for adults who played music in school and would like to resume after long years of building careers and raising children, or who now play an instrument and would like to try another. Contact them to learn more about how you can join them in making music!

The New Horizons Band in the Pines spring concert schedule includes the following dates:

May 8 – 3:00-4:00pm at Senior Enrichment Center
May 10 – 12:00-1:00pm at Emanuel Episcopal Church’s “Bach’s Lunch”
Other performances will take place at Belle Meade, Penick Village, Pine Knoll, and Quail Haven.

The Arts Council of Moore County is proud to sponsor the New Horizons Band in the Pines.

May
24
Fri
ARTour: Spoleto Festival
May 24 – May 28 all-day
ARTour: Spoleto Festival

SPOLETO FESTIVAL USA
May 24-28, 2019
Charleston, South Carolina

Celebrating 43 years, Spoleto Festival USA fills Charleston’s theaters, churches and outdoor spaces with performances by world renowned artists, as well as emerging performers in opera, theater, dance, and music. Set against the backdrop of historic Charleston’s shops, restaurants, and uniquely preserved historic downtown, Spoleto makes for a truly unique experience.

Get more information at www.MooreArt.org.

Sep
30
Mon
Music: Mark & Maggie O’Connor @ Sunrise Theater
Sep 30 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Music: Mark & Maggie O'Connor @ Sunrise Theater

Mark & Maggie O’Connor concerts offer a broad and interconnecting collection of American music through violin/fiddle solos and duos, with additional music by Mark on guitar. You will find yourself inspired by the songbook of America as you have never heard it before.

This is the first of four concerts in the Classical Concert Series. The full series is Mark & Maggie O’Connor on 9/30/19; Pablo Sainz Villegas, guitar on 10/31/19; Nathan Lee, piano on 3/9/20; Ensemble Mélange on 4/6/20.

Cost:  4-Concert Subscription Series is $90 for Arts Council members ($110 for nonmembers); Individual tickets (if available), $30 each ($35 for nonmembers).

Pre-Concert Dinner:  Wolcott’s Restaurant (160 W. Pennsylvania, Southern Pines) – $38pp (tax & tip included) – Reservations & payment required by September 26 by calling the Arts Council at 910-692-2787.

Oct
5
Sat
Autumnfest 2019 @ Downtown Park
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Autumnfest 2019 @ Downtown Park

AUTUMNFEST

Saturday, October 5, 2019 | 9 AM to 4 PM
Downtown Park, Southern Pines, NC

Presented by the Arts Council of Moore County and the Southern Pines Recreation & Parks Dept. since 1978, the next Autumnfest will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2019, from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm in the beautiful Downtown Park, Southern Pines.

This fall festival features a 5K Run, a 1 mile Fun Run & Health Walk, youth sprint races, and children’s activities. Also, enjoy live entertainment, arts & crafts, and great food.

Oct
21
Mon
Music: Pablo Sáinz Villegas, guitar @ Sunrise Theater
Oct 21 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Music: Pablo Sáinz Villegas, guitar @ Sunrise Theater

Praised as “the soul of the Spanish guitar”, Pablo Sáinz Villegas has become a worldwide sensation known as this generation’s great guitarist. Acclaimed as the successor of Andrés Segovia, Pablo is known for his passionate, emotive and open-hearted playing, whether he is performing at intimate recital halls, or playing to 85,000 people.

This is the second of four concerts in the Classical Concert Series. The full series is Mark & Maggie O’Connor on 9/30/19; Pablo Sáinz Villegas, guitar on 10/31/19; Nathan Lee, piano on 3/9/20; Ensemble Mélange on 4/6/20.

Cost:  4-Concert Subscription Series is $90 for Arts Council members ($110 for nonmembers); Individual tickets (if available), $30 each ($35 for nonmembers).

Pre-Concert Dinner:  Wolcott’s Restaurant (160 W. Pennsylvania, Southern Pines) – $38pp (tax & tip included) – Reservations & payment required by October 17 by calling the Arts Council at 910-692-2787.

 

Feb
15
Sat
2020 Heart ‘n Soul of Jazz @ Carolina Hotel at Pinehurst Resort
Feb 15 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
2020 Heart ‘n Soul of Jazz @ Carolina Hotel at Pinehurst Resort

SAVE THE DATE
Heart ‘n Soul of Jazz 2020

Saturday, February 15, 2020
Carolina Hotel at Pinehurst Resort

Artist to be announced soon.

This event is made possible by our generous sponsors:
American Airlines
Duke Energy
King Fisher Events
Pinehurst Resort
Wells Fargo

Heart ‘n Soul of Jazz is a fundraiser for the Arts Council of Moore County.

Mar
9
Mon
Music: Nathan Lee, piano @ Sunrise Theater
Mar 9 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Music: Nathan Lee, piano @ Sunrise Theater

Nathan Lee began playing the piano at the age of six and made his orchestral debut at the age of nine. At the age of 15, Nathan won First Prize in the 2016 Young Concert Artists International Auditions, as well as 14 special prizes, including his debut engagement at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC.

This is the third of four concerts in the Classical Concert Series. The full series is Mark & Maggie O’Connor on 9/30/19; Pablo Sainz Villegas, guitar on 10/31/19; Nathan Lee, piano on 3/9/20; Ensemble Mélange on 4/6/20.

Cost:  4-Concert Subscription Series is $90 for Arts Council members ($110 for nonmembers); Individual tickets (if available), $30 each ($35 for nonmembers).

Pre-Concert Dinner:  Wolcott’s Restaurant (160 W. Pennsylvania, Southern Pines) – $38pp (tax & tip included) – Reservations & payment required by March 5 by calling the Arts Council at 910-692-2787.