Calendar

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 10/21/19; 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.

Vendor/booth & general Information:  Bridgett Sampson at 910-692-7376.
Entertainment stage information:  Kate Curtin at 910-692-2787.
Autumnfest 5K Race, 1-Mile Fun Run & Health Walk information:  Jess Filardi at 910-692-2463.

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 10/21/19; 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 10/21/19; 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.

 

Apr
6
Mon
Music: Ensemble Mélange @ Sunrise Theater
Apr 6 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Music: Ensemble Mélange @ Sunrise Theater

Ensemble Mélange is a joyful sextet of all-star virtuosos that is shaking up the concert experience. Their concert is reformatted as a musician’s party game; after each piece, members of the audience are chosen to pick the next piece from an extensive menu organized by style, nationality and time period. Whether you’re eight years old or eighty years old, you’ll leave charmed and punch-drunk on a piece you didn’t know you were going to love.

This is the last 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 10/21/19; 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 April 2 by calling the Arts Council at 910-692-2787.

 

May
9
Sat
ARTour: NC Symphony Gala Concert @ Meymandi Concert Hall
May 9 @ 3:45 pm – 11:00 pm
ARTour: NC Symphony Gala Concert @ Meymandi Concert Hall

NC SYMPHONY GALA EVENING
with Renee Fleming, Branford Marsalis & Friends

Get your seats for this special, one-night-only event when two superstars, Renée Fleming and Branford Marsalis, share the stage with the North Carolina Symphony under the baton of Grant Llewellyn.