July 29, 2016

The Three Triangle Tenors to sing at Cherry Hill July 31st, 2016

The first of the annual Edwina Rooker Concerts will be held this Sunday, July 31st 2016 at 3:00 PM at Cherry Hill. The Three Triangle Tenors will delight us with a musical program tailored to Edwina Rooker’s eclectic musical choices. These three fine singers and their accompanying pianist will perform “Shenandoah” and other folk songs, […]

The Healing Force, Free Concert today (Friday) at McGregor Hall Performing Arts Center 1pm

Drumming, singing and storytelling will come alive at McGregor Hall Performing Arts Center in Henderson tomorrow, FRIDAY JUNE 24th at 1pm, with a **FREE** concert featuring The Healing Force, a family of performers who specialize in World Music. Experience their lively celebration of international arts that emphasizes the connectedness of the human family through music […]

Cherry Hill Foundation Annual Outstanding Students’ Concert June 12, 2016

The Annual Outstanding Students’ Concert  will feature students of Dr. Keiko Sekino of  East Carolina University playing Bach, Greig, Prokofiev, Rachmaninoff, Liszt, and Brahms * solo, 4-hand, and 2-piano selections * June 12, 2016 3:00 PM   Cherry Hill is located on NC Hwy. 58 at Inez in Warren County. For map see http://cherryhillconcerts.com/contact/#location or call […]

R&B Legend Gerald Alston Returns To His Hometown Of Henderson To Perform With Grammy-Winning Group The Manhattans

Legendary Rhythm and Blues group The Manhattans, featuring lead-singer Gerald Alston, will perform at the newly opened McGregor Hall Performing Arts Center in Henderson, N.C., on June 18th at 8 p.m.  Born and raised in Henderson, Alston has been singing with The Manhattans since 1970 and led the group to several chart-topping hits like the Grammy-winning […]

Vance-Granville Community Band presents free Spring Concert April 8th, 2016

The Vance-Granville Community Band will present its annual spring concert on Friday, April 8, at 7 p.m. in the Civic Center on VGCC’s Main Campus in Vance County. Admission is free and the public is invited. The concert lineup features light classical and contemporary favorites. The program includes themes from classic feature films and TV […]

Vance-Granville Community Band preparing for new season

The Vance-Granville Community Band started rehearsals again on Monday, Jan. 11, but it is not too late for musicians to join the group, according to Carl Cantaluppi of Butner, clarinet player and music librarian for the ensemble.  Cantaluppi said that band members are preparing for their spring season with great enthusiasm, and are scheduled to […]

Vance County Dabney School Royalty Choir Students Sing in Washington DC for National Christmas Tree Music Program

Vance County’s Dabney School Royalty Choir Students were invited to perform at the 2015 National Christmas Tree Music Program on December 10th, 2015. The National Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony is the beginning of three weeks of celebration in holiday music in the nation’s capital. Musical groups from Washington D.C. and across the country provide holiday […]

Music Therapy at Clarke Elementary

Clarke Elementary School students are benefitting from a music outreach program provided by First Presbyterian Church of Henderson. The grant program allows for a music therapist, Cheryl Benze, to visit with special needs students in three classrooms each Wednesday and lead them in music activities. The activities provide lots of opportunities for the students to […]

Vance-Granville Community Band kicks off holiday season with free concert

The Vance-Granville Community Band presented its eighth annual free Christmas concert on Dec. 3, in the Civic Center on the college’s Main Campus in Vance County. Entitled “Making Spirits Bright,” the program featured a variety of traditional holiday favorites. Carl Cantaluppi of Butner, who has played clarinet in the band for many years, spoke on […]

Christmas With The Embers Friday December 11th, 2015 at VGCC Civic Center

Great Christmas present for the office or just for a friend or family member. Get your Christmas started out right…enjoy some beautiful Christmas Classics and more!! The Christmas holidays will be here before you know it, bringing along aromas of cinnamon and gingerbread, stores packed to the brim with shoppers and plenty of local events […]