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Chamber Orchestra performs in Vancouver

| March 11, 2018 | 0 Comments
Chamber Orchestra performs in Vancouver

On March 3, UNC Charlotte’s Chamber Orchestra traveled to Vancouver to perform at local schools and the Kay Meeks Performing Arts Center. The Chamber Orchestra is the highest level orchestral group at UNC Charlotte. Conductor Dr. Jonathan Govias has been with the orchestra since its inception in 2013. Govias is a Canada native himself and is excited […]

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In the Spotlight

| January 29, 2017 | 0 Comments
In the Spotlight

The lights go down. A string of guitarists (and one bass) sit on the front of the stage and begin to play. The piece is entitled “Rumba,” written by Bernard Andres. It feels quite Spanish or Latin, especially as a sole drummer accompanies the guitars. When they are finished, the audience applauds loudly. This is […]

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More dead than Beethoven himself

| February 15, 2016 | 0 Comments
More dead than Beethoven himself

Prior to this past Thursday, I had never been in the Belk Theater, nor had I seen a Chamber Orchestra concert, so I was excited for both. I walked into the theater and took a moment to look around, surveying the place I would spend the next half hour in. It’s very pretty and I […]

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