Category Archives: Brevard

WDAV Bids a Fond Farewell to Summer

This long Labor Day weekend, WDAV bids farewell to summer by sampling selections from the great Carolinas summer music festivals we've visited over the past few months.
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Keith Lockhart’s “Other Orchestra:” The Boston Pops At 125

Every year, hundreds of thousands of people gather at the Charles River Esplanade to hear the Boston Pops give its annual July 4th concert, and millions more watch it on TV. This year marks the 125th anniversary of the Boston Pops – the granddaddy of America’s popular orchestras.
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WDAV Debuts “OpenAir Brevard” Sunday, June 27 at 3 P.M.

Posted June 23, 2010 – Music fans looking for a respite from the heat this summer can tune to WDAV 89.9 Classical Public Radio each Sunday at 3 P.M. for some high country (and high culture) relief! WDAV continues its … Continue reading

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Brevard Music Center Reopens Search for New President

John Candler, President and CEO of Brevard Music Center, has announced his upcoming retirement. He will continue to serve as president until the search for his replacement is successfully concluded and the position is filled. Candler joined the Music Center’s governing board in 1981 and has served as the Center’s first president with great distinction since 1993.
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1937 Footage of Davidson College Music Camp

Here’s a very brief film clip from the summer of 1937. James Christian Pfohl conducts at the music camp at Davidson College that would later move and become the Brevard Music Center. Film provided by Bill Vinson, listener and supporter of WDAV 89.9 Classical Public Radio.
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WDAV Chats with Henry Janiec, Conductor Emeritus of Brevard Music Center

More Video! During our recent residency at the Brevard Music Center, WDAV Program Director Frank Dominguez chatted with Henry Janiec, Conductor Emeritus of Brevard Music Center, in the WDAV broadcast RV.
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David Effron chats with WDAV

New Video! WDAV Program Director Frank Dominguez chats with David Effron, Brevard Music Center Conductor Emeritus, in the WDAV broadcast RV, affectionately known as “Camper Van Beethoven.” Watch it now!
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Conductor Keith Lockhart chats with Jennifer Foster

WDAV’s Jennifer Foster sat down with Brevard Music Center Artistic Advisor and Principal Conductor Keith Lockhart to chat about the role Brevard plays in the lives of classical music students. Watch the video here!
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