Arts Feature

Arts FeatureJune 7, 2018

Dispatch from Spoleto: A Night at the Opera

Lawrence Toppman unveils the U.S. premiere of Gaetano Donizetti’s “Pia de’ Tolomei” and Liza Lim’s “Tree of Codes”

Arts FeatureJune 5, 2018

Dispatch from Spoleto: Seven Memorable Moments from the Chamber Music Series

Lawerence Toppman discusses why seeing music live makes a delightful difference

Arts FeatureJune 1, 2018

WDAV Dispatch from Spoleto: Spoleto Theater and Dance

Lawrence Toppman reviews performances by Miami City Ballet and Kneehigh’s “The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk” from opening weekend at Spoleto Festival USA

Arts FeatureMay 15, 2018

Christopher Warren-Green on the Music of the Royal Wedding

Warren-Green gives hints about the music for the ceremony and insights on being a musical liaison to the royal family

Arts FeatureMarch 26, 2018

Perfect Timing

Conductor Tara Keith on counting her way to the front of the orchestra and the importance of music education for girls.

Arts FeatureNovember 9, 2017

Defiant Requiem: We Sing What We Cannot Say

Two upcoming events in Charlotte demonstrate how music was used as resistance in a Nazi concentration camp