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Charleston Symphony Orchestra

October 2017
Conductor, concertmaster, and violinist Yuriy Bekker kicks off Charleston Symphony Orchestra’s Pops series on October...

January 2017
CreativeMornings events awaken area audiences

May 2016
Not sure how to choose among all the Spoleto 2016 offerings? Here, leaders of area arts organizations, plus a couple of...

May 2016
Ninety years after the untimely death of Edmund Thornton Jenkins, Spoleto Festival USA premieres his unfinished...

April 2016
The CSO holds a young musicians’ competition  

April 2016
Jenny and Michael Messner nurture a bold, green future for Charleston, from the Low Line to Laurel Island, wherever...

November 2015
Fifteen years of dedicated work for Sea Island Habitat for Humanity

November 2015
Attorney-turned-celebrated-conductor Ken Lam takes the helm of the Charleston Symphony Orchestra

October 2015
Get a first look at the grand new Gaillard, the $143.5-million performance hall and civic center that will open to...

July 2015
On July 16, 2005, the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge (named for the state senator who spearheaded the campaign for its...

April 2015
Dan Lehrich left an L.A. dream job to head a Holy City tech start-up. Find out why

October 2014
Colour of Music festival founder Lee Pringle works to awaken the nation to black classical music

July 2014
If you’ve roamed the streets around Colonial Lake, you’re sure to know the graceful antebellum home at 67 Rutledge...

December 2013
Celebrating the lives of six remarkable Charleston citizens who left us this year after helping to shape the city we...

September 2013
The Charleston Academy of Music brings classical training to young students across the Lowcountry

November 2013
Putting heart, soul, and a whole lot of can-do spirit into local giving

March 2013
Benefitting the Charleston Symphony Orchestra  

November 2012
Tracing the Charleston Symphony Orchestra back to its early 20th-century roots

March 2012
The Charleston Symphony Orchestra League fosters the Lowcountry’s musical future

February 2012
Edward Hart captures the Palmetto State in a violin concerto

June 2011
Whether you’re looking for laughs or award-winning drama, the final days of Piccolo Spoleto have plenty of stellar...

May 2011
Experts from the College of Charleston weigh in on their picks for 2011 Spoleto

The dynamic talents of jazz singer Ann Caldwell

November 2010
Lowcountry bands and artists you should be listening to

November 2010
With the Charleston Symphony Orchestra in reorganizational limbo, we recommend, for your classical music fix, a busy...

May 2010
Bolstered by reinvigorated venues, a surge of artists and creative entrepreneurs, and a strengthening reputation as a...

January 2010
The beat on a local jazz drummer

February 2009
Edward Hart raises his glass to classical music