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Asheville Amadeus Festival

Asheville Amadeus Festival

The Asheville Amadeus Festival comes to Parker Concert Hall at Brevard Music Center with the delightful sounds of Mozart.
Dervish

Dervish

Embrace your inner Celt with this Irish traditional music group from Sligo County, Ireland, led by singer Cathy Jordan. A captivating collage of Irish history and musical traditions, Dervish is a “formidable heir to the throne abandoned by The Bothy Band, if not a serious contender for The Chieftains’ international... Read More
Jeff Sipe Trio

Jeff Sipe Trio

Jeff Sipe Trio is a compelling example of the endless possibilities of the improvising trio. “That the power of the melody comes through matters more than anything to me,” reflects drummer, composer, and bandleader Jeff Sipe. His selfless dedication to the song at hand – to elevating it, enriching it, and propelling it – is why Sipe has long been considered a leading light in a vital, unique musical landscape that expands to encompass elements of jazz, rock, country, and funk. It’s a landscape he helped to create over his three-decade career, and one he brings to life here with guitarists Mike Seal and Taylor... Read More
Aizuri String Quartet

Aizuri String Quartet

Formed in 2012, The Aizuri Quartet has impassioned audiences with a balance between traditional repertoire and new music and has won numerous awards over the last 10 years. They served as the quartet-in-residence for a number of cultural organizations including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, and the Curtis Institute of... Read More

Mozart’s Musical Joke

Mozart breaks all the rules in this hilarious work for a string quintet and two French horns. Was he making fun of bad composers and incompetent musicians, or mocking those who adhered a little too close to the conventions of the time? Either way, Mozart entertains with a delightful piece that never takes itself too... Read More