An Evening of Song

Monday, August 5, 7:30 p.m.

Salem College Fine Arts Center, Shirley Recital Hall
$24 General Admission/$8 Students

Soprano Jodi Burns and baritone Thao Nguyen present an afternoon of solos and duets, Arias and musical theater.

Latte and Learn @ Bookmarks: "The Entertainer"

A discussion on how Scott Joplin and his "ragged" style changed American music with Mark Norman, Conductor, American Music Ensemble.

Tuesday, August 6, 10:30 a.m.

Bookmarks, 634 W 4th St

-FREE ADMISSION-

The Sounds of Skye: A House Concert featuring Music and Dance

Wednesday, August 7, 7 p.m. and 9 p.m.
A special venue in a historic house in the Washington Park neighborhood
$24 General Admission
RSVP Only. Seating limited to 25 per performance.

For her 6th year working with Music Carolina, Christina Soriano brings another evening of celebrated intergenerational dance to this year’s festival, this time in a house concert setting, where she will translate movement ideas to contemporary Celtic Scottish music performed by the Dan River Girls.

The Geography of Jazz

Friday, August 9, 7:30 p.m.

The Hawthorne Inn - Sycamore Ballroom
420 High St SW, Winston-Salem
$17 General Admission

Renowned poet Lenard Moore will read from his new book “Geography Of Jazz” accompanied by Music Carolina jazz musicians: Matt Kendrick, bass; John Wilson, drums; and Kevin Timmons, keyboards.

American Music Ensemble

Sunday, August 11, 3 p.m.

Mark Norman, Conductor
Salem College Fine Arts Center, Shirley Recital Hall
$24 General Admission/$8 Students

A ten-piece ensemble performing the ragtime, marches and other selections by great American composers of the 19th and 20th Century. Program includes Scott Joplin’s Entertainer and Maple Leaf Rag, and Sousa’s Washington Post March, Stars and Stripes Forever, and more.

Latte and Learn @ Bookmarks

Matt Kendrick, bassist and arranger

Tuesday, August 13, 10:30 a.m.

Bookmarks, 634 W 4th St

-FREE ADMISSION-

Downtown! Songs of the British Invasion

Thursday, August 15, 7:30 p.m.

Millennium Center
$24 General Admission/$8 Students

From Carnaby Street to Ronnie Scotts Jazz Club to Hyde Park, the vibe of The British Invasion is Downtown Winston-Salem this summer for one night. Great tunes through the jazz looking glass, including: Downtown, The Fool On The Hill, I Started A Joke, Time of the Season, Georgy Girl, and more.

Vocalist Martha Bassett with Matt Kendrick, bass and arrangements; Federico Pivetta, piano; Ken Wilmot, trumpet; and John Wilson, drums, perform eclectic jazz arrangements of British Invasion songs.

The Pivetta Duo

Saturday, August 17, 7:30 p.m.

Salem College Fine Arts Center, Shirley Recital Hall
$24 General Admission/$8 Students

Federico Pivetta, piano and Debra-Reuter Pivetta, flute perform diverse styles of music for flute and piano, from classical to Latin and Jazz. Bassist Matt Kendrick and drummer John Wilson join the Pivettas for a performance of Claude Bolling’s Jazz Suite.

Piano Recital with Dmitri Shteinberg

Tuesday, August 20, 7:30 pm

Piedmont Music Center
$24 General Admission/$8 Students

Acclaimed Russian pianist and artist faculty at the UNC School of the Arts, Dmitri Shteinberg performs Mozart Sonata KV 280 in F Major, Brahms Three Intermezzi Op. 117, Chopin Ballade No. 4, Schumann, Symphonic Etudes Op. 13

Latte and Learn @ Bookmarks

James Allbritten, Piedmont Opera

Tuesday, August 20, 10:30 a.m.

Bookmarks, 634 W 4th St

-FREE ADMISSION-

Piedmont Opera presents "Sacred and Profane"

Saturday, August 24, 7:00 p.m.

Calvary Moravian Church
$24 General Admission/$8 Students

The sacred music of great bel canto opera composers, including Donizetti, Bellini, Verdi, Puccini