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North Carolina Symphony

  • 2 E. South St.
    Raleigh, NC 27601

Each year, the North Carolina Symphony's 175 concerts and events are enjoyed by adults and schoolchildren in more than 90 N.Ca. counties. The Symphony's 66 full-time musicians perform under the artistic leadership of Music Director Grant Llewellyn and Associate Conductor David Glover. NCS brings some of the world's greatest artists to N.C., including pianist Lang Lang, violinist Augustin Hadelich and swing-jazz group Pink Martini in the 2016/17 season.

NCS's headquarters venue is the spectacular Meymandi Concert Hall at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh. The Symphony's service across the state includes series in Chapel Hill, Fayetteville, New Bern, Southern Pines and Wilmington, as well as Summerfest concerts at the outdoor Koka Booth Amphitheatre in Cary.

Founded in 1932, NCS is an entity of the N.C. Department of Natural and Cultural Resources and conducts the most extensive education program of any U.S. orchestra.

North Carolina Symphony Summerfest 2017: New World Symphony

  • May 27, 2017
  • Address: 8003 Regency Pkwy., Cary, NC 27518

Memorial Day weekend, hear Dvorák's take on American music in his ever-popular "New World" Symphony and Sibelius' pride in his own ... View Details

Summer in the City: Vivaldi's Four Seasons

  • June 02, 2017
  • Address: 2 E. South St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Enjoy one of the most recognizable pieces of music ever written, Vivaldi's Four Seasons. Beat the summer heat and join us indoors for this very spec... View Details

The Music of Prince

  • June 07, 2017
  • Location: Meymandi Concert Hall at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts
  • Address: 2 East South Street, Raleigh, NC 27601-2337

Celebrate the life and legacy of the Purple One on his birthday. Stretching boundaries and seamlessly tying together genres, Prince revolutionized mus... View Details

North Carolina Symphony: Harry Potter and the Sorcerers Stone

  • September 15, 2017 - September 16, 2017
  • Address: 2 E. South St., Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

The Harry Potter™ film series is one of those once-in-a-lifetime cultural phenomena that continues to delight millions of fans around the world.... View Details

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Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau

421 Fayetteville St., Ste. 1505  
Raleigh, NC 27601   1.800.849.8499