Music

Charleston Symphony To Livestream Previous Masterworks Performance “Pictures at an Exhibition” In Collaboration With Artist Mary Whyte’s “We the People: Portraits of Veterans In America” Exhibition

The Charleston Symphony will livestream their previous Masterworks performance, Pictures at an Exhibition, featuring the orchestra performing iconic works by Copland, Respighi, and Mussorgsky on Friday, March 27 and Saturday, March 28, at 7:30pm. Mary Whyte’s new collection, We the People: Portraits of Veterans in America will be projected on the screen. A Charleston resident, Mary Whyte is…

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The Clark Sisters’ Highly Anticipated New Album “The Return” Available Now on All Digital Platforms

The Legendary Grammy Award-winning gospel group, The Clark Sisters’ newest album, The Return, is now available on all digital platforms. This album, a release by Karew Entertainment and Motown Gospel, is the seventeenth complete album of the legendary group with producer credits to include Rodney Jerkins, Warryn Campbell, Jermaine Dupri, Mano Haines, and more. The…

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*POSTPONED* Charleston Music Showcase The Cultura Festival Returns With Curren$y Headlining

Southern Wealth in Music (S.W.I.M.), Murias Entertainment and the Royal American are thrilled to announce the 2nd Annual Cultura Festival. Cultura Festival is Charleston’s new and exclusive Hip-Hop, Dance, and R&B festival. It’s a collaborative event between Charles Carmody (Murias Entertainment), Matt “Monday” Bostic (S.W.I.M.), and John Kenney (The Royal American). Tickets are available now. *…

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North Charleston Presents Children’s Theatre Performance on April 1

The City of North Charleston’s Cultural Arts Department will offer the final performance of its 2019/20 Children’s Theatre Series at the North Charleston Performing Arts Center from 10:00-11:00 am Wednesday, April 1, 2020. Cutright and Ike Hill will present their original production R.A.P. – Realize Anything’s Possible. The motivational music program is suitable for all ages.…

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Black PR Wire Power Profile: Diana Ross

  is an iconic singer, actress, and record producer. Born and raised in Detroit, Michigan, Ross rose to fame as the lead singer of the vocal group, The Supremes, who during the 1960s became Motown’s most successful act, and are the best-charting female group in US history, as well as one of the world’s best-selling…

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*POSTPONED* Ranky Tanky To Discuss Grammy Win & More at IN THE MIX

The Spring 2020 installment of IN THE MIX, the College of Charleston Arts Management Program’s music industry speaker series, will be held on Monday, March 23 at 6:30pm in the Recital Hall (first floor) of the Simons Center for the Arts (54 St. Philip Street). The event, “IN THE MIX: A CONVERSATION WITH RANKY TANKY” features a discussion with host and drummer Quentin…

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National Museum of African American Music Announces Grand Opening Date of September 3, 2020 – Advance Tickets Now Available

  After more than 20 years in development, the National Museum of African American Music (NMAAM) is ready to open its doors to music lovers of all ages. The 56,000 square foot facility located in the heart of downtown Nashville will officially open to guests on Thursday, September 3, 2020 kicking off a Labor Day…

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Celebrating the Charlie “Bird” Parker Centennial at the 2020 ColaJazz Festival

The Third Annual ColaJazz Festival will bring three of the world’s foremost jazz musicians to The Senate Columbia. Master saxophonists Tia Fuller and Don Braden will headline the April 4, 2020 event with up-and-comer Alexa Tarantino. “This year is the centennial of the great saxophonist and bebop innovator Charlie Parker,” said Mark Rapp, ColaJazz artistic…

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