The Carolina Philharmonic
David Michael Wolff
Founded in 2009, The Carolina Philharmonic
has quickly grown into one of the leading orchestras
of NC. What sets them apart is their visceral joy in
sharing the music and the stories behind the
music with the audience.
"Let the music move you,
transform you, transport you."
The SCC Jazz Band
ANNUAL VETERAN'S DAY CONCERT
The annual free Veteran's Day Concert at Sandhills Community College will begin at 7 pm.
Directed by Rob Hill and long-time faculty member Tim Haley, the SCC Jazz Band, along with members of the Union Pines High School Jazz Band, will perform in the newly renovated Owens Auditorium to pay tribute to our Veterans.
Colonel Heath Niemi
Transitions: The New Waves of War
A SPECIAL VETERAN'S DAY LECTURE
Colonel (R) Heath Niemi is a 1992 West Point Graduate and veteran of 20 combat tours in Afghanistan and Iraq with the 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment. Colonel (R) Niemi transitioned out of military after 25 years of service and is now the VP of Global Sales and Development for MartinUAV, LLC.
Links to books/articles written or co-authored by Colonel (R) Niemi
THIS EVENT IS FREE TO THE PUBLIC
Michael Feinstein has built a dazzling career over the last three decades bringing the music of the Great American Songbook to the world.
From recordings that have earned him five GRAMMY® Award nominations to his Emmy-nominated PBS-TV specials, his acclaimed NPR series and concerts spanning the globe – his work as an educator and archivist define Feinstein as one of the most important musical forces of our time.
Click Here to learn more about Michael Feinstein
Judson Theatre Company
Who killed the wealthy widow?
Judson Theatre Company presents Agatha Christie’s mesmerizing murder mystery live on stage at Owens Auditorium. When a wealthy widow is found murdered, her married suitor, Leonard Vole, is accused of the crime. Vole's only hope for acquittal is the testimony of his wife, but his airtight alibi shatters as new clues are revealed.
With a delicious mixture of humor and intrigue, devious plot twists will keep you guessing until the surprising final scene. If you love murder mysteries, you won’t want to miss Witness for the Prosecution.
See you in court! CLICK FOR MORE INFO
SCC Faculty Recital
Dr. Kristina Henckel
Dr. Ryan Book
Dr. Terri Sinclair
A family favorite of the season, Gary Taylor Dance's Nutcracker performs Thanksgiving weekend. Choreography is by award-winning Artistic Director, Gary Taylor. Sets are by award-winning designer, Howard Jones. Original costumes are designed by artistic director and founder Rita Taylor. The weekend features three full length performances for all ages.
NEW! Special, sensory-friendly performance, open to adults, children, and families with special and sensory needs. Wednesday, November 27th, 10:30 am
Piano Duo Concert
Two virtuoso pianists join forces for an evening of musical brilliance!
Dr. Amanda Virelles (Cuba) and Dr. Kristina Henckel (Czech Republic) will present a piano duo concert featuring the works of Mozart, Rachmaninov, Piazzolla and Dvorak.
SCC Faculty Recital
Dr. Kristina Henckel, Piano
Dr. Kristina Henckel, a virtuoso pianist from the Czech Republic and member of the SCC Music Department, will have a solo performance in Owens Auditorium.
Come experience the works of Beethoven, Chopin, Novak, and Jezek
The Ruth Pauley Lecture Series Presents
Dr. Michael E. Mann
Dr. Michael E. Mann is Distinguished Professor of
Atmospheric Science at Penn State, with joint appointments in the Department of Geosciences and the Earth and Environmental Institute.
Dr. Mann received his undergraduate degrees in
Physics and Applied Math from UC Berkeley, an M.S. degree in Physics from Yale University, and a Ph.D. in Geology and Geophysics from Yale University. His research involves the use of theoretical models and observational data to better understand Earth's climate system.
The Ruth Pauley Lecture Series is always FREE to the public
SCC Annual Holiday Concert
A tradition that spans over three decades, the SCC Music Faculty and Students will present a Holiday Concert featuring a blend of old and new music that is sure to inspire the spirit.
Come join us to celebrate what is truly, "the most wonderful time of the year"
Author and Lecturer, Vivian R. Jacobson Presents
Elvis and Chagall
An Experience of Sight, Sound,
Art and Music
What do a famous artist and the King of Rock-N-Roll have in common?
Their artistic passion was grounded in a deep respect for religion. They both insisted on total control of their art. Both needed women in their lives
for inspiration and to sustain
their sense of creativity.
lecture will feature
a presentation of
paintings by Marc Chagall along
with the musical artistry of Elvis Presley.