Established in the fall of 2000, the Concert Series at Lenoir-Rhyne University serves the university community and the greater Hickory area by providing opportunities to hear and interact with superb musical artists. The Concert Series brings musical artists to the University to present concerts and recitals, work with students in the master class setting, lecture to music classes, and provide examples of professional artistry in music.
For more information on supporting the Concert Series or if you are an artist wishing to be considered for an appearance, please contact the Concert Series.
- Tatiana Gorbunova - October 12, 2018
- Adrian Smith and Gregory Knight - February 10, 2019
- Tesla String Quartet - February 22, 2019
- Michael Burritt - April 13, 2019
Adrian Smith and Gregory Knight, bass-baritone opera vocalist and pianist (LRU alumni)
Sunday, February 10, 2019
With a deep, rich tone and commanding stage presence, bass-baritone Adrian N. Smith, a rising young opera star, will return to his alma mater for this featured performance. Also an alumnus of LR, pianist Gregory Knight will accompany Smith.
Michael Burritt, Marimba soloist
Saturday, April 13, 2019
This concert is a special event, in coordination with the LR percussion faculty and as part of the North Carolina Day of Percussion. Michael Burritt is one of the world’s leading percussion soloists and has three solo recordings.