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Absolutely fabulous

Brevard is so fortunate to have the Brevard Music Center. The best young music majors and talents... read more

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Brevard, North Carolina
Mountain Song

Fabulous venue to enjoy music. We went to Mountain Song for the first time and had a great time... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Crista B
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Brevard Music Center is, at once, a place, a summer institute, and a festival. The Music Center is situated on a wooded 180-acre campus in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of western North Carolina. Founded in 1936, the Music Center has matured...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Brevard Music Center 349 Andante Lane Brevard, NC 28712, Brevard, NC 8712
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Brevard is so fortunate to have the Brevard Music Center. The best young music majors and talents come here on scholatships for the summer. There are almost nightly performances of all musical venues! People can purchase tickets to sit under the open air tent, or...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Fabulous venue to enjoy music. We went to Mountain Song for the first time and had a great time! You can sit under cover or out on lawn. Ticket prices aren't too bad.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Crista B
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This six week summer festival offers something for every musical taste. World famous artists, Brevard College faculty and students from all over the country come together to present fine music at the park-like setting of Whittington-Pfohl Auditorium. Fully staged Opera is offered at the down...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

My son was honored to be selected to attend the first ever Blue Ridge Banjo Camp at the beautiful Brevard Music Center. Wow, the campus was amazing and the outside open-sided auditorium was incredible. Hope to go back!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jameslM1394MK
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The grounds are beautiful. Go early and bring a picnic or buy local fare there, when availabe.The parking lots and shuttle services as well as good 'greeters / parking attendents' make getting in and out uncommonly easy. Music Lovers: the quality of the performances is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank annf598
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Friends invited us to the finale [Bernstein's Mass] of the 2018 Summer Music Festival at the Brevard Music Center. Breathtaking. Not only the selection but the musicians [faculty, high school and college students, soloists] under the direction of conductor and artistic director Keith Lockhart [Boston...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

This live orchestral performance during the West Side Story film was phenomenal. Gorgeous venue and amazingly talented performers. Perfect summer evening with music and friends.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank awgarvey
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Between the musicians the choir and the actors the performance was fabulous. I don't know where else you can attend a show like this.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NJgirlL0vesT0Travel
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

We went to see the symphony play on a family vacation. We purchased great seats the day of the show which were very reasonable priced and had a good view. However it’s not the view it’s the music which was phenomenal what a talented orchestra...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SalRan40
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This was one of best concerts that I have ever attended at the Brevard Music Center. The Rangers were at the top of their game. They were accompanied by the Brevard Festival Orchestra. It was truly a night to remember!! Richard, Brevard

Date of experience: June 2018
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Sally M
6 August 2017|
Response from Elizabeth K | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry but we are not familiar enough with the campus or the immediate surroundings to know what is nearby. I know that there are lots of places to eat in Brevard but that is a little ways away. Sorry I can't help more... More
5 July 2015|
Response from ukcat62 | Reviewed this property |
Go to the website for Brevard Music Center, click on "Festival" and then click on "Performances" I'm sorry that I can't include website link here because there are too many performances (over 80) during a season to list... More