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North Carolina Symphony performance to introduce new Music Director
September 14, 2023 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The North Carolina Symphony will present a special performance at Tryon Palace to introduce their new Music Director, Carlos Miguel Prieto. Carlos Miguel Prieto became the Music Director on July 1, 2023, at the beginning of the 2023/2024 season.
As soon as we receive more information about the Program for this concert, we will post it.
The concert is FREE to the public. Tryon Palace gates will open at 5:30 PM. There will be a security bag check at all gates. Please bring your chairs or blankets, no alcohol or smoking allowed on the grounds.
North Carolina Symphony Announcement (February 23, 2022) – Carlos Miguel Prieto is celebrated worldwide for his collaborative style, charismatic conducting, expressive interpretations, premiering and personally commissioning works by composers of the Americas, and his efforts to foster cultural exchange through music. Through the years, Prieto has led the NCS in a range of adventurous programs featuring works by Anna Clyne, Gabriela Ortiz, and many others. At the time that Prieto was recognized by Musical America as their 2019 Conductor of the Year, Yo-Yo Ma was quoted, saying, “Carlos Miguel is a conductor for our 21st century.