Dayton Vesper Piano Concert

Bank of the Arts 317 Middle Street, New Bern, NC, United States

PROGRAM:BRAHMS-Rhapsodie in G minor, Op. 79, No. 2MOZART-Sonata in F, K. 332BERNSTEIN-Selections from WEST SIDE STORYLISZT-Sonnet 104 of PetrarchCHOPIN-Scherzo in C# minor, Op. 39(Plus a "NOT SO CLASSICAL" Interlude)No charge, but donations absolutely accepted!

Pride Brunch

Bank of the Arts 317 Middle Street, New Bern, NC, United States

Craven Arts and New Bern Pride are proud to host a Pride Brunch at the Bank of the Arts! This event celebrates LGBTQ Pride in the local community and kicks off Pride Month in June. This event is held during the ROY G BIV exhibition in the Main Gallery, featuring 144 artworks utilizing eight different […]

At The Gallery: Petula Clark performed by Crystal Bright & Silver Hands

Bank of the Arts 317 Middle Street, New Bern, NC, United States

For our last At the Gallery: concert of the season, Petula Clark will be performed by Wren and Quincy Jones on May 25th at the Bank of the Arts. British icon and singer of the smash hit "Downtown", Petula Clark has a musical catalog that is worth your while. Grab your tickets at cravenarts.org, visiting the […]

Open Choir in New Bern

Bank of the Arts 317 Middle Street, New Bern, NC, United States

This is New Bern's version of what the Gaia collective in New York is already doing. It's one day, no auditions, no experience necessary, singing with strangers in a beautiful harmonious way. Singing together builds community, it builds character.   Are you nervous to sing along? We got you. After everyone meets, we'll have some […]

Book Signing and Meet & Greet

Bank of the Arts 317 Middle Street, New Bern, NC, United States

We will be hosting two book signings here at the Bank of the Arts. Join us for this free event on April 13th from 2 - 4 pm, where you can also meet the artists! Rich in Love, by Jameesha Harris, covers setting both short and long term goals for self-love. The Mortician’s Grave, by […]

At the Gallery: Bessie Smith performed by Heather Pierson

Bank of the Arts 317 Middle Street, New Bern, NC, United States

 Our At The Gallery concert series returns with the Heather Pierson Duo performing music by the jazz icon, Bessie Smith. Some of Bessie's famous songs include "Tain't Nobody's Biz-ness If I Do" and "Careless Love Blues". Heather Pierson is best known for her ease at the piano and bell-toned vocals, so this duo’s performances are […]

French Connections

Bank of the Arts 317 Middle Street, New Bern, NC, United States

Pre-concert discussion with festival co-founders Jennifer Lucht and Anna Reinersman at 6:30pm $35 general admission $30 active and retired military Harpist and CCMF co-founder Anna Reinersman joins string and piano artists in a powerhouse program filled with musical color anchored by French masters Debussy, Saint-Säens and Fauré. Champagne reception to follow

After Work: Classical Rebels

Bank of the Arts 317 Middle Street, New Bern, NC, United States

Classical music rebels? They do exist! Enjoy music for strings and harp by Fanny Mendelssohn, Igor Stravinsky, Jesse Montgomery, and Astor Piazzolla — composers seeking new ground in their classical worlds.

Classical Lunch

Bank of the Arts 317 Middle Street, New Bern, NC, United States

Festival favorite Melvin Chen launches CCMF’s winter week performing captivating gems for solo piano by Schumann, Grieg and more....

At the Gallery: Van Morrison

Bank of the Arts 317 Middle Street, New Bern, NC, United States

Craven Arts Council & Gallery is proud to present “At the Gallery: Van Morrison” performed by Ken Kennedy at the Bank of the Arts on Saturday, January 27th, at 7pm. Sir George Ivan Morrison known professionally as Van Morrison, is an Irish singer, musician and songwriter. Known as "Van the Man," Morrison rose to prominence […]