Category: Press Releases

Twilight Tour Features Brevard Philharmonic's Open House

December 3, 2014
Mayor Jimmy Harris reads to his daughters Cassie (left) and Calla (right). (Photo courtesy of Rob Travis.) Transylvania County kicks off its holiday season with the Brevard Christmas and Twilight Tour downtown on Saturday, Dec. 6, and culminates in Brevard's hometown philharmonic's holiday concert Saturday, Dec. 18, at 7:30 pm at the Porter Center on […]

Ninth Grade Musician Learns From Star Cellist Zuill Bailey – Brevard NC

October 8, 2014
Transylvania Times, October 2, 2014 Left to right with Bailey are are Grace Meile,14; Alydia Monahan, 14; Callie Plemmons, 14; Sophia Purcell, 5; Keeley Brown, 8; and Kaya Brown, 8. How amazing it was to hear cellist Zuill Bailey rehearse with the Brevard Philharmonic! Thanks to the Brevard Philharmonic's Music in the Schools Program, not […]


August 26, 2014
The Brevard Philharmonic opens its 38th season with a concert of Russian Treasures offering works by Tchaikovsky and Prokofiev. Featured will be one of the premier cellists in the world, Zuill Bailey. On Sunday, September 21 at 3pm, the musician the Washington Post calls, “A master performer” and the Cape(town) Times calls a “rockstar” will take […]

Season 2014-2015 Announcement

July 8, 2014
The Brevard Philharmonic Board of Directors and Artistic Director and Conductor, Donald Portnoy, announce the orchestra’s 2014-2015 season with a distinguished lineup of guest artists. Patrons can save by purchasing season tickets for the six concerts that take place at the Porter Center for Performing Arts on the grounds of Brevard College. Three, four, and […]

June 2014, from Jinks Ramsey

July 1, 2014
We are at the end of Brevard Philharmonic's fiscal year and it has been an incredible year. We have had more season ticket holders and more donors and more grants than ever before! We just hope this momentum continues. New Board members are accepting the challenge to bring the wonderful music that Brevard Philharmonic produces […]