The rhythm of Asheville is steeped in the traditions of bluegrass and old time mountain music, an influence heard through the music halls and streets of downtown. Considered hallmarks of the Asheville music scene, immerse yourself in the Appalachian traditions of old time jam sessions, soulful ballads, and bluegrass jamborees.
For more than a half century the Asheville Chamber Music Series (ACMS) has taken its place as an important cultural resource in Asheville, bringing world-renowned chamber artists to the city. As one of the nation's oldest continuous performing … read more
Since 1977, The Asheville Choral Society has been inspiring and enriching audiences with the presentation of remarkable choral music at the highest artistic level. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, the ACS is made up of some 100 volunteer, … read more
The Asheville Lyric Opera celebrates their 16th season with landmark, operatic entertainment presenting a season full of community outreach and collaboration ; the annual Opera Winter Gala featuring nationally acclaimed performers, local eateries, … read more
Asheville Rhythm provides a creative environment where people of all skill levels and traditions gather to explore, innovate, educate and build community through different forms of rhythm. We provide Concerts, Workshops/Classes, Sound … read more
The Asheville Symphony Orchestra performs and promotes symphonic music for the benefit, enjoyment and education of the people of Western North Carolina. The Symphony presents seven full-orchestra Masterworks concerts each year in Thomas Wolfe … read more
The Blue Ridge Orchestra is an all-volunteer, community orchestra drawing from WNC's incredible pool of talented student, amateur, and professional musicians. The ensemble performs throughout Asheville and Buncombe County, bringing opportunities to … read more
Bob Moog's innovations in music synthesis revolutionized music. The Moogseum, an interactive and immersive museum, represents the convergence of educating and inspiring people of all ages. Explore the world of sound through the music, science, and … read more