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Charleston music

May 2013
Musician Bill Carson is dedicating his life to the next generation

The DIG SOUTH festival celebrating innovation and the digital economy returns April 9-13. It’s bringing top presenters...

October 2013
Johnny Delaware finds his indie-folk-rock rhythm in Charleston

September 2013
Power-folk singer Rachel Kate Gillon debuts her first album

May 2013
Charles Carmody brings new energy to an underused downtown venue

November 2012
The Singapore-born classical violinist and Charleston Music Festival co-founder shares notes on her most treasured...

November 2012
Tracing the Charleston Symphony Orchestra back to its early 20th-century roots

November 2012
YALLFest engages young adult readers on November 10

November 2007
Local musician, promoter, writer, and scholar Jack McCray illuminates the Charleston music scene

November 2011
Ready to dive into that Thanksgiving-to-New Year’s merrymaking marathon? You will be after conductor and artistic...

November 2010
With the Charleston Symphony Orchestra in reorganizational limbo, we recommend, for your classical music fix, a busy...

From big band and Latin to bop and contemporary, the local jazz scene blows hot and cool with shimmering sound and fury

November 2010
Playing upon natural rhythm and a lifelong passion for music, Charleston Jazz Orchestra artistic director Charlton...

November 2010
The 3 Dudes hit the Charleston music scene on a high note

July 2010
Dusting off some Charleston favorites

May 2010
Bolstered by reinvigorated venues, a surge of artists and creative entrepreneurs, and a strengthening reputation as a...

February 2010
Two festivals share the spotlight on the local music stage

April 2009
Charleston Jazz Orchestra pays tribute to an American legend