23-24 Season Announcement

Western Piedmont Symphony 243 Third Ave NE, Hickory, NC

Announcing our 2023-204 season of world-class performances!


Chamber Classics: the Balourdet Quartet

Drendel Auditorium, 243 3rd Ave NE, Hickory, NC 28601, USA 243 3rd Ave NE, Hickory, NC

The Chamber Classics Series closes with the award-winning, acclaimed Balourdet String Quartet. Works by Douglas Cuomo, Mendelssohn, and Beethoven.


Masterworks: The New Colossus

P.E. Monroe Auditorium 775 6th St NE, Hickory, NC

Tickets on sale August 15, 2022. The 22-23 Masterworks season closes with a multi-media storytelling concert experience. Nkeiru Okoye's personal response to 9/11, Voices Shouting Out, opens the concert. Acclaimed violinist Kinga Augustyn will perform the Korngold Concerto for Violin. The evening culminates with Peter Boyer's visual telling of the immigrant experience, Ellis Island: the Dream of America.

$25 – $45

Foothills Pops: Shaken, Not Stirred

J.E. Broyhill Civic Center, 1913 Hickory Blvd, Lenoir, NC 28645, USA 1395 Hickory Blvd SW

The music of Bond, James Bond. Featuring the exciting themes of the James Bond movie series and other spy thrillers, including Live and Let Die, You Only Live Twice, Skyfall, Peter Gunn, and more. Guest artist Thomas Pandolfi brings an exhilarating mix of prowess, cool confidence, and astonishing virtuosity to the evenings program highlight, the Bond Piano Concerto.

$25 – $45