Humanities Moments

Hearing an Orchestra for the First Time

Contributed by Charles Frazier, award-winning author of Cold Mountain, Varina, and other novels
Preparing for the North Carolina Symphony's visit
Charles Frazier recalls when the North Carolina Symphony traveled to the small towns of western NC on their annual state tour. The symphony’s visit to the rural and relatively isolated communities exposed Frazier and his classmates to a bold new type of sound—and a new way of thinking about art.

Title

Hearing an Orchestra for the First Time

Description

Charles Frazier recalls when the North Carolina Symphony traveled to the small towns of western NC on their annual state tour. The symphony’s visit to the rural and relatively isolated communities exposed Frazier and his classmates to a bold new type of sound—and a new way of thinking about art.

Source

The North Carolina Symphony

Contributor

Charles Frazier, award-winning author of Cold Mountain, Varina, and other novels

Identifier

charles-frazier-nc-symphony

Referrer

Robert Newman

Location