Smedes Parlor Concert Series

Saint Mary's School presents a highly acclaimed concert series in one of its most beautiful and historic buildings on campus. Smedes Parlor has a fine Steinway grand piano, excellent acoustics and a unique ambience, complete with elegant crystal chandeliers. All of this attracts some of the state's top musicians who return often to give concerts. Students enjoy music of the highest caliber in an unforgettable setting. Saint Mary's School students also perform recitals in this special hall.

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ANDREW TYSON, PIANO 

First Prize winner of 2015 Géza Anda International Competition

TUESDAY, APRIL 19, 8 p.m..  

"Evocations of Spain”

Music by Scarlatti, Ravel, Albeniz, Liszt 

 Free admission. Donations appreciated.


2015-2016
Concert Series

SEPTEMBER 19, 7 P.M.

Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival

Four Seasons concert is presented in cooperation with the Smedes Parlor Concert Series. 
Tickets: $30 adults; $10 students (Saint Mary's students/faculty free admission). Tickets available online or at the door.

OCTOBER 6, 8 P.M., Free

Kate Farrar, mezzo-sporano and Deborah Hollis, piano

NOVEMBER 12, $20/$15

Paderewski Piano Festival of raleigh

JANUARY 26, 2015

An Evening with Melanie Wilsden & Friends
Melanie Wilsden, oboe
Anne Whaley Laney, flute
Sam Almaguer, clarinet
Mike Cyzewski, E flat clarinet
Robert Baldwin, piano
works by Schumann, Ponchielli, Dutilleux

FEBRUARY 23

Songs of Southern Composers
Marlissa Hudson, soprano
David Heid, piano
works by William Grant Still, Heggie, Ward, Locklair, Price

APRIL 19

Andrew Tyson, piano
"Evocations of Spain"
music by Scarlattie, Ravel, Albeniz, Liszt