Join us for the 39th Season!

All concerts for 2022-2023 season are performed in

Orringer Auditorium at Craven Community College

800 College Ct., New Bern, NC 28562

Together Again

Fri., Sept. 23, 2022

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Back by popular demand, local singers Alisa Mike and John Van Dyke along with their special guests Emir Garcia and Jessica Cruz will share the stage for Craven Concert’s opening act for the 2022-2023 season. These artists are well known for their contributions to New Bern’s music and theatre scene. 
Craven Concerts brought them together onstage for the first time in 2021, they will AGAIN take the stage in 2022 and present an evening of cabaret, Broadway, jazz and popular music.

The Everly Set

Fri., Oct. 28, 2022

Thank you to The Cowey Agency, our Silver Sponsor! 

“...BEST crowd response ever!...”

- Loyd Kirby, ICC Performing Arts, IL

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  • Sean Altman is the Founder of Rockapella

  • Jack Skuller Won Songwriters Hall of Fame Holly Prize

The Everly Set takes you back to 1957 when Phil and Don Everly first supercharged the vocal sound of Rock-n-Roll with their unique style of harmonies. Lead Singers Sean and Jack keep this great music alive with renditions of Wake Up Little Susie, When Will I Be Loved and more. Golden Hits Celebration.

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Alina Kiryayeva

Thurs., Feb. 23, 2023

“...There are only a few people that talented in this world...”

Alina will present in concert "Modern Piano"- the infusion of popular melodies and classical style. Prepare to be dazzled by World premieres, virtuosic arrangements of famous tunes such as “Barbie Girl”, “The Sound of Silence”, and the theme from television's celebrated hit, 'Downton Abbey'.

Professional concert pianist and chamber musician Alina Kiryayeva is globally renowned for her potent command of the instrument, her unique interpretations and innovative programming. Just as much, she has been praised for enchanting audiences with philosophical insight and charismatic stage presence.

 

Ms. Kiryayeva has performed in more than a dozen countries, including her native Ukraine, the U.S., Russia, Mexico, France, Germany, Austria, Italy, Holland and Japan.

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Judy Carmichael

Wed., April 26, 2023

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“Astounding, flawless and captivating.” 

- The New York Times 

Stride Pianist with Guitar.

Judy Carmichael is one of the world’s leading interpreters of stride and swing piano. Her talents have taken her all over the world from Carnegie Hall to the Guggenheim Museum in Venice, Italy. The high-energy program is a romp through the Great American Songbook combined with Judy’s wit and humor. Swinging Piano, Sultry Vocals, and Sassy Humor.

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