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  1. Sights and Sounds Concert Series: Live Music Soiree and A Late Quartet (Canceled)

    CANCELED - Saturday, May 12 | 6:15 pm

    The NCMA and Chamber Music Raleigh present a special movie-music combo: a performance by Oak City String Quartet followed by the film A Late Quartet, starring Philip...

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  2. Sights and Sounds Concert Series: Symphony Winds

    Sunday, May 13 | 2 pm

    The woodwind quintet Symphony Winds performs the music of Czech composer Leoš Janáček and North Carolina composer Charles Delaney. Called “a hidden treasure” by Indy Week,...

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  3. Sights and Sounds Concert Series: North Carolina Viol Consort

    Sunday, May 20 | 2 pm

    The viol da gamba resembles a violin, sounds like a viola, and is played like a cello. Viol consorts are traditionally early music chamber ensembles that feature the viol...

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  4. First Aid Kit, with Jade Bird

    Friday, June 8 | 8 pm

    Member tickets on sale February 13
    Nonmember tickets on sale February 16

    Thanks to Swedish sister duo First Aid Kit, “Swedish Folk Americana” is now an actual thing. Klara...

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  5. Shovels and Rope, with Son Volt

    Saturday, June 16 | 8 pm

    Shovels and Rope is the remarkable duo of Michael Trent and Cary Ann Hearst, partners in life as well as in music, who’ve built a national following with their signature...

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  6. Mandolin Orange, with Charlie Parr

    Saturday, June 23 | 8 pm

    Member tickets on sale February 13
    Nonmember tickets on sale February 16

    We welcome back Andrew Marlin and Emily Frantz, who form the Chapel Hill–based folk duo Mandolin...

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  7. Lake Street Dive

    Thursday, July 12 | 8 pm

    Lake Street Dive is back with a new album called Free Yourself Up. (It releases May 4 on the Nonesuch label.) The Boston-based quartet met as students at the New England...

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  8. Dana Ruttenberg Dance Group Presents Naba 2.0

    Saturday, July 14 | 6 pm

    Tickets sold only through the Duke University Box Office, (919) 684-4444 or americandancefestival.org.

    In the NCMA’s latest collaboration with the American Dance Festival,...

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  9. Dana Ruttenberg Dance Group Presents Naba 2.0

    Saturday, July 14 | 8 pm

    Tickets sold only through the Duke University Box Office, (919) 684-4444 or americandancefestival.org.

    In the NCMA’s latest collaboration with the American Dance Festival,...

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  10. Dana Ruttenberg Dance Group Presents Naba 2.0

    Sunday, July 15 | 6 pm

    Tickets sold only through the Duke University Box Office, (919) 684-4444 or americandancefestival.org.

    In the NCMA’s latest collaboration with the American Dance Festival,...

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  11. Dana Ruttenberg Dance Group Presents Naba 2.0

    Sunday, July 15 | 8 pm

    Tickets sold only through the Duke University Box Office, (919) 684-4444 or americandancefestival.org.

    In the NCMA’s latest collaboration with the American Dance Festival,...

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  12. Dana Ruttenberg Dance Group Presents Naba 2.0

    Monday, July 16 | Noon

    Tickets sold only through the Duke University Box Office, (919) 684-4444 or americandancefestival.org.

    In the NCMA’s latest collaboration with the American Dance Festival,...

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  13. Dana Ruttenberg Dance Group Presents Naba 2.0

    Monday, July 16 | 2 pm

    Tickets sold only through the Duke University Box Office, (919) 684-4444 or americandancefestival.org.

    In the NCMA’s latest collaboration with the American Dance Festival,...

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  14. Dana Ruttenberg Dance Group Presents Naba 2.0

    Monday, July 16 | 6 pm

    Tickets sold only through the Duke University Box Office, (919) 684-4444 or americandancefestival.org.

    In the NCMA’s latest collaboration with the American Dance Festival,...

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  15. Dana Ruttenberg Dance Group Presents Naba 2.0

    Monday, July 16 | 8 pm

    Tickets sold only through the Duke University Box Office, (919) 684-4444 or americandancefestival.org.

    In the NCMA’s latest collaboration with the American Dance Festival,...

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  16. Dana Ruttenberg Dance Group Presents Naba 2.0

    Tuesday, July 17 | 6 pm

    Tickets sold only through the Duke University Box Office, (919) 684-4444 or americandancefestival.org.

    In the NCMA’s latest collaboration with the American Dance Festival,...

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  17. Dana Ruttenberg Dance Group Presents Naba 2.0

    Tuesday, July 17 | 8 pm

    Tickets sold only through the Duke University Box Office, (919) 684-4444 or americandancefestival.org.

    In the NCMA’s latest collaboration with the American Dance Festival,...

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  18. An Evening with The Mavericks

    Saturday, July 28 | 8 pm

    Led by the Miami-born “Caruso of country music,” Raul Malo, this roots-rock and country band with a Latin twist makes its second appearance at NCMA. All Music Guide calls...

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  19. Father John Misty with special guest Jenny Lewis

    Wednesday, August 1 | 8 pm

    In 2012, following a stint with indie folk rockers Fleet Foxes, Josh Tillman released the album Fear Fun—his eighth solo album but the first under the name Father John...

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  20. A Special Evening with Kishi Bashi and Jake Shimabukuro

    Friday, August 3 | 7:30 pm

    How often does a classical violinist win accolades for also sounding “synthtastic?” Seattle-born Kaoru Ishibashi ranks among the few. After studying film scoring at Berklee...

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  21. Paris Combo

    Saturday, August 4 | 8 pm

    We rarely pass up an opportunity to present the brilliant and irresistible French ensemble Paris Combo. Their visits to the U.S. are infrequent, and we’ve been fortunate to...

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  22. Trombone Shorty’s Voodoo Threauxdown Celebrating the Tricentennial of the City of New Orleans

    Saturday, August 18 | 6 pm

    Member tickets on sale February 14
    Nonmember tickets on sale February 20

    New Orleans celebrates its 300th anniversary in 2018. To celebrate his hometown's rich cultural...

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