440th Army Band to Perform at Tryon Palace Fourth of July Weekend

The 440th Army Band will give a free performance on the Tryon Palace South Lawn overlooking the Trent River in downtown New Bern Sunday, July 3. Gates open at 5 p.m. and the concert begins at 7 p.m. The 440th Army Band has served as North Carolina's National Guard Band under several designations...
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‘Letters from Home’ Brings USO-Inspired Holiday Show to Tryon Palace

Bombshell Duo promises ‘A Christmas to Remember’ Friday, Dec. 18 Letters from Home, also known as “America’s Bombshell Duo,” will deliver a high-energy dose of holiday nostalgia to Tryon Palace’s North Carolina History Center with “A Christmas to Remember.” Filled with laughter, memories, songs,...
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USAF Band Tuning Up for Free Concerts at Palace’s Cullman Hall

Performances to be held Nov. 10-11 at 7pm The United States Air Force Heritage Brass will play two free concerts Nov. 10-11 at Cullman Performance Hall, located in Tryon Palace’s North Carolina History Center. Both performances will begin at 7 p.m. The Heritage Brass is a pioneering symphonic brass...
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Voices of the Harlem Renaissance Revisited at NC History Center

Tryon Palace African American Lecture Series continues Sept. 17 Voices from the gilded era of the Harlem Renaissance will resound at the North Carolina History Center Thursday, Sept. 17, from 7-8:30 p.m., for the Tryon Palace African American Lecture Series. Antuan Hawkins and Sharon Mervin will...
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North Carolina Symphony to Give Free Concert at Tryon Palace May 31

Works from Mozart, Liszt, Rossini, and more in “Concerts in Your Community” The North Carolina Symphony will give a free outdoor concert Sunday, May 31, at 7:30 p.m. on the South Lawn at New Bern’s historic Tryon Palace. Symphony Associate Conductor David Glover will lead the orchestra in “Concerts...
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Jazz Pioneers Come Alive for Free Concert at Tryon Palace

Longtime band director leads performers in tribute May 21 The halls of the North Carolina History Center in historic downtown New Bern will echo with the sounds of jazz greats like Louis Armstrong and Fats Waller beginning at 7 p.m., Thursday, May 21. Charles Richberg, retired Kinston High School...
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‘Mamas Got the Blues’ Offers Live Music, Film Experience at Tryon Palace

African American Lecture Series showcases female blues and jazz greats March 19 The works of female jazz and blues icons will come together March 19 during “Mama’s Got the Blues,” a free multimedia production by blues guitarist and singer songwriter Ruth Wyand, and filmmaker Jean Antolini. Held as...
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Tryon Palace Makes ConventionSouth Magazine's Top Southern Sites

Palace historic sites and gardens named one of 22 top spots for social events Tryon Palace Historic Sites and Gardens have been named one of the 22 Attractions in the South for Sizzling Social Events by the editors of ConventionSouth magazine. ConventionSouth, a national multimedia resource for...
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