North Carolina Symphony Performance

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm

WEATHER UPDATE: Due to inclement weather, the North Carolina Symphony Performance has been moved indoors to the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center, located at 203 South Front Street! The Convention Center is allowing people to bring food; however, the food must be eaten outside on the veranda. Unfortunately, food will be not be allowed in the actual ballroom during the performance.

The North Carolina Symphony Orchestra returns to Tryon Palace for its annual free concert on the picturesque South Lawn.

This concert is presented in partnership with the New Bern series of the North Carolina Symphony. Gates open at 5 p.m., performance begins at 7:30 p.m. 

To enjoy music in this beautiful waterfront setting that borders the Trent River and is surrounded by beautiful gardens, Tryon Palace invites you to bring your own chairs, blankets, and dinner, but please leave pets and alcoholic beverages at home.


Mozart: Overture to The Magic Flute
Grieg: Wedding Day at Troldhaugen
Vaughan Williams: English Folk Song Suite
Mozart: Eine kleine Nachtmusik
Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture
Rossini: Overture to The Barber of Seville
Smetana: Dance of the Comedians from The Bartered Bride
Von Suppé: Overture to Light Cavalry


North Carolina Symphony
Wesley Schulz, Conductor


The Symphony shares great moments in classical music, including Mozart’s The Magic Flute and Eine kleine Nachtmusik, Rossini’s The Barber of Seville, and Berlioz’sRoman Carnival Overture.

Tryon Palace South Lawn

Event Price

Free and open to the public
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