South Carolina Philharmonic


Star Wars music to set scene for 2017 total eclipse

A matinee concert of Star Wars saga music with Jedi conductor Morihiko Nakahara and the S.C. Phil will set the scene for total eclipse darkness in Columbia.

Reviewed: American Originals

Joined by Bela Fleck, the S.C. Phil delivered a well-timed exploration of American music

"Conduct the Phil" visits S.C. DJJ

Children at the S.C. Dept. of Juvenile Justice were treated to a "Conduct the Phil" event.

Béla Fleck returns to debut his new concerto

Béla Fleck returns with his new banjo concerto – commissioned in part by the S.C. Phil Saturday, Nov. 12.

Reviewed: Oktoberfest!

Rocky start, convincing finish at the orchestra’s "Oktoberfest" concert

An Oktoberfest of German, Lutheran musical traditions

Oktoberfests are ubiquitous, but the S.C. Phil’s highlights German and Lutheran musical traditions – and sausage and beer.

Reviewed: Russian Fireworks

The first Masterworks concert of the season was a fiery evening of Russian music.

‘Russian Fireworks’ to set off new season

Familiar faces are set to light the fuse on some Russian Fireworks and set off a new S.C. Phil Masterworks Series.

S.C. Philharmonic announces 26-concert new season

The S.C. Philharmonic heads into a new season of concerts – on and off-stage – “on fire with energy” and “at the top of [its] game” according to recent critical reviews.

Vivid, enchanting music closes S.C. Phil season

Music that evokes vivid mental imagery ranging from fairytale fancy to frightening closes the season Saturday, April 16.