“That was a fantastic program last evening., The band is so great, you’ve done a magical job with them as I watched them grow over the years. Thanks again. See you at the Sunrise.”

George Baehne Oct. 6, 2012
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Remember the Importance of the Arts.

The Heart of Carolina Jazz Society/Orchestra Urges You to Vote
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Summer Guest Artists Series at Depot Park (supported in part by a grant from the Lee County Arts Council)

Aug. 9 7pm – 9pm Yolanda Rabun, guest vocalist with the Heart of Carolina Jazz Orchestra
Sept. 13 7pm – 9pm Demetria Carter, guest vocalist with the Heart of Carolina Jazz Orchestra

Heart of Carolina Jazz Orchestra Guest Artist Series:

Oct. 5 – Steve Turre, who is trombonist on the Saturday Night Live show, and one of the busiest players on the jazz scene. Steve is regularly on top of all major jazz polls.

Nov. 16. 8pm at the Sunrise theatre in Southern Pines, NC
Marlene VerPlanck guest vocalist with the Heart of Carolina Jazz Orchestra. Marlene sang with us a few years ago in a sold out performance. It’s great to have her back again!

Feb. 15 and 16 – Virginia Mayhew, saxophonist, composer, and band leader from New York in a celebration of Women in Jazz and also the music of Mary Lou Williams.

Yolanda Rabun

Demetria Carter