Alexander Series History


Alexander Brailowsky, pianist

NC Symphony Orchestra

Greg Colson, pianist

Three in Concert, percussion



Norman Luboff Choir

Lionel Hampton and Orchestra

Pittsburgh Symphony

Triangle Symphony Orchestra

Dame Judith Anderson



Teresa Stratas, soprano

Paganini Quartet

Ferrante and Teicher, pianists

Fred Waring and the Pennsylvanians

Paris Chamber Orchestra



Jorge Bolet, pianist

New York Woodwind Quintet

Houston Symphony Orchestra



New York Brass Quintet

Orchestra Michelangelo de Firenze

Sabicas, guitarist

Westminster Choir

National Symphony Orchestra



Warsaw Quintet

Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

Chamber Symphony of Philadelphia

Fred Waring and the Pennsylvanians

Alma Trio

National Ballet



Roger Wagner Chorale

Robert Merrill, baritone

Andres Segovia, guitarist

Detroit Symphony Orchestra

Van Cliburn, pianist



Osipov Balalaika Orchestra with the Stars of the Bolshoi Opera

Vienna Choir Boys

Arthur Rubinstein, pianist

Stockholm Philharmonic

Henryk Szeryng, violinist

Abbey Singers



Anna Moffo, soprano

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Bach Aria Group

Ivan Davis, pianist

Jose Greco Flamenco Dance Company

Goldovsky Grand Opera Theatre: Don Giovanni



Sierra Leone National Dance Company

World’s Greatest Jazz Band

Jerome Hines, basso

London Symphony Orchestra

Grant Johannesen, pianist

Isaac Stern, violinist



Cleveland Symphony Orchestra

Gary Graffman, piano and Leonard Rose, cello

Beverly Wolff, soprano

I Solisti di Zagreb Chamber Orchestra

First Moog Quartet



Bayanihan Philippine Dance Company

Philippe Entremont, pianist

Vienna Johann Strauss Orchestra

The Paul Hill Chorale

Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra

Marcel Marceau



Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra

PDQ Bach

Paul Kuentz Chamber Orchestra of Paris

Garrick Ohlsson, pianist

Christopher Parkening, guitarist

Royal Uppsala Chorus of Sweden



Lorimer and Zukerman, guitar and flute

Tashi Chamber Ensemble

New York Brass Quintet

Jan de Gaetani, vocalist

Kyung Wha Chung, violinist

Murray Perahia, pianist

Paul Winter Consort

Rhondo Dance Theatre

NC Dance Theatre



Abbey Simon, pianist

Waverly Consort

Detroit Symphony Orchestra

Preservation Hall Jazz Band

John and Richard Contiguglia, duo piano

Guarneri String Quartet



Ruth Lardeo, pianist

Sinichi Suzuki Talent Education tour

Canadian Brass Quintet

Beaux Arts Trio

Norman Luboff Choir

Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra

Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute, and Robert V. LaCroix, piano



Jorge Bolet, pianist

Piedmont Chamber Orchestra

Christopher Parkening, guitar

Eugene Fodor, violin

TASHI Chamber Ensemble



Woody Herman and his Big Band

Claude Frank, pianist

Music For A Whle Renaissance Ensemble

Zurich Chamber Orchestra

Victor Borge



Empire Brass Quintet

Julliard String Quartet

Carlos Montoya, guitar

Pressler and Bressler, piano and tenor

Charles Rosen, piano



Norman Luboff Choir

Shura Cherkassky, piano

Manhattan Woodwind Quintet

Michael Lorimer, guitar



Peter Serkin, piano

Elly Ameling, soprano

Soviet Emigre Chamber Orchestra

Balcom and Morris, soprano and pianist

Julius Baker, flute

Tokyo String Quartet

Gregg Smith Singers



Anton Kuerti, pianist

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

The Romeros

Charlotte Symphony Orchestra

Lynn Harrell, cello



Tokyo String Quartet

Janina Fialkowska, pianist

Vienna Choir Boys

Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra

Marvis Martin, soprano



Concert Soloists of Philadelphia

Jean-Philippe Collard, piano

Bach Aria Group

Viktoria Mullova, violin



Suzuki Talent Education Tour

Burl Ives

ECU and North Carolina Symphony Orchestras

Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

Alicia de Larrocha, piano



Tonkünstler Orchestra of Vienna

King’s Singers

ECU and North Carolina Symphony Orchestras with Lynn Harrell, cellist

Eugene Istomin, pianist

Woody Herman and Richard Stolzman

Empire Brass Quintet



The Ohio Ballet

Wynton Marsalis, trumpet

The Atlanta Symphony


NC Shakespeare Festival: Love’s Labour’s Lost

New York Gilbert and Sullivan Players: Pirates of Penzance

Polish National Radio Orchestra

ECU and North Carolina Symphony Orchestras with pianist Karen Shaw

Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin




Beaux Arts Trio

NC Shakespeare Festival: Twelfth Night

World Opera Theatre: Carmen

NC Dance Theatre with the ECU Symphony

Cannes Chamber Orchestra with Ransom Wilson

Dream Girls

Jose Corcarelli, pianist

Shalom ’90

Swingle Singers


Itzhak Perlman, violin



PDQ Bach

Carol Channing, comedienne

Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra

A Christmas Carol


New York Gilbert and Sullivan Players: The Mikado

Into the Woods

Van Cliburn Gold Medalist Alexei Sultanov

ECU and North Carolina Symphony Orchestras with Horacio Guitteriez

Oakland Ballet

South Pacific



Glasnost Ballet

Billy Bishop Goes to War

Andre-Michel Schub, pianist

World Opera Theatre: La Traviata

United States Marine Corps Band

ISO & The Bobs

Boys Choir of Harlem

Philharmonia Hungarica with Yeh. Menuhin


Roger Williams with the ECU Symphony Orchestra

Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi, cello



Kingston Trio

Emanuel Ax and Yo Yo Ma

Ray Charles

Hanover Band of London

Buddy Holly Story

Waverly Consort

Dmitri Ratser, piano

National Orchestra of Spain

Smoke on the Mountain

Martha Graham Dance Ensemble

King’s Singers

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company



The Limeliters

Canadian Brass

Lar Lubovitch Dancers

Van Cliburn Gold Medalist Simone Pedroni

Bolshoi Symphony Orchestra

Canterbury Tales

A Christmas Carol

Best Little Whorehouse in Texas


Louisville Orchestra

Sarasota Ballet

Sunday in the Park With George

Tony Bennett



The Capitol Steps

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

American String Quartet with Valery Kuleshov, piano

My Fair Lady

Teatro de Danza Española

Washington Ballet

Forever Plaid

Russian National Orchestra

Albert McNeil Jubilee Singers

ECU and North Carolina Symphony Orchestras with Cory Cerovcek, violin

Jerry Hadley, tenor

Alfred Brendel, piano



The Four Freshmen

Tap Dance Kid

Summit Brass

Misha Dichter, piano

The Swingle Singers

World Opera Theatre: The Marriage of Figaro

Veryovka Ukrainian National Dance Company

Midori, violin

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic

Bolshoi Ballet Ensemble

New Vic Theatre: The Hunchback of Notre Dame



1964…The Tribute

North Carolina Dance Theatre

London Chamber Orchestra

Always…Patsy Cline

World Opera Theatre: The Barber of Seville

Maynard Ferguson and His Big Bop Noveau Band

Anonymous 4

Vienna Choir Boys

Bolshoi Symphony Orchestra

Flying Karamazov Brothers

Taylor 2 Dancers

Julian Bream, guitarist/lutenist



Count Basie Orchestra

Papa Doo Run Run

Quartetto Gelato

World Opera Theatre: Carmen

Ballet Hispanico

St. Paul Chamber Orchestra with Emanuel Ax

Georgian State Dance Company

Berlin Symphony Orchestra


Van Cliburn Silver Medalist



Dave Brubeck Quartet

Van Cliburn Gold medalist Jon Nakamatsu

Yesterday – Tribute to the Beatles

Idols of the King

St. Petersburg State Symphony

Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio

Alvin Ailey Dance Ensemble

Russian National Ballet: Swan Lake

Gilbert and Sullivan’s HMS Pinafore

Doc Watson and Dave Grisman



International Sejong Soloists with flutist Eugenia Zukerman

Harry Belafonte

World Opera Theatre: Don Giovanni

Don Cossacks of Rostov


Hoagy Carmichael Centennial Celebration

Minnesota Orchestra with violinist Pinchas Zukerman

Andre-Michel Schub

Carolina Ballet Theatre



Even Stephen’s Tribute to Elton John

Black Watch

Riders in the Sky

Marcus Roberts Trio


Scholars of London

Bolshoi Symphony Orchestra

Porgy and Bess

Brazilian Guitar Quartet

Garth Fagan Dance

Loonis McGlohon Trio



Terrence Blanchard

Eroica Trio

Mark O’Connor/Metamorphosen

Judy Collins

BBC Orchestra


“Strike up the Band”

Ballet:  Spartacus

Van Cliburn Gold Medalist Stanislav Ioudenitch 



Parsons Dance Company

Paul Winter Consort

Three Mo’ Tenors

La Boheme

Van Cliburn Gold Medalist Olga Kern

Hungarian National Philharmonic

American Repertory Dance

Baltimore Consort

Dianne Reeves



National Theatre of the Deaf: Oh! Figaro 

Shanghai Symphony

Gil Shaham, violinist

Opera:  Rigoletto

Sean Curran Dance Company

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Paragon Ragtime Orchestra

Ballet:  Cinderella

Bolcom and Morris (singer/pianist)



Beaux Arts Trio

Take 6

Virsky Ukrainian Dance Company

Turtle Island String Quartet

Opera Verdi Europa: Aida

Prague Symphony Orchestra

Love Letters, starring Eva Marie Saint

National Symphony Orchestra

Janice Martin, violinist

St. Petersburg State Ballet Theatre



Dallas Brass

Opera Verdi Europa: Macbeth

Munich Symphony Orchestra

Pilobolous II

Van Cliburn

Unforgettable: the Nat King Cole Story

Black Watch

Russian National Ballet

B. J. Ward in Stand Up Opera



Pianist Alexander Kobrin

Tierney Sutton Band

New York Gilbert and Sullivan Players: Pirates of Penzance

Caine Mutiny Court-Martial

Violinist Hilary Hahn

NC Symphony Orchestra

Koresh Dance Company

Moscow Festival Ballet: Don Quixote

Emerson String Quartet



Jose Limon Dance Company

Pianist Olga Kern

Aquila Theatre Co: Julius Caesar

Aquila Theatre Co: CATCH-22 

RING OF FIRE: The Music of Johnny Cash

Empire Brass Quintet

Monterey Jazz Festival 50th Anniversary Tour

State Symphony Orchestra of Mexico

St. Petersburg Ballet Co: Romeo and Juliet

Garrison Keillor: Lake Wobegone Days



North Carolina Symphony Orchestra


Marvin Hamlisch with the ECU Symphony Orchestra

King’s Singers

Chu-Fang Huang, piano

Nathan Gunn and John Wustman

Russian National Ballet: Giselle



Rhythm and Passion

Reduced Shakespeare Company: The Complete Works of Wm. Shakespeare, Abridged

Yeol Eum Son, piano

Chuck Davis African American Dance Ensemble

St. Lawrence String Quartet

Moscow State Ballet

Imani Winds


Suzanne Vega

Mike Super



Takacs Quartet

John Pizzarelli

Lily Tomlin

Emile Pandolfi

Opole, the National Philharmonic of Poland

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company

Doug Varone and Dancers

Doug Varone and Dancers: Stripped

Midori Contemporary Recital Tour

Russian National Ballet: Romeo and Juliet


Tiempo Libre

Spam Allstars



Ballet Memphis

Chris Botti

Natalie Cole

David Dorfman Dance

Green Grass Cloggers

JACK Quartet

Donald Lawrence

New York Voices

Preservation Hall Jazz Band

United States Marine Band: The President’s Own

Ben Vereen



Bill Cosby

Urban Bush Women

Panorama Jazz Band

Connecting Crossroads: Daniel Bernard Roumain and Laurelyn Dossett

Raleigh Ringers

New Century Chamber Orchestra

Nordic Voices

River North Dance Chicago

Frank Vignola Trio

Bobby McFerrin

Igudesman and Joo: Big Nightmare Music, with the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra



Doc Severinsen and His Big Band

Joshua Bell

Walnut Street Theatre: Driving Miss Daisy

Official Blues Brothers Revue

The Capitol Steps

Di Wu, piano, with the ECU Symphony Orchestra



Canadian Brass

Red Priest

Mark O’Connor and Friends


Koresh Dance

John Lithgow: Stories by Heart

Nina Kotova, piano, with the ECU Symphony Orchestra

Roomful of Teeth

Down East Talent Search

Transactors Improv



National Circus and Acrobats of the People’s Repubilc of China

Van Cliburn medalist Haochen Zhang with the ECU Symphony


Simply Sinatra

Rising Stars of the Metropolitan Opera


Dave Barry

US Army Field Band and Soldier’s Chorus

Down East Talent Search

Black Violin



United States Marine Band: The President’s Own

Branford Marsalis Quartet with Kurt Elling

Parsons Dance Company

The Other Mozart

The Hot Sardines

National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine

Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir

Russian National Ballet Theatre: Tchaikovsky Gala

The Nile Project



Catherine Russell and John Pizzarelli: Billie and Blue Eyes

Vienna Boys Choir

Ronald K. Brown/Evidence Dance

Dorrance Dance: Myelination

Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra

Golden Dragon Acrobats

Broadway Backstage

U.S. Army Field Band and Soldiers’ Chorus



VOCES8: Underneath the Stars

Sons of Serendip: Christmas Beyond the Lights

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

Ensemble Melange

International Guitar Night

M5: Mexican Brass

Lucky Plush Productions: The Rooming House

Broadway’s Next H!T Musical





Akademie fur alte Musik Berlin

Yamato: The Drummers of Japan


Blackbox Dance Theatre’s PATRIOT
The Opera Locos
The Tannahill Weavers
The Great DuBois
Vitaly: An Evening of Wonders


The Second City
Take 6
The Peking Acrobats
Time for Three
Servire Chorus