This month marks 25 years since Matthew Shepard, a gay University of Wyoming student, was kidnapped and brutally murdered.
The Winston-Salem Symphony has appointed its first female conductor to serve as Music Director — Michelle Merrill.
The Triad’s own Nia Imani Franklin, Miss America 2019, joins the Winston-Salem Symphony this month in concert.
Ed. Note: This story was originally published on September 15, 2017.
Musicians from the Winston-Salem and Greensboro symphonies are teaming up this weekend for a good cause. They are performing for free, and they're doing it to raise money for Syrian refugees.