Keith Lockhart

Matt Peiken | BPR News

Most people associate the Brevard Music Center with summer classical concerts featuring world-class performers in an open-air auditorium. Away from the spotlight, about 400 teens and twentysomethings come from around the country to spend most of their summer studying classical performance at Brevard Music Center.

ā€œIā€™m totally illiterate when it comes to pop culture, because my head is in classical music,ā€ said Myles McKnight, an 18-year-old violinist from Hendersonville.