Inaugurated in 1998, the Porter Center for Performing Arts at Brevard College has earned a reputation as one of the finest performance halls in the South. Named for North Carolina businessman and Brevard College Life Trustee Paul Porter, the Porter Center hosts performances at Brevard College
The Porter Center's Scott Concert Hall has seating for 700 (500 on the main floor, 200 in the balcony), terrific acoustics and unobstructed sight lines. The large stage can house a full symphony, yet it can be intimate enough for a solo guitar recital.
The hall's visual centerpiece is the glorious Kirkpatrick-Coleman Pipe Organ, a world-class instrument designed by master organ builder Daniel Jaeckel, featuring three manual divisions, 69 ranks, and 3,539