Archive for the ‘Interviews’ Category
I had a talk with Brian Bartoldus, Artistic Director and Conductor of Handel Choir of Baltimore (full disclosure: also my conductor) about the concert on March 10th, celebrating English poetry and named for a work describing the birth of the universe through an organ’s pipes.
Clarinettist, composer, and conductor, Jorg Widmann, will join the Hagen Quartet for a program that includes compositions by himself, Mozart, and Dvorak at Shriver Hall. SHCS Excutive Director, Catherine Cochran, is excited!
Four years in the making, the extraordinary exhibition Monsters & Myths: Surrealism and War in the 1930s and 1940s has been curated by Oliver Shell, the Baltimore Museum of Art’s Associate Curator of European Art. He shares his thoughts.
The Art of Fugue, a suite for solo cello, choral motets, and more will be on the bill for the annual Bach Marathon at St. David’s in Roland Park. Douglas Buchanan is the Director of Music Ministries for the Music Series at St. David’s.
The Chesapeake Shakespeare Company is presenting the Bard’s Henry IV Parts I and II through the end of March. The Founding Artistic Director of the company is Ian Gallanar.
After being displaced for a season and a half, the Shriver Hall Concert Series is returning to their newly renovated namesake hall with the annual Piagorsky cello recital, featuring Johannes Moser and Till Fellner. Here is the series Executive Director, Catherine Cochran.
In a drive to increase exposure to live music for young audiences and help engage and inspire the next generation of symphony goers, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra has launched a new initiative called Young and Free. Here is the BSO’s Vice President & General Manager, Tonya McBride Robles.
The spring semester of the Odyssey program at John Hopkins University offers Bach, opera, theater and more. Here is the program Director, Douglas Blackstone.
Shakespeare’s late play, Cymbeline—set in ancient Britain—blends comedy, tragedy, romance, and adventure. Tom Delise is directing it for the Baltimore Shakespeare Factory.
An exhibition of illuminated manuscripts from 13th-18th centuries is on display at the Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College in Annapolis. I spoke to Art Educator, Lucinda Edinberg .