Archive for the ‘Interviews’ Category

Mar. 26 2015

A capella singing spanning the centuries

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

      The vocal ensemble, third practice, is presenting a program in Baltimore on Sunday afternoon. Their artistic director, Brian Bartoldus, came in to discuss madrigals.     Related posts: Yo Lassus! Long time no see. Shriver’s final concert of the year A debut for Shriver

Mar. 20 2015

Bach, Bach, and more Bach

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | 2 Comments

                The music series at St. David’s episcopal church in Roland Park is presenting its 39th annual Bach Marathon from 2 to 7 p.m. on Sunday. Director, organist, and pianist  Douglas Buchanan  is coordinating it all, and he talks about it here  …         Related […]

Feb. 24 2015

Fret Fest

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

Peabody is presenting its 6th annual Fret Festival. Guitarist and organizer, Zane Forshee, came to talk about it.                   Related posts: Angel or Devil? Truth Is More Compelling Than Fiction The Melodies of Brahms With Denyce Graves and no Hands!

Feb. 17 2015

Honoring Two Great Ladies of Music

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

In honor of Black History Month, Baltimore Concert Opera is presenting This Little Light of Mine: The Stories of Marian Anderson and Leontyne Price. Commissioned by Cincinnatti Opera, this one-woman “live documentary” will be performed by its creator, critically acclaimed soprano and narrator Adrienne Danrich. Recently, I had the pleasure of speaking to Julia Cooke, […]

Feb. 12 2015

A debut for Shriver

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

    The young Jerusalem Quartet is making its debut on the Shriver Hall Concert Series this weekend with works by Haydn, Schulhoff, and Schubert.         The series President, Stephen Jacobsohn talks to me about it here…     Related posts: Discovering young artists Out of the ordinary recital at Shriver Hall […]

Feb. 09 2015

World premiere at StillPointe Theatre

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

            A cross between science fiction and a love story is how Kimberley Lynne describes her new play. She came to the studio to talk about it.       Related posts: 3rd Annual Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Academy Made in Berlin Gidon Kremer makes rare appearance

Feb. 09 2015

The BMA’s new American Wing

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

                        The new American Wing at the Baltimore Museum of Art is a wonderful place to lose yourself. It is the vision, largely, of the BMA’s Senior Curator of Decorative Arts and American Painting & Sculpture, David Park Curry, who came in to talk to […]

Feb. 05 2015

Historic day for the BSO

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

Ten years ago today, February 5th 2005, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra celebrated its first concert at the Music Center at Strathmore with a program featuring Yo Yo Ma and then Music Director, Yuri Temirkanov. A decade on, BSO President and CEO, Paul Meecham, looks back.                     […]

Feb. 02 2015

Fascinating play at FPCT

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

The 2011 award winning play by Jon Robin Baitz (The West Wing, Brothers & Sisters) is being presented at Fells Point Corner Theatre through this weekend. Director, Michael Byrne Semarel, came to talk about it.                 Related posts: BMA Print By Print Extended Interview March for the Animals is […]

Jan. 15 2015

Gidon Kremer makes rare appearance

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

                  The Latvian violinist, Gidon Kremer, will be sharing the stage with Russian pianist Daniil Trifonov and Lithuanian cellist Giedre Dirvanauskaite for a program of music by Schubert, Mozart, and Rachmaninoff, as well as a little known Polish composer whose work Kremer champions. The Shriver Hall Concert […]

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