Archive for the ‘Interviews’ Category

Oct. 30 2016

Of Radiance and Light

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

  Age is relative when it comes to a composer like Alistair Coleman who wrote his first piece of music 7 years ago when he was 10. Alistair Coleman’s Of Radiance and Light was commissioned by the National Philharmonic and will be performed by the National Philharmonic Chorale in a program of English choral music […]

Oct. 29 2016

Anne Boleyn – she of the 1,000 days

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

Lesley Malin, Managing Director of the Chesapeake Shakespeare Company, has assembled an all-woman production crew for the company’s production of Anne of the Thousand Days by Maxwell Anderson. Lesley came in to talk about the production.        

Oct. 28 2016

The music of Michael Hersh at St. David’s

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

                      The St. David’s Music Series is presenting the world premiere of Michael Hersch’s only choral work From Ecclesiastes on the November First Friday Series, along with both of Hersch’s sonatas for unaccompanied ‘cello performed by Lavena Johanson. The Music Director of the series, Douglas Buchanan, came in to talk […]

Oct. 20 2016

Get into the Halloween Spirit with The Phantom of the Opera!

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

Last year Jonathan and I were thrilled by Occasional Symphony’s performance of music accompanying the silent film Nosferatu. They’re BA-ACK…with Rupert Julian’s classic silent film The Phantom of the Opera Sunday, Oct. 30, at 5:00 PM and again Monday, Oct. 31 at 7:30 PM.  Occasional Symphony will perform some bone chilling classics and new music […]

Oct. 19 2016

SHCS welcomes ASMF Chamber Ensemble

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

      In 1958, the late violinist and conductor Neville Marriner, who died earlier this month, founded the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields in London. This fall, we welcome the Academy Chamber Ensemble to Baltimore for the opening concert of the 2016-2017 Shriver Hall Concert Series. The Executive Director of SHCS Catherine Cochran […]

Oct. 15 2016

Matisse/Diebenkorn

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

        The Baltimore Museum of Art is pairing the iconic French painter, Henri Matisse, with American painter, Richard Diebenkorn, in the largest exhibition of its kind to explore the influence that Matisse had on Diebenkorn. The curator is Katy Rothkopf, and she came to share her enthusiasm.           […]

Oct. 12 2016

“Friends and Rivals”

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

          Pro Music Rara opens its next season on Sunday, October 16th. Their Board Chairman James Anthony came in to talk about the intriguingly titled opening concert.      

Oct. 03 2016

Baltimore debut for the Argus Quartet

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

        The up-and-coming Argus Quartet is the Ensemble-in-Residence for the 2016-2017 music series at St. David’s in Roland Park. The Music Director of the series, Douglas Buchanan, is very excited to be hosting them.    

Sep. 28 2016

BCO and Rossini’s breakthrough opera

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

                Baltimore Concert Opera is opening their 2016-2017 season with Rossini’s early opera seria, Tancredi. BCO’s Managing Director Courtney Kalbacker came in to talk about it.        

Sep. 13 2016

9-13-16 BSO Gala With Itzak Perlman!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

This coming Saturday (9/17) the Baltimore Symphony will begin their season with a gala performance featuring Itzhak Perlman playing the Mendelssohn Violin concerto.  Maestro Perlman was kind enough to give me some time to ask him about the Mendelssohn Concerto and his instrument.  If you would like more information you can go to BSOMusic.org or […]

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