Archive for the ‘Interviews’ Category

Dec. 13 2013

Shriver’s final concert of the year

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

The Miro Quartet, named for the artist Joan Miro, and the Israeli-born pianist, Shai Wosner are making their Shriver Hall Concert Series debuts on Sunday evening. Here’s the SHCS Executive Director with more …     Related posts: 8-25-13 Music In The Great Hall Begins Another Fine Season! Little known Verdi opera Shriver Hall Concert […]

Dec. 11 2013

That time of year!

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

It’s the season of Hallelujah choruses and sugar plum fairies! Here is the Baltimore Ballet Company offering.                   Related posts: Bodies in Motion Carlos’s Favorites! Pictures as dance

Oct. 21 2013

Bach’s monumental final statement

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

Tom Hall will direct the Baltimore Choral Arts Society in a presentation of Bach’s B Minor Mass on Sunday. He is prepared to go out on a limb about it!                             Related posts: Annapolis Symphony Performs Music By Mendelssohn 3/23 and 24 […]

Oct. 18 2013

The Walters and BMA now both headed by women Directors

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

              When Gary Vikan announced last year that we would be retiring from the Walters Art Museum after more than 27 years of service, including 18 years as Director, the general consensus was that he would be a very hard act to follow. Enter Julia Marciari-Alexander! It was my […]

Oct. 16 2013

Marlboro Music

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

 “Not only were the level of musicians far higher than any I had previously been exposed to, but what I encountered was one of the most familial, supportive and non-competitive atmospheres I have ever been in.” Since 1951, Marlboro Music has been creating collaborations between seasoned professionals and up-and-coming musicians in the rural atmosphere of […]

Oct. 10 2013

Happy Birthday, Verdi, and Kudos to Maestro Love!

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

Today is the bicentennial of Giuseppe Verdi’s birth, and this weekend, The Columbia Orchestra will celebrate with two performances of his dramatic, operatic Requiem. They’ll be joined by Choralis and guest soloists; you can click on the link below to hear my chat with The Columbia Orchestra’s Music Director, Jason Love.   When we spoke […]

Oct. 04 2013

Musica Callada

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

Silence might not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of music, but a concert this Saturday explores just that. Pianist and faculty member, Haskell Small, explains …                       Related posts: Chad Bowles is practicing what he preaches If You Have […]

Oct. 01 2013

Keeping it in the family

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

The Latvian-born cellist, Mischa Maisky, last appeared on the Shriver Hall Concert Series in 1982 – before his daughter, the pianist Lily Maisky, was born in Paris in 1987. Now, they will be appearing together on the series to open the 2013-2014 season on Sunday. Related posts: Out of the ordinary recital at Shriver Hall […]

Sep. 24 2013

Shriver Hall Concert Series gets bigger

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

This chamber music series is one of the wonderful success stories in the musical world — witness the fact that they have increased their season from eight to nine concerts for the 2013-2014 season. The SHCS Executive Director, Stephen Jacobsohn, came in to the studios to give us an overview of the new season.   […]

Sep. 24 2013

Chad Bowles is practicing what he preaches

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

            First and Franklin Presbyterian church has a very aptly named music series, the Spire Series. The steeple was completed in 1879 and, at 273 feet, is the tallest in Baltimore.   Chad Bowles, who is the Chair of the Piano Department at Peabody Preparatory, is presenting a varied program […]

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