Archive for the ‘Interviews’ Category
In a program called Soul Seeds, conductor, Arian Khaefi, and the Handel Choir of Baltimore explore how composers use texts – ranging from Gaelic poetry to the Hebrew alphabet – to create their own musical vocabulary.
Mezzo soprano, Susan Graham, and pianist, Malcolm Martineau, explore Schumann’s song cycle Frauenliebe und –leben through the lens of composers ranging from Grieg to Granados. Shriver Hall Concert Series Executive Director, Catherine Cochran, came to talk about this extraordinary recital.
The Baltimore Shakespeare Factory is presenting Antony and Cleopatra until the anniversary of the Bard’s birthday, April 23rd. BSF’s Education Director, Jonas Grey, came to talk about the production.
Baltimore Concert Opera’s celebration of the 225th anniversary of Rossini’s birth concludes with Semiramide, a tour de force of bel canto-era opera seria. Here’s the BCO’s Managing Director, Courtney Kalbacker.
Baltimore Musicales is celebrating the season with a program they’re calling “Spring Awakening.” Founder, Executive Director, and soprano, Thea Tullman Moore, has more.
Music at St. David’s is presenting the 41st annual Bach Marathon this Sunday from 2-7pm at St. David’s Episcopal Church in Roland Park. Here’s the Director of Music Ministries, Douglas Buchanan.
The B&O Railroad Museum in Baltimore offers adventures of railroad history and train rides across the birthplace of American railroading. The Director of the museum, Courtney Wilson, came in to talk about special events for women’s month, and more.
The Spring Music Series at Bowie State University’s Fine and Performing Arts Center starts this Friday, March 10 with a performance by the Washington Women in Jazz Festival. Earlier this week, I spoke with the series’ director, Armando Bayolo, about Friday’s concert.
The grand reopening of Baltimore Center Stage, following a year-long renovation, showcases Mary Zimmerman’s adaptation of the ancient Chinese fable, The White Snake. It’s on in the newly reconfigured Head Theater, with music composed, improvised, and performed by a quartet led by Music Director, Jeff Song, who came in to talk to us about it. […]