Posts Tagged ‘Shriver Hall Concert Series’

Nov. 30 2016

The sound and movement of water in music

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          French pianist, Hélène Grimaud, returns to the Shriver Hall Concert Series with her Water program. Here is the Executive Director of Shriver Concerts, Catherine Cochran, with more.  

Nov. 15 2016

A Baltimore musical collaboration

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      The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and Shriver Hall Concert Series are collaborating to present the St. Lawrence String Quartet in a series of concerts celebrating the music of Beethoven. BSO’s General Manager, Tonya Robles, and Shriver Concerts’ Excecutive Director, Catherine Cochran, came in to talk about the variety of concerts taking place November […]

Nov. 02 2016

Shriver’s Piatigorsky Memorial Concert

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The Shriver Hall Concert Series presents a program each season in honor of the great cellist, Gregor Piatigorsky, and this year they feature the Argentinian cellist Sol Gabetta with French pianist Bertrand Chamayou. Here is SHCS Executive Director Catherine Cochran with more.              

Oct. 19 2016

SHCS welcomes ASMF Chamber Ensemble

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      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 […]

Mar. 03 2016

Shriver Hall’s 50th anniversary vocal concert

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The vocal recital from SHCS this season features the American lyric soprano, Nicole Cabell, whose sound has been described as “liquid gold,” and pianist, Susan Tang. Executive Director, Catherine Cochran, came to talk about their varied program.          

Feb. 02 2016

Gil Shaham premiers a new work by Jonathan Leshnoff

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                        The 3rd and last of the Shriver Hall Concert Hall 50th anniversary commissions, a Chamber Concerto for Violin and Orchestra by Baltimore composer, Jonathan Leshnoff, gets its world premiere from Gil Shaham. Here are the composer, and the Series’ Executive Director, Catherine Cochran. […]

Jan. 13 2016

“Chiara’s Diary”

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The Early Music group, Europa Galante, will be recreating the musical life at an all girls’ orphanage in Baroque-era Venice in their program at Shriver Hall. Here is Catherine Cochran with more …            

Dec. 02 2015

Maisky x 2

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        The father-daughter musical partners, Mischa Maisky, cello, and Lily Maisky, piano, are the next artists on the Shriver Hall Concert Series. Their program swings from high German Romanticism to 20th century compositions by Austrian, French, and Argentinian composers. Here is SHCS Director, Catherine Cochrane.      

Nov. 11 2015

The Takács Quartet at Shriver Hall

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  “The Takács Quartet are matchless, their supreme artistry manifest at every level.” – The Guardian, London                         The Takács Quartet plays Haydn, Dvořák, and the second commissioned work of the SHCS 50th anniversary season. Here is Executive Director, Catherine Cochran, with more.    

Oct. 21 2015

Montrose Trio gives Baltimore premiere of “Temple Visions.”

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      The Shriver Hall Concert Series will present the first of three co-commissioned works for their 50th anniversary season with the Baltimore premiere – at 5.30pm on Sunday, October 25th – of James Lee III’s Piano Trio No. 2, “Temple Visions.” SHCS Executive Director, Catherine Cochran, and “Temple Visions” composer, James Lee III, […]

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