Posts Tagged ‘Shriver Hall Concert Series’

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, […]

Sep. 16 2015

The 50th Anniversary Season begins at Shriver Hall

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    “Some of my best memories in recent years have been at Shriver Hall. It is one of the few really great audiences I have the privilege to play for in the U.S., so I especially look forward to being there as part of the 50th Anniversary Season.” ~ Yefim Bronfman   Pianist, Yefim […]

Aug. 14 2015

New beginnings at Shriver Hall

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In it’s 50th year, the Shriver Hall Concert Series is welcoming a new Executive Director. It was my pleasure to meet and speak with her.                        

Feb. 12 2015

A debut for Shriver

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    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…    

Jan. 15 2015

Gidon Kremer makes rare appearance

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                  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 […]

Nov. 12 2014

The Art of Song

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    Australian born American soprano, Danielle de Niese, with Cameron Stowe, piano, will be giving a diverse program for the Shriver Hall Concert Series on November 16th. Here is the series President, Stephen Jacobsohn, with more.          

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