Peabody is proud to welcome Shared Voices Symposium 2023: In the Driver’s Seat, the program’s second annual event, to its Baltimore campus September 29 through October 1. This immersive experience offers an intensive opportunity for students to gain foundational knowledge and expertise for success.
Music by George Frideric Handel
Translation by Ted Hughes
New Text by Sybil Roberts
Black Cherry Puppet Theater's Fall Puppet Slamwich, outside at Current Space!
An evening of Puppetry & Performance for Grown-ups!
*Show contains mature content*
Saturday September 30th, 2023
TWO Shows @ 5pm (doors 4:30) & 8pm (doors 7:30)
TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW VIA CURRENT SPACE!
Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company presents an evening of its acclaimed modern dances accompanied by Keith Hudspeth, Millicent Scarlett, Dana Scott and Erin Snedecor. Dana Tai Soon Burgess is a leading American choreographer, dancer and cultural ambassador for the U.S. State Department. Named the first-ever choreographer-in-residence for the Smithsonian Institution, he has been called “the poet-laureate of Washington Dance” by critic Sarah Kaufman. Now in its thirtieth season, Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company (DTSBDC) is the preeminent modern dance company of Washington, DC.
Irish Music and Dance Concert
National Heritage Fellow Billy McComiskey will be joined by Laura Byrne of the Old Bay Ceili Band and guitarist Richard Osban for an evening of Irish traditional music presented by some of Baltimore's finest. Irish Dancers will be included in the performance. Presented at St. Ignatius Catholic Community- 740 N. Calvert Street, Baltimore, MD 21202. All proceeds go to the scholarship program of The Loyola School.
Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of poetry set to music with “Poetry in Song,” a captivating concert featuring the extraordinary talents of tenor Andrew Sauvageau and pianist Hui-Chuan Chen. Prepare to be transported to a realm where words and melodies intertwine, as these exceptional musicians bring to life poetic compositions by Robert Schumann and Gustav Mahler.
Join us on Sunday 1 October at 3:30 pm for Pro Musica Rara’s Conversations with the Lute. The concert will take place at the Baltimore Museum of Art.
This program of scintillating sonatas and irresistible concertos features Paul O’Dette, lute, with Cynthia Roberts, violin; Lydia Becker, violin; Phoebe Carrai, cello; and Patrick Merrill, harpsichord.
Ignite your senses with the Fauré Quartett at the Candlelight Concert Society’s 51st season opener! Named in honor of the French composer Gabriel Fauré, the group is internationally acclaimed as one of the world’s leading piano quartets. Known both for their top- notch recordings of classical gems and exciting pop hits, this German ensemble has captured the hearts of audiences worldwide. Revel in their captivating arrangements of Fauré’s art songs, intertwined with rarely performed piano quartet gems by Fauré and Brahms.
Arson 101, A Choose Your Own Adventure is the story of one relationship told collaboratively between the audience and the actors to create 1260+ possible show combinations. Winner of the 2023 “Artists Pick” and “Spirit of the Fringe” Awards at San Diego International Fringe Festival, it begins when the soon-to-be-lovers meet, and ends... who knows where?!
Trombone soloist James Justin Kent joins UMBC music faculty and students for a night of incredible brass music in the annual Brash Bash. The evening will feature a virtuosic solo set by Kent that culminates in a performance alongside a large UMBC student/faculty brass ensemble. Brass chamber and large ensemble works will also be performed throughout the program.
A reading and a performance with an instrumental trio featuring bassist Obasi Akoto aka Steve Kirby, drummer Eric Kennedy, and Ahmed Abdullah on trumpet, flugelhorn and vocals, joined by Monique Ngozi Nri, vocals and poetry. In-person and livestream tickets available!
In this captivating memoir, the first full-length account of life in the Arkestra by any of its members, Harlem-born trumpeter Ahmed Abdullah recounts two decades of traveling the spaceways with the inimitable composer, pianist, and big-band leader Sun Ra.
Rock City Church will host a “FREE” play called, “From Here to Eternity” during the week of October 9-13.
The play begins at 7:30 p.m. each night.
This show has been hosted annually for the last 25 years and over 160,000 guests have come to see it over the years!
Rock City Church is located at 1607 Cromwell Bridge Rd, Baltimore, MD 21234.
Free tickets can be reserved at: https://www.ticketsource.us/rock-city-church
2x Grammy Nominee, Blind Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter Raul Midón returns to An Die Musik, in-person and livestream tickets available!
“ ...a one-man band who turns a guitar into an orchestra and his voice into a chorus.” — New York Times
"Raul Midón lives in a world of sound.” — NPR