A native of Shanghai, China, violinist Lun Li won First Prize in the 2021 Young Concert Artists Susan Wadsworth International Auditions, The Paul A. Fish Memorial Prize, the Buffalo Chamber Music Society Prize, and was named John French Violin Chair at YCA. He is also the recent joint winner of First Prize at the Lillian and Maurice Barbash J.S. Bach Competition. Further accolades include winning second prize in Shanghai’s Haydn Chamber Competition, resulting in an invitation to perform at the Helsinki Music Centre Festival.
Maryland Winds is a professional concert band based in Howard County that exists to bring world-class wind band music to the residents of Maryland. Its musicians and conductor, Timothy J. Holtan, perform at the highest levels while sharing their love of music with students, music educators, and enthusiastic audiences through clinics, masterclasses, and public performances on par with the world’s finest performing ensembles.
Ikonic Visions brings to you the "PARALYSIS" World Premiere. This will be a jam-packed event! Spoken word poetry, film screening, and networking. This is a one-of-a-kind event that you don't want to miss. Poetry performances by Black Chakra, Akilah Divine, Ephraim Nehemiah, and Analysis. These poets will also be featured in the poetic film, "PARALYSIS."
Paralysis is a poetic film featuring spoken word artists who capture the stream of consciousness of bystanders who witness a young Black boy fight for his life.
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Hanzhi Wang, the first accordionist in history to win first prize in the New York-based Young Concert Artists competition, will join saxophonist and composer Steven Banks, who also won Young Concert Artists’ first prize on his instrument. Wang and Banks join Candlelight Concert Society through a multidecade partnership between the society and Young Concert Artists. The concert is part of the Candlelight Concert Society’s 50th-anniversary season.
The Baltimore Improv Group has improv comedy shows every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7, 8 & 9 p.m. All Thursday shows are free. Friday and Saturday shows are $10.
Improv comedy shows are made up entirely on the spot using audience suggestions! No two shows are alike!