Author Archives: Tom Moore

Studio 3: Anon(ymous) by Naomi Iizuka

Theatre
Studio 3: Anon(ymous) by Naomi Iizuka
Directed by Eve Muson
March 8 – 10
Black Box Theatre

Separated from his mother, a young refugee called Anon journeys through the United States, encountering a wide variety of people — some kind, some dangerous and cruel — as he searches for his family. (Click heading for full description.)

Grisha Goryachev

The Baltimore Classical Guitar Society presents Grisha Goryachev

Music
The Baltimore Classical Guitar Society presents Grisha Goryachev
Saturday, March 9, 8:00 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

The Baltimore Classical Guitar Society presents virtuoso guitarist Grisha Goryachev. A native of St. Petersburg, Russia, Goryachev is renowned for his extraordinary musical sensitivity and technical virtuosity in both classical and flamenco styles. (Click heading for full description.)

Fernando Severo Altube

The Voyager Ensemble: Argentinian Connection

Music
The Voyager Ensemble: Argentinian Connection
Sunday, March 10, 3 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

The Voyager Ensemble explores music of Argentina with works by Astor Piazzola, Osvaldo Golijov, Fernando Severo Albute (world premiere) and Alberto Ginastera. (Click heading for full description.)

Tom Hall

Civil Discord: A Concert and Discussion with WYPR’s Tom Hall

Music/Interdisciplinary
Civil Discord: A Concert and Discussion with WYPR’s Tom Hall
Monday, March 11, 8 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

The UMBC Wind Ensemble teams up with The Sounding Board, Emmy nominated composer and violinist Daniel Bernard Roumain, singer-songwriter Diana Lawrence, UMBC’s Cleftomaniacs, and other special guests to present an interactive musical event that will explore how we can navigate the current polarization in America. Music, multimedia, and spoken-word serve as catalysts for an interactive discussion with performers and audience members moderated by Tom Hall, host of WYPR’s Midday. (Click heading for full description.)

John Novacek by Peter Schaaf

John Novacek, piano

Music
John Novacek, piano
Thursday, March 14, 7:30 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

Pianist John Novacek regularly tours the Americas, Europe and Asia as solo recitalist, chamber musician and concerto soloist, and has presented more than thirty concerti with dozens of orchestras. (Click heading for full description.)

Angora Ensemble

Our Space from the UMBC Flute Studio: Angora Ensemble

Music
Our Space from the UMBC Flute Studio: Angora Ensemble
Thursday, March 28, 7:30 p.m.
Music Box

The flute studios of Lisa Cella and Lori Kesner present Our Space, a newly created series centered on pedagogical issues of performance and style and the work of young rising stars in the flute world. This series culminates with a concert given by the Angora Ensemble. Their program will feature works by Mendelssohn, Villa-Lobos, Roussel, and George Crumb. (Click heading for complete information.)

Gergely Ittzés

Gergely Ittzés, flute

Music
Gergely Ittzés
Friday, March 29, 7 p.m. (followed by a masterclass at 8 p.m.)
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

Born in Hungary and a graduate of the Budapest Liszt Academy of Music, Gergely Ittzés is one of the most proactive personalities of the flute scene. His program will feature works by J.S. Bach, Anthony Newman, Miklós Rózsa, and Niccolò Paganini, as well as his own compositions. (Click heading for complete description.)