Category Arts

El Sueño Americano / The American Dream

Exhibition
El Sueño Americano / The American Dream
Through May 23
Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery

The Library Gallery presents an exhibition of works by Arizona-based artist Tom Kiefer, titled El Sueño Americano / The American Dream, featuring 59 photographs of everyday objects brought by migrants across the United States border with Mexico that were subsequently confiscated or forfeited at a Customs and Border Control facility in southern Arizona. (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.)

Lisa Cella and Lisa Rehwoldt

Lisa Cella and Lisa Rehwoldt in Concert

Music
Lisa Cella and Lisa Rehwoldt in Concert
Sunday, March 31, 3 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

UMBC faculty member and flutist Lisa Cella will be joined by pianist Lisa Rehwoldt in a program surveying standard works in the flute literature. Their program will feature works by Francis Poulenc, Frédéric Chopin, Johann Sebastian Bach, Aaron Copland, and Elainie Lillios. (Click heading for full description.)

Brooke Singer

CIRCA Presents: Brooke Singer

Visual Art
CIRCA Presents: Brooke Singer
Monday, April 1, 5 p.m.
Black Box Theatre

The Center for Innovation, Research and Creativity in the Arts (CIRCA) presents artist Brooke Singer, who will discuss her newest collaboration, Carbon Sponge, a platform to explore carbon sequestration in urban soils as a means to tackle the urgent problems of food security and anthropogenic climate change. (Click heading for full description.)

Laura Choi Stuart and Joy Schreier

Lock Me In Delight: Songs of Sleep, Dreams, and Awakening

Music
Lock Me In Delight: Songs of Sleep, Dreams, and Awakening
Thursday, April 4, 7:30 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

This 90-minute program of art song for piano and voice, presented by soprano Laura Choi Stuart and pianist Joy Schreier, explores the mystery and delight of sleeping and dreaming, and spans the breadth of art song repertoire from three centuries and six languages. Stuart will guide the performance with notes delivered from the stage as the program explores musical interpretations of sleep by composers including Handel, Strauss, Schubert, Fauré, and Rachmaninov. (Click heading for full description.)

Inscape Chamber Orchestra

Inscape Chamber Orchestra

Music
Inscape Chamber Orchestra
Sunday, April 7, 3 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

Founded in 2004 by artistic director Richard Scerbo, Inscape Chamber Orchestra is pushing the boundaries of classical music in riveting performances that reach across genres and generations, and transcend the confines of the traditional classical concert experience. (Click heading for full description.)