Category Music

Sergio and Odair Assad

The Baltimore Classical Guitar Society presents Sérgio and Odair Assad

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The Baltimore Classical Guitar Society presents Sérgio and Odair Assad
Saturday, February 16, 8:00 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

The Baltimore Classical Guitar Society presents Brazilian-born brothers Sérgio and Odair Assad, who have set the benchmark for all other guitarists by creating a new standard of guitar innovation, ingenuity and expression. (Click heading for full description.)

Anasi Trio

Anansi Trio

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Anansi Trio
Sunday, February 17, 3 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

The Anansi Trio, featuring Mark Merella, Matt Belzer (director of jazz studies at UMBC), and Larry Melton celebrate the launch of their debut album, On the Path, with an afternoon of jazz. (Click heading for full description.)

Linehan Concert Hall

Faculty Jazz Concert

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Faculty Jazz Concert
Friday, February 22, 7:30 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

UMBC music faculty present an evening of jazz. (Click heading for full description.)

Linehan Concert Hall

Maryland All-State Jazz Band

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Maryland All-State Jazz Band
Saturday, February 23, 3 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

The Maryland All State Jazz Band Concert, hosted by the Maryland Music Educators Association, is a culmination of the hard work of students from all over the state of Maryland. (Click heading for full description.)

Grisha Goryachev

The Baltimore Classical Guitar Society presents Grisha Goryachev

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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.)

Alejandro Drago

Argentinian Connection: Alejandro Drago

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Argentinian Connection: Alejandro Drago
Sunday, March 10, 3 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

Hailed by music critics as “a superb musician” with the “classical virtuosity of a Heifetz or Perlman,” the “suave café style of Florian Zabach” and the “jazzy insouciance of Stephane Grappelli,” Alejandro Drago has “crisscrossed the line between concerto virtuoso and jazz soloist.” (Click heading for full description.)

John Novacek by Peter Schaaf

John Novacek, piano

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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.)