Category Music

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

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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.)

Angora Ensemble

Our Space from the UMBC Flute Studio: Angora Ensemble

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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

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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

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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.)

Laura Choi Stuart and Joy Schreier

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

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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

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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.)