| Oct 23, 2013
| 9:55 AM
Steve Aoki can barely contain his excitement over the tour he has orchestrated.
"This lineup is phenomenal," said Aoki, the dance music DJ and producer. "We've only done four shows so far, and it feels just like a festival with all these different...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 7:38 AM
Jazz musicians play gigs all over the place, but some of these concerts emotionally hit home. In the case of Alex Brown, it's an upcoming concert at his former high school that has special meaning for him.
This Wilde Lake High School alumnus is a...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 9:30 AM
As Columbia Pro Cantare embarks on its 37th season, Music Director Frances Motyca Dawson has a diverse program, Choral Post Cards from Europe, planned for Saturday, Oct. 26, at 8 p.m., at the Jim Rouse Theatre at Wilde Lake High School.
Some of the...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 9:59 AM
With a name as, um, loaded as Loadbang, you just know you're in for something different from the musicians who perform under that moniker.
The make-up of the New York-based ensemble is unusual enough -- voice, bass clarinet, trumpet and trombone. The...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 5:15 AM
When Brian Ganz performs a solo recital for the Sundays at Three series on Sunday, Oct. 27, he won't have any trouble finding Christ Episcopal Church in Columbia. The classical pianist knows the local roads like he knows his way around a keyboard.
| Oct 26, 2013
| 8:29 PM
Drums and xylophones were lined up along with buses in the parking lots of Towson University's Johnny Unitas Stadium on Saturday as high school marching bands from around the region gathered to show off what they had been practicing for months.
| Oct 27, 2013
| 1:06 PM
Rev. Arthur Eugene Jones, a former pastor of the Jones Tabernacle Baptist Church who also ran the Maryland Baptist Aged Home, died of pneumonia Oct. 21 at Northwest Hospital Center. The Owings Mills resident was 88.
Born in Norfolk, Va., he was the...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 9:44 AM
Last weekend saw two more entries in Baltimore's 2013-14 music season, each yielding rewards.
Saturday night at the Gordon Center, Concert Artists of Baltimore offered an unusual pairing -- Schubert on the first half, Rachmaninoff and Prokofiev on the...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 3:20 AM
If you want to tune into what America was like on the home front during World War II, "The 1940's Radio Hour" is a nostalgic musical revue that's bursting with songs from that era.
This Silhouette Stages production transforms the stage at the Slayton...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 3:44 AM
The Howard County Concert Orchestra mixed music, dance and media Sunday in a "Spanish New Year's Celebration" at St. John's Episcopal Church in Ellicott City.
With a video titled "The Best of Spain" projecting evocotive images in the room, and six...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Brandon Dial has a big hook to fill. The River Hill High School senior is playing Captain Hook, one the most infamous villains in children's literature, in the school's musical performance of "Peter Pan" that opens Friday, Nov. 1.
Physically, he fits...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 3:15 AM
It takes seven people to make Dragon come to life. The love of Donkey's life took Alexandra Ward, 17, three months to create, a lot of trial and error and a failed first attempt.
Total appearances for the 25-foot long puppet during Liberty High School's...