| Apr 17, 2014
| 8:28 AM
Nine Baltimore arts groups, including the Baltimore Museum of Art, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and Artscape, have received a total of nearly $2.53 million in grants from the National Endowment for the Arts.
The grants, announced Wednesday, included...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 10:58 AM
Few musicians generate the affection that Itzhak Perlman has enjoyed from the public for the better part of four decades. That bond is still going strong, as was evident the moment he made his entrance at the Music Center at Strathmore Thursday night to...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 7:07 AM
You just never know when lightning will strike in a concert hall.
It happened Thursday night at the Meyerhoff, where conductor Jakub Hrusa made his Baltimore Symphony Orchestra debut, generating unmistakable sparks in works by Dvorak and Janacek,...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Sunday, April 6
Classical music The Sundays At Three Chamber Music Series presents the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra's Katherine Needleman, Fei Xie, Qing Li, Karin Brown, and Bo Li in concert at 3 p.m. at Christ Episcopal Church, 6800 Oakland Mills Road...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 5:56 AM
No matter where she is, 6-year-old Berlyn Wells-Huber loves to sing.
The Catonsville resident sings everything from Christmas carols and nursery rhymes to songs from the Disney movie "Frozen" in her room, in the bath and in the car.
Yet when it came...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 10:16 AM
Talk about pressure!
When Andrea Gielen won the national American Public Health Award last fall, she was not only honored for contributions she had made to the field but, by the award’s terms, is now expected to come up with a second act.
| Mar 28, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Gayle Hafner, a senior staff attorney of the Maryland Disability Law Center and a co-founder of Medicaid Matters Maryland who was an outspoken advocate for those with disabilities, died March 22 of a heart attack during an operation at the University of...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 11:10 AM
The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra plays in suitably large concert halls, but its individual members often pop up in smaller halls around the region. A favorite spot is the Sundays at Three chamber music series, for which five Baltimore Symphony Orchestra...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 3:35 AM
Samantha Hall, an eighth grade student at Lime Kiln Middle School, submitted her essay to the 2013 Martin Luther King Jr. "Living the Dream" essay contest. Students were asked to write and submit a personal essay, basing it on the legacy of Dr. King and...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 12:32 PM
If the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra were to appoint a principal guest conductor, I wouldn't be surprised to see Yan Pascal Tortelier get the nod.
The Frenchman returns regularly to the BSO podium and, just as regularly, gets notable results. He did so...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Fred Bronstein, president of the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, will become the new head of the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University on June 1. His title will be dean, rather than the previous, longtime designation of director, in keeping with...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Two men were convicted Friday of randomly firing into a group of young people, killing a 12-year-old boy and wounding three others in an attempt to "send a message" to their East Baltimore neighbors.
In May 2011, prosecutors said, Danyae Robinson, 31,...