| Apr 27, 2013
| 4:42 AM
For at least a generation of pop-culture consumers, the soundtrack of their lives has included themes from the likes of Mega Man and Super Mario.
As they've grown up, the music of video games has branched out — to solo piano, to rock concerts...
| May 3, 2013
| 6:03 AM
To say that my mom is into dogs, boxers specifically, would be an understatement.
And while she's been successful in breeding her dogs and promoting the breed, it's her non-boxer work that makes me most proud of her. For the last 12 years, my mom has...
| May 2, 2013
| 6:26 PM
An installation artist who sculpts with mirrors and salt, an innovative cellist and a self-taught photographer whose work has been informed by the four decades that she has spent battling a rare genetic illness are the winners of the 2013 Baker Artist...
| May 4, 2013
| 11:26 AM
Carolyn Marie Hauck, a retired Enoch Pratt Free Library staff member who encouraged patrons to explore films and the arts, died of dementia complications at the Pickersgill Retirement Community. The longtime Mount Vernon resident was 89.
| May 6, 2013
| 6:06 PM
NEW YORK -- Carnegie Hall put out the purple Monday night to welcome the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra for the opening of Spring For Music, a week-long festival showcasing American orchestras playing adventurous programs. Ravens-colored cloths adorned...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 3:47 AM
Gov. Martin O'Malley's chief of staff will step down in May to head the Goldseker Foundation in Baltimore, the nonprofit plans to announce today.
Matt Gallagher, who has worked with O'Malley for 13 years and ran Baltimore's CitiStat operation, will...
| Apr 20, 2013
The most famous, roof-rattling passage in Giuseppe Verdi's "Requiem" describes the "day of wrath" for the guilty as they face their eternal fate: "How great will be the terror when the Judge comes who will smash everything completely … Whatever...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 7:51 AM
The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra didn’t think small when deciding to acknowledge the 2013 bicentennial of the birth of revolutionary composer, revolting human being Richard Wagner.
Three separate programs were plugged into the season, starting...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 5:29 AM
With its commanding view of roof tops and tree tops stretching endlessly north, Legend Hill in Timonium is similar to most previous show houses in that it is old and stately.
Legend Hill, off Timonium Road, is named for legendary Baltimore quarterback...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 4:27 PM
The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is serving up a meaty program this week and is welcoming back some substantial guest artists to help deliver it.
Midori, the supernaturally gifted violinist and energetic champion of music education, makes her first...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 3:43 PM
The Baltimore Symphony is about to become one of the very few, if not the first, major classical orchestras in the United States to officially appoint a playwright in residence.
This weekend, Didi Balle will preside over the third of her "symphonic...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 11:55 AM
The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is launching a Music Box Series, designed for the 6-month- to 3-year-old set.
BSO vice president of education Carol Bogash calls the project “the final piece in the BSO’s educational framework” and...