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  • Elliott A. Brager, lawyer and fundraiser

    Elliott A. Brager, lawyer and fundraiser
    Elliott A. Brager, an attorney who was an accomplished fundraiser for HIV treatment and research, died of heart failure Monday at his Mount Washington home. He was 72. Born in Baltimore and raised in the Park Heights area, he was the son of Philip...
  • Finalists vie for job as Ravens anthem singer

    Finalists vie for job as Ravens anthem singer
    They could only imagine 71,000 fans packed inside M&T Bank Stadium. But the eight finalists who auditioned Tuesday morning for the coveted gig of Baltimore Ravens home-game national anthem singer got a good taste. Each singer's face flooded the...
  • Baltimore native to be next Ravens anthem singer

    Baltimore native to be next Ravens anthem singer
    Baltimore native Joey Odoms, who returned this summer from duty in Afghanistan as a member of the Maryland Army National Guard, will be the next national anthem singer for the Ravens. He was selected from among eight finalists who sang "The Star-...
  • Yerby R. Holman, railroad executive

    Yerby R. Holman, railroad executive
    Yerby R. Holman, a retired Western Maryland Railway executive and World War II veteran who had been active in civic and church affairs, died Sunday of complications from a stroke at the Fairhaven retirement community. He was 98. The son of Yerby R....
  • Affecting pairing of Adams, Beethoven from the Baltimore Symphony

    Affecting pairing of Adams, Beethoven from the Baltimore Symphony
    A year after 9/11, the New York Philharmonic premiered "On the Transmigration of Souls," a reflective work for chorus and orchestra by John Adams that incorporates words and phrases from messages posted near the site of the World Trade Center, from...
  • Like/Dislike with James Wyman, BSO principal timpanist

    Like/Dislike with James Wyman, BSO principal timpanist
    Let's get this out of the way: A timpanist is that cool one in the orchestra who gets to bang on one of those huge drums in the back. Timpani has long been a big part of the life of 30-year-old James Wyman, now in his first year with the Baltimore...
  • Ann Kemp Thomas, volunteer

    Ann Kemp Thomas, volunteer
    Ann Kemp Thomas, a homemaker who was a founder of Beautiful Baltimore, died of heart failure May 28 at Keswick Multi-Care Center. She was 84 and lived in Roland Park. Born Ann Kemp in Baltimore and raised in Homeland, she was the daughter of Dr. Jarold...
  • An impassioned, vocally inconsistent 'Nabucco' from Lyric Opera Baltimore

    An impassioned, vocally inconsistent 'Nabucco' from Lyric Opera Baltimore
    Biblical stories do not typically make great operas, anymore than they make great movies. But Verdi’s first successful work for the stage, “Nabucco,” based more or less on the tale of Nebuchadnezzar and the Babylonian bondage of the...
  • Jeanne G. Clapp, educator

    Jeanne G. Clapp, educator
    Jeanne G. Clapp, a retired educator who was a founding faculty member of the Odyssey School, died June 5 of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. She was 70. "Jeanne was just a lovely lady and...
  • Eleanor Taylor, chemist

    Eleanor Taylor, chemist
    Eleanor Louise Taylor, a retired Johns Hopkins Hospital chemist, died of coronary artery disease May 6 at the institution where she worked. The Catonsville resident was 90. Born Eleanor Louise Harnishfeger in Baltimore, she was the daughter of Louis...
  • Art Outside returns to Druid Hill Park

    Art Outside returns to Druid Hill Park
    Maryland visual artists, craft artisans, designers and other creative types who live, work or study in the region will be spotlighted at Sunday's Art Outside. Festival-goers should expect entertainment, food trucks and other vendors, as well as family-...
  • A brilliant recital by clarinetist Anthony McGill, pianist Christopher Shih

    A brilliant recital by clarinetist Anthony McGill, pianist Christopher Shih
      It isn't news that Anthony McGill is a masterful clarinetist, but his recital Sunday evening for Music in the Valley still surprised. The pristine technique, the breadth of tone coloring, the expressive richness of phrasing -- all of these gifts...