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The year's top 10 classical music and theater events in Baltimore
The year's top 10 classical music and theater events in Baltimore

It is always tough trying to decide on a top 10 list. For that matter, it's tough not to hate the very idea of top 10 lists. But here it goes, anyway -- the top 10 classical music and theater peaks I experienced in Baltimore during 2014. I limited myself to only five from each genre, just to make it harder to choose, and because a top 20 wouldn't be any easier. CLASSICAL MUSIC 1. Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Marin Alsop, conductor: Shostakovich's Symphony No. 5 (November, Meyerhoff Hall ). The autumn of 2014 revealed in no uncertain terms how far the BSO and its music director have journeyed together in seven years. That their musical rapport is stronger than...

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