Here are Baltimore Sun staffers’ picks in arts and activities categories for 2018:
Acoustics for classical music
Gordon Center for Performing Arts
Since classical music is an acoustic art form, a space with great, natural acoustics is to be doubly treasured. The Gordon Center delivers an extraordinary sound – warm, clear, enveloping – that can make a modest-sized orchestra seem twice as big, while making listeners feel more closely connected to the performers. For opportunities to experience the hall’s sonic benefits, consider Concert Artists of Baltimore on May 12 and the Freiburg Baroque Orchestra on May 20. 3506 Gwynnbrook Ave.,...