Tim Smith

Writer

Tim Smith is The Sun’s fine arts critic, covering classical music, theater and visual arts. Before starting at The Sun in 2000, Smith was classical critic for the Sun-Sentinel in South Florida, where he also contributed to NPR. He's written for The New York Times and BBC Music Magazine, and he's a contributor to Opera News. His book, The NPR Curious Listener's Guide to Classical Music (Perigee, 2002), can be found on the most discerning remainder racks.

Recent Articles

  • Good pizza, pasta and more at Pie in the Sky

    Good pizza, pasta and more at Pie in the Sky

    The possibility of world peace — let alone something really, really inconceivable, like properly synchronized traffic lights in Baltimore — may be just pie in the sky. But there’s no wishful thinking required when it comes to the Fells Point establishment Pie in the Sky, which delivers satisfying...

  • BSO New Music Festival filled with eclectic works, electric performances

    BSO New Music Festival filled with eclectic works, electric performances

    Marin Alsop has accomplished a great deal during her decade-plus tenure as the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra’s music director, starting with a steady honing of the ensemble’s technical skills; a new wave of recording projects; and an expansion of educational and community activities that includes...

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