A new year offers an abundance of opportunities to see a show, hear a concert or enjoy an art gallery. Here is a glimpse of what Howard County’s art scene is offering this year:
Candlelight Concert Series
All concerts take place at Smith Theatre at Howard Community College, 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, except for the March 28 concert.
Poulenc Trio with Alexander Fiterstein, clarinet, Saturday, Jan. 25, 7:30 p.m.
Schumann Quartett,Saturday, Feb. 22, 7:30 p.m.
Behzod Abduraimov,Saturday, March 28, 7:30 p.m., Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall, Performing Arts and Humanities Building, University of Maryland Baltimore County, 1028 Hilltop Road, Catonsville
Kristof Barati, violin, with Enrico Pace, piano, Saturday, April 18, 7:30 p.m.
The Mount Vernon Virtuosi, with Amit Peled, conductor and cello soloist, May 16, 7:30 p.m.
One World Coffeehouse
All concerts take place at the Owen Brown Interfaith Center, 7246 Cradlerock Way, Columbia.
ilyAIMY, Jan. 25, 7 p.m.
The Voice of the Viola, Feb. 1, 7 p.m.
The Ken and Brad Kolodner Trio, Feb. 15, 7 p.m.
Double Play!,March 7, 7 p.m.
UU Battle of the Bands, March 21, 7 p.m,.
The Meraki Ensemble, April 4, 7 p.m.
David Wilcox, April 18, 7 p.m,.
LEA, May 16, 6:30 p.m.
All concerts take place at the Jim Rouse Theatre, 5460 Trumpeter Road, Columbia.
Inna Faliks Plays Mozart,Feb. 8, 7:30 p.m.
Symphonic Pops,March 14, 7:30 p.m. and March 15, 3 p.m.
Beethoven and Bizet, May 16, 7:30 p.m.
Columbia Jazz Band
A Salute to the Duke! May 8, 8 p.m., Slayton House, 10400 Cross Fox Lane, Columbia.
St. Louis Concert Series
Concerts take place either in St. Louis Church, 12500 Clarksville Pike, or in the 1899 chapel.
SH2OWER to SH2ORE: A Celebration of Water, Jan. 18, 7:30 p.m. in the 1899 chapel.
Dueling Pianos, Feb. 22, 7:30 p.m. in the main church
Sounds of the American West, March 22, 4 p.m. in the main church
U.S. Army Blues Swamp Romp, May 3, 4 p.m.
All productions are held at Slayton House, 10400 Cross Fox Lane, Columbia.