Baltimore Choral Arts Society

Baltimore Choral Arts' 2018-2019 season to focus on 'story and song'

Baltimore Choral Arts' 2018-2019 season to focus on 'story and song'

The Baltimore Choral Arts Society will highlight storytelling through music and launch artistic collaborations with other area organizations during the 2018-2019 season.

Highlights include David Lang’s “The Little Match Girl Passion,” based on a tragic story by Hans Christian Andersen; and the U.S. premiere of eminent British composer Jonathan Dove’s “The Monster in the Maze,” inspired by a myth from ancient Greece.

“We have this great gift of text as a chorus,” said Choral Arts music director Anthony Blake Clark. “So why not build a season around narratives and tell stories?”

Clark will contribute one of those narratives. He is composing a piece tentatively titled...

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