This concert features various Maryland guitar orchestras and ensembles. Sergio Assad will be a special guest conductor for the Baltimore premiere of his “Giornata a Nettuno” for guitar orchestra which will feature Manuel Barrueco and Meng Su.
In recognition of the centennial of the passsage of the 19th amendment which gave American women to right to vote, Columbia Pro Cantare will perform an all-women composer concert, Sunday, March 8, 2020, 4 pm, at First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3604 Chatham Road, Ellicott City. Laura Lee Fischer will conduct the full chorus and the CPC Chamber Singers who will be joined for this concert by the Dunloggin Middle School Choir. Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel, Clara Schumann, Amy Beach, and Jennifer Higdon are some of the composers whose works will be featured.