Children ages 5 ½ to 12 are invited to audition for the 2021-2022 Conservatory Season! Young choristers attend live, small-group, fun music classes led by highly-trained instructors, all of whom hold master’s degrees in music education. Students participate in live choir rehearsals each week with our Artistic Director, one on one meetings several times during the semester for individualized feedback on singing development, plus tech-assisted, safely distanced in-person rehearsals as state guidelines allow.
Visit and shop galleries from 25+ artists during Columbia Festival of the Arts Virtual Fine Arts & Crafts Show. Showcasing juried artists from previous years’ LakeFest event representing a wide variety of media. Held annually the second weekend of June, the Invitational Fine Arts & Crafts Show has been part of CFA’s programming for more than 20 years and we are pleased to continue this tradition of giving artists the opportunity to still reach the greater CFA community despite limitations due to COVID-19.
Hannibal B. Johnson, author of Black Wall Street 100: An American City Grapples With Its Historical Racial Trauma, reflects on the events of the Tulsa Massacre which took place 100 years ago, May 31 - June 1, 1921, and how the historic and tragic events still reverberates today. Q&A to follow.
Live music, movement, and games that you can do at home! Join Dance & Bmore for an Elder Arts Jam for those 65 + yrs and caregivers.
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Celebrate Dance & Bmore's 2020 - 2021 Season! Join virtual jams, performances, and outdoor Broadway Dance!
10 - 10:55AM Elder Arts Jam - Virtual Via Zoom, FREE! (65 yrs+)
11 - 11:30AM Dance & Bmore presents: Season of Change - Highlighting performances and partnerships during our 2020-2021 season, Virtual via Zoom, FREE! (All ages)
The Baltimore Jazz Alliance (BJA) promotes and supports jazz in the Baltimore region for the benefit of both artists and audiences by presenting, educating, collaborating, and informing, to foster the rich legacy of jazz in the community. The Baltimore Jazz Alliance's Jazz for Kids Quintet, composed of Bob Jacobson (sax/clarinet), Rhonda Robinson (vocals/flute), Phil Ravita (bass), Russell Hayward III (drums) & Joshua Espinoza (piano) will play jazz for kids of all ages.
Columbia Festival of the Arts presents the 2021 Columbia Film Festival, June 21 – 25! This 4th annual Film Festival will showcase more than 60 local, national, and international films for movie-goers to enjoy as part of this year’s virtual event. Featured are a varied selection of films from all genres including short and feature-length movies, documentaries, world cinema, special themes, Maryland-based films, as well as works by student filmmakers that touch upon current and relevant topics.
Bassist Blake Meister is a provocative musician & composer who has worked with a range of virtuoso, jazz performers. He was born and raised in Philadelphia and earned a master's degree in orchestral performance from Catholic University's Benjamin T. Rome School of Music. Blake was on the faculty of the Peabody Conservatory of Music for a decade. Before that, he began as faculty and program director the for Peabody Preparatory division, where he founded the jazz department. He is one of the most in demand bassists in Baltimore.
Presented with Contemporary Arts Inc.
Saleem & the Music Lovers formed in 2005 with a simple goal to blend the live band tradition with elements of modern hip-hop. In the process of discovering their voice, they began to infuse elements of jazz, soul, and rhythm blues into their music. Saleem provides the perfect counterpoint to the melodies crafted by Topix, Sinseer, and Tangie Bee, The Music Lovers. Together, their powerful performances have won them fans from east to west and abroad, making them one of the most highly regarded groups on the underground scene.
One of Baltimore’s vibrant communities has anchored another tradition. The 5th Annual Cherry Hill Arts & Music Waterfront Festival will take place on July 4th, and once again will be held virtually. Organizers transitioned the festival to its virtual format after guidance and instruction from local and state authorities. Lineup and streaming information will be announced at a later date. The festival is free and open to the public.
Here you will find FREE video tutorials, crafts, fitness, games and activities for all ages. Click any of the sections below to explore all resources. We want to make sure you stay active and have fun while at home. The Virtual Rec is growing daily, so check back often. #stayhomeheroes
Lilia Torres joined Artesanas in 2014. She started teaching cooking classes at an after school program. Lilia says, "Sharing with people everything that is done fills me with joy and I love working with children." Lilia considers herself a hardworking, enterprising, humble and simple woman with a lot of desire to move forward.
Venmo: Lilia Torres @Lilia-Torres-13
CHILES RELLENOS WITH TOMATO SAUCE - RECIPE FOR 6 PEOPLE INGREDIENTS:
6 POBLANO PEPPERS
½ POUND OF HARD CHEESE
1 CUP OF VEGETABLE OIL
5 RED TOMATOES
We’re back with our third ”Five Minute Histories" feature: Art and Innovation in Station North! With this video, we are continuing our a new series called "Five Minute Histories." Each day, we’ll record a short video about a different historic place in Baltimore and post it on our Facebook page and website.
We are honoring Governor Hogan’s request and are doing this from home.