As we continue with One Book Baltimore programming 7th and 8th graders in Baltimore City are invited to join the Modell Lyric as they present this three-session workshop about taking your poetry from the page to the stage. Learn to write poetry that speaks truth to who you are, and then to perform it in your own unique voice. Taught by Ron Kipling Williams, Education Manager, the Modell Lyric.
Cyrus Chestnut will perform his signature solo jazz piano series to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, Day
Born in 1963 in Baltimore, jazz pianist Cyrus Chestnut grew up in a home filled with the sounds of gospel music that his church-going parents played, along with jazz records by artists such as Thelonius Monk and Jimmy Smith. To this day, Chestnut’s ties to gospel music remain constant.
The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra introduces BSO Sessions – a new digital concert series that follows the BSO’s journey in bringing inspirational works of orchestral repertoire to life as its musicians return to the stage. Programs will include beloved masterpieces; music by living composers and composers of color; and hidden treasures in orchestral repertoire, with episodes premiering October 14 at 8 pm and released weekly thereafter.