Concert Picks for March 2015

Each month BSM picks its favorite concerts happening around the Baltimore metro area. Check back each month for great suggestions, inside information, and news about classical music in Baltimore!


Peabody Conservatory Student Recital
*Featuring BSM piano instructor, Belinda Chen*
Tuesady, March 31, 2015 @ 5:oo PM
Peabody Conservatory, in Leith Sympington Griswold Hall
FREE

Come join BSM piano instructor, Belinda Chen, for an exciting night of works for solo piano by various composers, including Haydn, Franck, Rzewski, and Chopin!


Baltimore Symphony Youth Orchestra
Sunday, March 8, 2015 @ 3pm
Washington Carver Center for Arts & Technology in Towson, MD
Reserved tickets: $5-$20, At the door: $25 (cash only).

Join the BSO for a concert geared towards families, featuring the Baltimore Symphony Youth Orchestra (BSYO). Launched in 2012, the BSYO comprises three orchestral ensembles of 200 of the region’s most talented young musicians. The concert will be immediately followed by a buffet lunch in the Second Space Lounge. Each child at the luncheon will receive a gift and have a chance to meet a surprise guest!

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Community Concerts at Second
Towson University Chorale & McDonogh School Concert Choir
Sunday, March 8, 2015 @ 3:30pm
Second Presbyterian Church, 4200 St. Paul Street, Baltimore, MD 21218
FREE

Hear one-hundred voices blend beautifully in this recital of choral masterworks when the Towson University Chorale and McDonogh School Concert Choir join forces for this performance.

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Baltimore Classical Guitar Society
Anton Baranov, Russian guitarist
March 21, 2015 @ 5:00 PM
Hope Presbyterian Church
Tickets: $20

Part of the Young Talent Concert Series, this performance will feature Russian guitarist Anton Baranov, a prizewinner of more than 15 prestigious international guitar competitions, including the 2013 Guitar Foundation of America International Concert Artist Competition. Known for his daring interpretations and innovative programming, he is sure to bring us a wonderful evening of classical guitar works!

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Shriver Hall Concert Series
Jasper String Quartet
March 28, 2015 @ 3:00 PM
Baltimore Museum of Art, in the Meyerhoff Auditorium
FREE

Enjoy a day of taking in the fantastic young Jasper String Quartet and the priceless collection of artwork housed at the Baltimore Museum of Art. As one of the most exciting young ensembles on the music scene today, the Jasper String Quartet has been hailed as, “sonically delightful and expressively compelling” (The Strad). This lively and gifted group has won praise for its vibrant interpretations of music from Haydn to Ligeti, as well as its support of works by living composers.

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