Concert Picks January 2016

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


Baltimore Symphony Orcherstra

Beethoven's "Eroica"
Friday, January 15, 2016 @ 8:00 PM
Saturday, January 16, 2016 @ 8:00 PM
Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall
Tickets: Reserved seating starting at $33

Join the BSO to hear Beethoven's well-known Symphony No. 3, the "Eroica," along with the Academic Festival Overture by Brahms, and an exciting oboe concerto composed by Baltimore native, Christopher Rouse. Read more...


Shriver Hall Concert Series

Europa Galante with Fabio Biondi
Sunday, January 17, 2016 @ 5:30 PM
Shriver Hall, 3400 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21218
Tickets: $41 regular, $21 student price

Join Europa Galante, led by Fabio Biondi, as they give a glimpse into the life of orphan Chiara, a pupil in the orchestra that was led by composer Antionio Vivaldi at the Ospedale della Pieta in Venice. In this program, Fabio Biondi "opens wide the orphanage doors and reveals its rich musical life as told from the viewpoint of...Chiara, the most famous of [the orphanage orchestra] musicians." The program features works that Chiara played at the orphanage and pieces that were composed especially for her, including works by Vivaldi, Porta, Porpora, Martinelli, and many more. Read more...


Community Concerts at Second

Chamber Music by Candlelight
Sunday, January 31, 2016 @ 7:30 PM
Second Presbyterian Church, 4200 St Paul Street, Baltimore, MD 21218
FREE!

Join Second Presbyterian Church as they welcome a variety of chamber ensembles playing by candlelight. The program will feature works by Haydyn, Kurtág, Pender, and a world premiere of Variations for Oboe and Piano, by Brian Prechtl. Read more...