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Sunday, February 9, 2014
A La Carte: Songs About Food, Drink, And Love

Start your Valentine’s Day celebration a bit early with music celebrating the sweet, savory, and sometimes unsavory aspects of love! Mezzo-soprano Dyana Neal will be accompanied by pianist Ta-Wei Tsai in their first-ever cabaret show together.  Songs include “I Can Cook, Too”, “You Go To My Head”, “Make It Another Old-Fashioned, Please” and many more. Tickets are $10 and may be purchased in advance at 410-385-2638, www.andiemusiklive.com, or at the door.  A reception with the artists will follow the performance.

Sunday, February 9, 2014
Community Event for Jewish Disabilities Awareness Month

Presented by Baltimore Jewish Abilities Alliance

Contact:

Jen Erez (jerez@jcc.org)

410-559-3613

Sunday, February 9, 2014
Jewish Life in Mr. Lincoln’s city

Jewish Life in Mr. Lincoln’s City is a temporary exhibit on loan from the Jewish Historical Society of Greater Washington. This is your chance to hear from Laura Apelbaum, JHSGW’s Executive Director as she discusses some of the most fascinating characters who were living in the city at the same time as Lincoln.

Laura Cohen Apelbaum is a native of the Washington area and has been executive director of the Jewish Historical Society since 1994. She has a master’s degree in taxation from Georgetown University, a law degree from George Washington University, and a bachelor’s degree in American History from Duke University.

Sunday, February 9, 2014
Monuments Man: The Walters’ Marvin Chauncey Ross

You saw the movie Monuments Men, now come hear about Marvin Chauncey Ross, a “Monuments Man” who was the Walters’ first Curator of Medieval Art and Subsequent Decorative Arts! Michael Kurtz, former Assistant Archivist for Records Services at the National Archives, and author of America and the Return of Nazi Contraband: The Recovery of Europe’s Cultural Treasures will discuss the 345 men and women known as the “Monuments Men” – museum directors, curators, art historians, artists, architects, and educators – who tracked and located millions of European artworks and cultural treasures stolen by Hitler and the Nazis during WWII. Joining him is Melissa Wertheimer, Walters’ assistant archivist, who will share her fascinating discoveries while researching the Marvin Ross papers at the Walters.  Ross is credited with discovering Grünewald’s Isenheim Altarpiece at a Château in France.

Sunday, February 9, 2014
Chamber Music by Candlelight

Join us in a candlelit setting, as members of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra perform some of their favorite chamber works.  Visit www.CommunityConcertsAtSecond.org for more information. Free concert, no tickets required.

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