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Wednesday, February 26, 2014 1-2 p.m.
CEO of Direct Dimensions will introduce us to the exciting new technology of 3-D printing.
Hopkins Symphony Orchestra Concert
Saturday, March 1, 2014, 8:00 pm Shriver Hall, Johns Hopkins Homewood Campus 3400 N. Charles, Baltimore, MD 21218
Jed Gaylin, Conductor Free pre-concert talk, 7pm with composer James Lee III
Program: James Lee III: Alas! Babylon’s Final Sunset **HSO Commission and World Premiere Ferde Grofé: Grand Canyon Suite Modest Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Ravel)
Tickets: $10 general; $8 for seniors (60+), JHU affiliates, and non-JHU students; free for JHU students and Maryland State employees
Hopkins Symphony Orchestra 22nd Annual Family Concert Sunday, March 2, 2014, 3:00 pm
Shriver Hall, Johns Hopkins Homewood Campus Jed Gaylin, Conductor
Selections from: Ferde Grofe: Grand Canyon Suite Modest Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Ravel)
Free concert; No tickets or reservations needed
After the concert, audience members are invited onto the stage to meet the musicians and try out instruments.
March 3, 2014
6:30 p.m. at Monteabaro Recital Hall, Horowitz Visual & Performing Arts Center at Howard Community College
Host: Marilyn Langer
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 1-2 p.m.
Earle Havens, Ph.D. *
Join us as the William Kurrelmeyer Curator of Early Rare Books & Manuscripts at Johns Hopkins University shares one of the Peabody Library’s premier collections in the world as he takes us on a fascinating journey into the “Halls of Wonder: Rare Books and the Birth of Museums in Europe.”
Meet camp personnel, gather information, and comparison shop for your children’s summer activities at this Fair featuring dozens of camp and summer program exhibitors. Children’s entertainment.
Sunday, March 9, 2014
$10/person in advance
$12/person at the door
Sponsored by The Peggy and Yale Gordon Trust
Join us for a Cultural Journey! ETHEL presents a hip and funky program of contemporary compositions that have been influenced by popular or folk traditions from around the world. Composers include Marcello Zarvos (Brazil), Hollis Taylor (USA/Eastern Europe), Timo Alakotila (Finland), John King (Mississippi Delta/USA), Carlo Mombelli (South Africa), and Rodney Yazzie (Navajo Nation). Audiences will hear aspects of blues, rock, and pop, as well as folk traditions from around the world. Learn how classical composers throughout history have integrated aspects of folk and popular music and how this process of stylistic integration continues in today’s music.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 1-2 p.m.
Author of “The Paris Architect,” a tale of the building of secret hiding places for Jews in Nazi occupied Paris.
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.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 1-2 p.m.
Join us in welcoming the new Curator of the George Peabody Library, as he debunks the urban legends in the fascinating “History of The Peabody Library: Baltimore’s First Public Library.”