William Simms (MM ’91, Guitar) will be featured in the Capitol Hill Chamber Music Festival‘s “The Art of Modulation” on Sunday, August 6, at 7:00 pm at the Baltimore Basilica. Simms will play the theorbo in the concert with music by François Philidor, Heinichen, and Pergolesi.
Tonight, Thursday July 13, at 7:00 pm, Thrive Music at Jordan Faye Contemporary will host a Finissage Party for Thrive and Jordan Faye. Wade Davis (MM ’11, GPD ’13, Baroque Violoncello) will perform works by Bach, and master’s candidate Ledah Finck (BM ’16, Violin) will perform solo works with voice. The event will take place at Jordan Faye Contemporary, 218 W. Saratoga Street, Top Floor.
The Peabody Consort directed by faculty artist Mark Cudek was featured on the blog Jay Harvey Upstage. The Peabody Consort performed as part of the 2017 Early Music festival and presented a program focusing music of three faiths from medieval Spain.
Read more about the program here.
Faculty artist Mark Cudek (MM ’82, Lute) was featured on WYPR’s program Midday on Friday, June 16 with Julie Bosworth (MM ’13, Early Music) and Brian Kay (BM ’13, MM ’15, Early Music). They performed Arabic, Christian, and Jewish music and discussed the Words and Music of Three Faiths program taking place on Sunday, June 18, at Second Presbyterian Church in Baltimore with guest artist Daphna Mor, recorder.
Brian Kay (BM ’13, MM ’15, Early Music) is the co-director of Apollo’s Fire’s Mediterranean Roots program, with six performances in the Cleveland area,. June 8-13. Mr. Kay will also perform with Ronn McFarlane (’79, Guitar) in his group Ayreheart at this year’s Boston Early Music Festival on Monday, June 12.