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BACH IN BALTIMORE Bach In Baltimore's 26th Season of First Sunday Concerts continues
WHEN: Sunday, December 1, at 4 PM WHERE: Christ Lutheran Church Inner Harbor (701 S. Charles Street). ADMISSION: Free
This concert will feature J.S. Bach's Cantata 75: Die Elenden sollen essen, with the Bach In Baltimore Choir & Orchestra and professional soloists under the direction of Maestro T. Herbert Dimmock. The concert will also include organ settings of the famous chorale "Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland" performed by organist Daniel Aune. This month's Student Voice Exchange guest choir is the Dulaney High School Choir. Free parking with validation is available in the garage on the southeast corner of E. Lee and Light Streets. (Please note that while this concert is free to the public, Bach In Baltimore is a nonprofit organization and gratefully accepts donations.)
Join us after the concert at 6 PM for the 7th annual BachFest Gala, with open bar, complimentary hors d'oeuvres, and a silent auction featuring vacation packages, concert tickets, artwork, and more. Tickets $30 in advance, $35 at the door; purchase at www.BachInBaltimore.org or 410.941.9262.
CHICKEN IN THE GRASS Enjoy a new photographic exhibit in our first floor gallery by Thomas C. Andres, Honorary Research Associate, The New York Botanical Garden. "Chicken in the Grass" is a collection of 20 prints of beautiful chickens, taken at Phoenix Farms, MD. The prints cost $60 each. The gallery is open during concerts or by appointment (call 410.428.3803).
THIS WEEK'S CONCERT DETAILS:
BOHEMIAN CAVERNS JAZZ ORCHESTRA WHEN: Friday November 15, 8 PM A 17-piece big band founded by baritone saxophonist Brad Linde and club owner Omrao Brown. The BCJO, directed by Linde and trumpeter Joe Herrera, presents a variety of music from big band literature and features some of the District’s best musicians on Monday nights at the historic Bohemian Caverns. Music from Ellington, Basie, Strayhorn, Thad Jones, Oliver Nelson, Maria Schneider and originals by band members embrace and challenge the tradition of big band repertoire. TICKETS: $15/$10 full-time students with ID
James Weidman & Oleg Kiyerev Quartet WHEN: Saturday, November 16, 8 & 9:30 PM James Weidman, Piano; Oleg Kireyev, Saxophone; Harvie S, Bass; Steve Williams, Drums
James Weidman and Oleg Kireyev quartet unites jazz noblemen, known for their mastery and unique music experience — James Weidman, Oleg Kireyev, Harvie S and Steve Williams. For the past five years James and Harvie have performed together in largely duo settings; Steve Williams recently joined the group to make it a threesome. The maestros create first-rate modern jazz executed with the good taste and depth that have characterized these three musicians thus far. June, 2013 the is going to be joined by a Russian saxophone player Oleg Kireyev, who's become a distinct success on the US scene and contributed to the band’s original repertory by composing several pieces. TICKETS: $18/$15 seniors/$10 full-time students with ID
Ian Sims Group featuring special guest Dr. Alexander Norris WHEN: Sunday, November 17, 6:30 & 8 PM Ian Sims, tenor saxophone & compositions; Dr. Alexander Norris, trumpet; Kevin Clark, guitar; Blake Meister, bass; Eric Kennedy, drums
A great evening with musicians who are Peabody alumni and faculty. TICKETS: $12 general / $10 full-time students with ID
PEABODY JAZZ STUDENTS WHEN: Monday, November 18, 7:20 PM Kevin Clark, guitar; Joel Nygren, organ; Jonathan Baez, drums Performing in our first floor gallery. TICKETS: $5
DISCOUNT PARKING Park at the Franklin Street Garage (at the corner of Charles & Franklin Streets) for just $2 on evenings and weekends. You must pick up a voucher at An die Musik in order to receive the discounted rate.
RESTAURANT DISCOUNTS An die Musik has partnered with the following restaurants to offer discounts on the days you attend An die Musik LIVE! concerts. Please contact the restaurants directly for reservations. Pick up your discount voucher at An die Musik to present at restaurant. Voucher must be presented at time of meal purchase.
Banthai (Thai) 340 N. Charles St. (410) 727-7971 10% off total bill (closed Sundays)
Cazbar (Mediterranean) 316 N. Charles St. (410) 528-1222 20% off total bill