Tuesday, March 14, 2017


On Wednesday, March 15, at 8:00 pm, the Cooperstown Quartet—Ara Gregorian, Hye-Jin Kim, violins; and faculty artists Maria Lambros, viola, and Michael Kannen, violoncello, Sidney M. Friedberg Chair in Chamber Music—will be featured in the Sylvia Adalman Chamber Series. They will perform Felix Mendelssohn's String Quartet No. 1 in E-flat major, Op. 12; Joseph Haydn's String Quartet in D minor, Op. 76, No. 2 "Quinten"; and Ludwig van Beethoven's String Quartet No. 7 in F major, Op. 59, No. 1. This concert, in Leith Symington Griswold Hall, will be free. Currently, tickets are unavailable. Please call the Box Office at 667-208-6620 to be added to the waiting list.


Monday, March 13, 4:30 pm; Tuesday, March 14, 2:30 pm

Barthold Kuijken, Baroque flute/recorder, will present two master classes in Leith Symington Griswold Hall. The classes are free and open to the public.

Tuesday, March 14, 7:30 pm

Barthold Kuijken, Baroque flute, will present a recital with alumna Leela Breithaupt, Baroque flute; DMA candidate and alumnus Patrick Merrill, harpsichord; and faculty artist John Moran, Baroque cello. They will perform Johann Sebastian Bach's Sonata in E minor, BWV 1034; Wilhelm Friedemann Bach's Duet in F major; Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach's Sonata in A minor, Wq. 132; and Johann Sebastian Bach's Sonata in B minor, BWV 1030. This free concert was made possible by the Levi Family Distinguished Artists Fund.

Due to the weather and road conditions, Peabody is closed tonight and all scheduled public concerts and events are cancelled or postponed.

The recital by Baroque flutist Barthold Kuijken has been re-scheduled to begin at 4:45pm on Wednesday, March 15, in Hilda and Douglas Goodwin Recital Hall.

Please check peabody.jhu.edu in the coming days for additional information on events which may be re-scheduled.

Wednesday, March 15, 11:00 am

Distinguished Visiting Artist Eric Owens, bass-baritone, will present a master class in Leith Symington Griswold Hall. The class is free and open to the public and will also be live streamed. 

Wednesday, March 15, 3:30 pm

A screening of the film Composed, which explores the many ways professional classical musicians experience and can address performance anxiety, will take place in the Centre Street Performance Studio. It will be followed by a panel discussion, "Flustered or Composed? Managing Performance Anxiety," with John Beder, the film's director/producer; Katherine Jones, PhD, staff psychologist, and Susana Ferradas, PhD, staff counselor, both from the Homewood Counseling Center; and Peabody faculty artist Joe Burgstaller. The panel will discuss issues highlighted by the film as well as mental health resources available to Peabody students.

Thursday, March 16, 12:00 pm

This week's free Thursday Noon recital in Cohen-Davison Family Theatre will be presented by the Harp Department. They will present "Baltimore Dimensions," performances by graduates and current students of the harp studio accompanied by videos from local artists. Melody Swen, harp, will perform Night by Phil Taylor. Luna Chen, harp, will perform Baroque Flamenco by Deoborah Hensen-Conant. Olivia Castor, harp, will perform Spiders: The Black Widow by Paul Patterson. Jordan Thomas, harp, will perform Suite Galactique III by Caroline Lizotte. Thea Kammerling, harp, will perform Sailing on Starlight by Evan Fein. Erin Baker, harp, will perform Malagueña by Ernesto Lecuona/Grandjany. Olivia Kim, harp, will perform Sori by Byong-Kong Kim. Jasmine Hogan, harp, will perform Curl-up by Alan Thomas. Peggy Houng, harp, will perform Whirlwind by Carlos Salzedo. Melody Leung and Jessica Sudarta, harps, will perform The Angel Israfil (whose heart-strings are a lute) by Domenick Argento.

Thursday, March 16, 2:00 pm

A Baroque dance workshop presented by alumna Ying Qin Tan will take place in Austrian Hall B28. This event is free and open to the public.

Thursday, March 16, 7:30 pm

The Peabody Singers, directed by Edward Polochick, will feature Teodora Adzharova, piano, in performances of Randall Thompson's Frostiana: Seven Country Songs and Johannes Brahms' Zigeunerlieder (Gypsy Songs), Op. 103. The Singers will also perform Claude Debussy's Trois Chansons de Charles d'Orléans. Ms. Adzharova will perform Johannes Brahms' Intermezzo in A minor, Op. 118, No. 1; Intermezzo in A major, Op. 118, No. 2; and Ballade in G minor, Op. 118, No. 3. This concert, in Leith Symington Griswold Hall, will be free. Currently, tickets are unavailable. Please call the Box Office at 667-208-6620 to be added to the waiting list. The event will also be available to view online via live stream.

Friday, March 17, 7:30 pm

The Peabody Modern Orchestra, directed by Harlan D. Parker, will perform Derek Bermel's Canzonas Americanas, Robert Paterson's Ghost Theater, Nicholas Bentz's Dismantled Embankments, and John Adams' Son of Chamber Symphony. The performance, in Miriam A. Friedberg Concert Hall, will be free. Advance ticket reservations are suggested as many concerts this season have sold out. Reserve online or by calling the box office at 667-208-6620.

Friday, March 17, 7:30 pm

Violinist Helen Wong, the winner of the William Marbury Prize, will present a free recital with Allison Freeman, piano, in Hilda and Douglas Goodwin Recital Hall. They will perform Johannes Brahms' Violin Sonata No. 3 in D minor, Op. 108; Eugène Ysaÿe's Sonata No. 3 for Solo Violin (Ballade); Camille Saint-Saëns' Havanaise in E major; and Maurice Ravel's Tzigane.

Friday, March 17, 8:00 pm

The Johns Hopkins Korean Graduate Students Association will present a concert of chamber pieces by Ravel, Strauss, Milhaud, Bolcom, and Dvořák. Andrew Dae Yun Kwon, Hyun Ji Lim, violins; Hyunjung Song, viola; Juhyeon Kim, cello; Seunghyun Ryu, clarinet; Sun-Young Park, composition; Sahun Hong, Shinae Hwang, Yumi Jang, Seungyeon Lee, Ye Jin Lee, Mireu Seo, piano; and Miyoung Joo, soprano, will perform. The event, in Hopkins' Shriver Hall, is free and open to the public.


Conservatory student recitals are free and open to the public. For a list of recitals including student name, degree program, instrument/voice, date, time, and hall, visit peabody.jhu.edu/recitals.


Friday, March 25, 7:30 pm; Saturday, March 26, 3:00 pm

Peabody Dance Spring Showcase

Tuesday, March 28, 8:00 pm

Seth Knopp and William Sharp in Recital

Sunday, April 2, 2:00 pm

Preparatory Young People's String Program Spring Concert

For other events featuring Peabody performers, please visit our Peabody Institute Concerts Facebook page. The full calendar of events at Peabody can be found at peabody.jhu.edu/events.

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