Philadelphia’s Russian Opera Workshop to present legendary mezzo-soprano Florence Quivar in a Masterclass on July 21

Philadelphia’s Russian Opera Workshop to present legendary mezzo-soprano Florence Quivar in a Masterclass on July 21

Masterclass:  The legendary mezzo-soprano Florence Quivar steps into the spotlight to conduct a masterclass under the auspices of Philadelphia’s Russian Opera Workshop. by Patrick D. McCoy For many opera buffs, the name Florence Quivar is one that is synonymous...
Bass-baritone Jonathan Woody to be presented in concert by the Coalition for African Americans in the Performing Arts

Bass-baritone Jonathan Woody to be presented in concert by the Coalition for African Americans in the Performing Arts

HOMEGROWN: The Maryland Native-accomplished bass-baritone Jonathan Woody returns home for a special concert presented by the Coalition for African Americans in the Performing Arts, Sunday, June 11, 4 p.m. at the Bowie Center for the Performing Arts. by Patrick D....
‘A Reillying Cry”:  Remembering J. Reilly Lewis One Year Later

‘A Reillying Cry”: Remembering J. Reilly Lewis One Year Later

Marking the Anniversary:  The family, friends and musical colleagues reflect on the life and artistic excellence of Maestro J. Reilly Lewis, who passed unexpectedly on June 9, 2016. by Patrick D. McCoy The week of June 9 of last year was one that left many in the DC...
ARTS NEWS:  Washington Performing Arts Announces its new season 

ARTS NEWS:  Washington Performing Arts Announces its new season 

What’s in store:  From concerts by some of the world’s leading orchestras to jazz luminaries, the 2017-2018 season has something  for everyone. by Patrick D. McCoy Just when Washington probably thought that Washington Performing Arts had outdone itself...