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MARKING A MILESTONE REVIEW: The Heritage Signature Chorale presented its 19th Anniversary Concert in Washington by Patrick D. McCoy “When we know where we've been, we know where we are going” was the sentiment parenthetically speaking as The Heritage Signature...read more
REVIEW: Now towards the end of its run at Arena Stage, "Jubilee" inspires the power of song through the legacy of the Fisk Jubilee Singers. by Patrick D. McCoy If you ever have met person who has attended a historically black college or university...read more
A GIFT TO THE ARTS: World-renowned soprano Jessye Norman dropped by the Library of Congress for a live conversation with Library of Congress Librarian Carla Hayden in Coolidge Auditorium. by Patrick D. McCoy The stately Coolidge Auditorium at the Library of Congress...read more
VOYAGES AND VENUES: In addition to its subscription series of concerts of its 2019-20 Season, Baltimore Choral Arts will be led by music director Anthony Blake Clark in a concert tour of England. (PHOTO CREDIT: Music Director Anthony Blake Clark, by Arts Laureate)...
SENDING A MESSAGE: Introducing some standards and new works by African-composers, bass-baritone Carl DuPont presented a rich vocal recital underscored by thought provoking narration. by Patrick D. McCoy Founded by concert pianist Asiya Korepanova, Festival Baltimore...read more