Concerts from the Library of Congress, 2018-2019

SATURDAY, APRIL 13, 2019 at 2:00 PM


Coolidge Auditorium

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(tickets available 12/12/2018, beginning at 10 AM)

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra’s ORCHKIDSensemble performs with BSO Music Director MARIN ALSOPin this special family-friendly matinĂ©e concert, a tribute to Scott Joplin’s groundbreaking opera Treemonisha and the birth of jazz.

Inspired by Venezuela’s El Sistema, OrchKids is a year-round music program designed to create social change and nurture promising futures for youth in Baltimore City neighborhoods. Marin Alsop talks about her vision for OrchKids as the cornerstone of the BSO’s outreach initiatives, involving over 1,000 young music students from Pre-K through 10th grade each year.

Photo credit: Devon Maloney, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra