A Bass-ic History

by Eric Stahl I recently watched the movie The Red Violin with my fourteen-year-old daughter Sonja, who plays violin. We both enjoyed it, especially the soundtrack played by Joshua Bell, who has a five-second cameo appearance. That same week, Joshua Bell performed with the BSO, so my wife brought my…

BSO Academy 2017

  BSO Academy Now Accepting Applications The BSO Academy Programs bring together passionate adult instrumental musicians from all over the United States for unforgettable experiences with the musicians of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. 2016-2017 PROGRAMS Spring Academy Clinics: Get up-close and personal with members of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to…

Moonlighting by Candlelight

Twenty Years of Chamber Music at Second Presbyterian  Ivan Stefanović, Co-Founder and Co-Artistic Director, Chamber Music by Candlelight   Many of you know that most BSO musicians, in addition to teaching at various fine institutions in and around Baltimore, also play in a number of concert series and ensembles. One such…

Pittsburgh Symphony on Strike

Please read the attached press release from the Musicians of the PSO. We stand in solidarity with our brothers and sisters as they stand their ground. It is sad that the PSI management is shirking their duty as stewards of this storied institution. Response by the Musicians of the PSO…