Musicians come together to form a symphony. Dancers come together to perform a ballet. Voices come together to sing. Now, all of them are coming together for a worthy cause. Several Anne Arundel County arts organizations - along with Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts and Hard Bean Coffee & Booksellers - are hosting a food drive to benefit Anne Arundel County Food Bank. The “Arts Against Hunger” Campaign runs October 15 through December 17, 2012.
The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) has launched a new initiative to attract the interest of younger audiences - not only to concerts but also for financial and volunteer support. Orchestras across the country are recognizing that the traditional audience is aging. “There is a virtually untapped audience of 20-45 year old professionals who, once they experience a performance or learn about our education and outreach programs, develop a sense of pride that this artistic force is right here in Annapolis and they want to be a part of it. I know this because that is what happened to me.
ANNAPOLIS, MD – The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra continues its 2012-2013 season at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts on Friday, November 2, and Saturday, November 3, at 8 PM. Under the musical direction of Maestro José-Luis Novo, the ASO will be accompanied by acclaimed cellist, Zuill Bailey for these concerts which will feature Frank Joseph Haydn’s Symphony No. 88, Music Alive Composer-in-Residence Gabriela Lena Frank’s Requiem for a Magical America: El Día de los Muertos, and Antonín Dvořák’s Cello Concerto.
ANNAPOLIS, MD – The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra’s (ASO) 2012-2013 season-opening concerts at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts will be held on Friday, September 28, 2012 and Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 8 PM. Under the musical direction of Maestro José-Luis Novo, the ASO will be accompanied by acclaimed British pianist Michael Roll for these concerts which will feature John Mackey’s Redline Tango, Ludwig van Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 3, and a suite from Sergei Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet.
ANNAPOLIS, MD - The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce its upcoming Lexus Pops in the Park concert. This free Labor Day Weekend concert will take place at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis on Sunday, September 2nd at 5:30 PM. The rain date is September 3rd, same time, same place.
The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) is pleased to announce its Board of Trustees roster for the upcoming 2012-2013 season – its 51st season as a performing arts organization in Anne Arundel County.
ASO Officers for the upcoming season are:
Annapolis, MD – June 5, 2012 - ANNAPOLIS, MD – The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) is pleased to announce its 2012-2013 concert season. Under the continued artistic leadership of Music Director José-Luis Novo, the season will feature the Lexus Classic Series, a combination of five classical concerts, as well as a Holiday Pops concert, a Family concert and a free summer Pops In The Park concert. All concerts are performed at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts in Annapolis, MD with the exception of the Pops in the Park concert which is held at Quiet Waters Park amphitheater, also in Ann