Off-the-Grid: Inspiration in Adversity

Baltimore Choral Arts Society
WMAR-2 Television
Concert
Location: 
Event date: 
18 Oct 2020
Start Time: 
5:00 PM EDT
Conductor / Keynote Speaker: 
Anthony Blake Clark

Baltimore Choral Arts presents Off-the-Grid: Inspiration in Adversity, premiering on WMAR-2 Television. In this two-part series focused on timely repertoire,  Inspiration in Adversity will share the stories of those who created art through adversity in the face of disease and discrimination. From Palestrina’s accounts of the Black Plague to music birthed from the South African HIV epidemic, we will musically explore pandemics throughout history, ending with the uplifting and inspirational music of Dolly Parton.

Baltimore Choral Arts presents Off-the-Grid: Inspiration in Adversity, premiering on WMAR-2 Television. In this two-part series focused on timely repertoire,  Inspiration in Adversity will share the stories of those who created art through adversity in the face of disease and discrimination. From Palestrina’s accounts of the Black Plague to music birthed from the South African HIV epidemic, we will musically explore pandemics throughout history, ending with the uplifting and inspirational music of Dolly Parton.

 

This concert will air on WMAR-TV and available on their streaming services Sunday, October 18 at 5 pm EDT. The concert will later be streamed on our Facebook page and archived on our website.

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Repertoire:

Stella Celi - John Cooke

Corona aurea - Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

Popule meus - Palestrina

How Doth the City Sit Solitary - Mathew Locke

Two Songs from South Africa - various, arr. Molly Stone   

Light of a Clear Blue Morning - Dolly Parton, arr. Johnson 

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