Venture to the other side of Second Presbyterian Church for a Pre-Concert Student Showcase before The Zodiac Trio concert at Community Concerts at Second! The student showcase will take place in the Sanctuary at Second Presbyterian Church and feature students from Baltimore School of Music.
Pianist Sam Post, winner of our 2014 Wonderlic Competition, returns to perform a unique program in collaboration with Kassia Music Collective, a chamber ensemble whose repertoire creatively infuses classical music with various genres and styles. Sam’s solo repertoire will feature American rags and a piano prelude and fugue by J. S. Bach.
Hailed for his prodigious technique, and praised by the Washington Post for an “unusually fresh and arresting approach to the piano,” pianist Michael Adcock has cultivated a versatile career as soloist, chamber musician and pre-concert lecturer. Don’t miss his captivating program of works by Schubert, Brahms, Fauré and more!
Mezzo-soprano Chrystal E. Williams has been described by leading critics as “poised, polished, in complete command of the vocal calisthenics.” Her program, accompanied by pianist Laura Ward, includes a wide variety of works, ranging from art song to Americana music and spirituals.