Classical Concert Series
Musical Roots: From Africa to America
Damon Gupton, conductor
Guest Artists, Shodekeh
Eric Conway, piano
Karen Callaway Williams, tap master
Explore the roots of jazz, blues and beyond with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and friends. Uncover the indelible influence of African drumbeats, moving spirituals and ragtime on today’s most popular genres. Featuring Gershwin's
Rhapsody in Blue, the music of the great Duke Ellington and Baltimore’s own Eubie Blake, this not-to-be-missed program is fun for you and your child!