The 2012-2013 Season Snapshot!
July 3-4, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Robert Franz, Conductor, Derrick Parker, bass-baritone, Oregon Ridge Park.
July 11, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Jonathan Carney, soloist and conductor, Longwood Gardens, Mendelssohn Octet for Strings.
July 14, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Robert Bernhardt, conductor, Star Wars program, Oregon Ridge Park.
July 21, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Kappell International Piano Competition Final Round performances, University of Maryland at College Park.
July23-27, Stewart’s Stellar Strings Super Nova Summer Scale and Sight Reading Camp, Silver Spring, MD, Ms. Catherine Stewart, Director, Jeffrey Howard, Instructor for Intermediate and Advanced Violin Students.
July 29, Bridges Festival: Math, Music, Art, Architecture, and Culture; Jeffrey Howard, violin in the Crab Cannons of Bach and Narayana’s Cows (1989) by Tom Johnson, Towson University, Kaplan Concert Hall.
Sept. 10, Baltimore Trio with Guest Artist, Anna Soukiassian, Piano. Three Arts Club of Homeland, program included Beethoven, Spring Sonata, Kodaly Duo, Baltimore MD.
Sept. 28-30, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Marin Alsop, Music Director. Performance and recording of Bernstein’s Kaddish, Symphony No. 3; Meyerhoff and Strathmore.
Oct. 4, 2012,TU Violin Masterclass Series, Guest Artist, Dr. Jonathan Sturm, Concertmaster of the Des Moines Symphony, 11:00, TU Recital Hall
Oct. 9, Tuesday at Towson Chamber Players, “Music From My Homeland”, Jeffrey Howard, coordinator and performer. Kodaly Duo for Violin and Cello, TU Recital Hall.
Oct. 12-14, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Jack Everly, Conductor, Golden Age of Black and White, Meyerhoff and Strathmore.
Oct. 19, MD Senior All State Workshop for Strings at Towson University. Dr. Jeffrey Howard, co-coordinator, performer, and Masterclass Clinician.
Nov. 12, Elizabeth Haight, MM in Violin Graduate Recital at Towson.
Dec. 1, TU Chorale and Chorus, “Love Illuminate”, Jeffrey Howard, Guest soloist; We have come, by Abbie Betinis; Snow by Elgar, and Five Hebrew Love Songs by Eric Whitacre.
Dec. 2, Sara Norris, BS in Music Education Student Senior Recital
Dec. 10, Laura Norris, MS in Music Education Student Graduate Recital.
Dec. 11, Junior and Senior Recitals, Trudymae Atuobi and Jennifer Dannettel Violin Recitals.
Dec. 12, Recruitment Event, Maryland Classic Youth Orchestra, Strathmore Hall, DC
Dec. 19, Outreach and Education Initiative, Grant to give Workshops in Bonnie Branch Middle School and Coach Chamber Music, Ellicott City, MD.
Jan. 9, Sectional Coach, Maryland Classic Youth Orchestra, Strathmore, MD
Jan. 30, Adjudicator, Violin Concerto Competition, Maryland Classic Youth Orchestra, Jonathan Carney, Artistic Director, Strathmore, MD
Feb. 2, TU Audition Weekend
Feb. 10, Baltimore Chamber Orchestra, Markand Thakar, Music Director, 3:00, Goucher College.
Feb. 21, Towson University Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition Finals, Prof. Lee Mills, Conductor, Dr. Jeffrey Howard, Adjudicator, Kaplan Concert Hall.
Feb. 22, Lecture, Violin Vocabulary for Educators, Maryland Orchestra Directors Association Conference, 12:50-2:00.
Feb. 24, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Marin Alsop, Music Director, “Ashley Brown’s Broadway”, Jack Everly, Conductor, Meyerhoff Symphony Hall.
Feb. 25, Stewart’s Stellar Strings Chamber Music Masterclass, Dr. Jeffrey Howard, clinician and adjudicator, Silver Spring, MD
March 1-3, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Marin Alsop, Music Director, Mozart Requiem, Ignat Solzhenitsyn, Conductor, Baltimore Choral Arts Society, Strathmore, Meyerhoff, Weinberg Center in Frederick, MD.
March 17, MSMTA, Chamber Music Festival Competition, Bonnie Branch Trio, 2nd Place Winners, Category A, Jeffrey Howard, Coach, at Washington Adventist University.
April 4, TU Guest Violin Masterclass, Dr. James Stern, Clinician, TU Recital Hall, 11-1 pm, students of Jeffrey Howard.
April 8, TU Music Department-NASM Accreditation Visit Student Recital, String Quartet performance of Haydn, Quartet in g minor, op. 74, no. 3, the Reiter, Jeffrey Howard, Coach, Kaplan Concert Hall, 3:00 pm.
April 12-13, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Jonathan Carney, Leader, Todd Performing Arts Center at Chesapeake College and Weinberg Center for the Arts in Frederick, MD, Mozart: Overture to Idomeneo; Holst: St. Paul’s Suite; Dvorak: Czech Suite.
April 14, Baltimore Trio, Jeffrey Howard, Violin; Cecylia Barczyk, Cello; Reynaldo Reyes, Piano. Program included Mozart Trio in Bb Major, K. 502 and Smetana Trio in g minor. TU Recital Hall, 7:30 pm.
April 26, TU String and Piano Chamber Music Recital, 6:00 pm.
April 29, Daytime Student Recital, Jeffrey Howard, host. TU Recital Hall, 12:00 pm.
May 8, Maryland Classic Youth Orchestra, Sectional Rehearsals, Jeffrey Howard, Coach, Strathmore Concert Hall, 7-9 pm.
May 9, Billie Leong, Junior Violin Recital, TU Recital Hall, 6:00 pm.
May 11, MD State Solo and Ensemble Festival, Jeffrey Howard, Adjudicator, Magothy River Middle School.
May 12, Baltimore Symphony Youth Orchestra, Spring Chamber Music Recital, Jeffrey Howard, Coach for the Ravel String Quartet, and Mozart, Quintet for Two Violas in C minor, 1:00 pm, Carver Center for the Arts in Towson.
May 28-June 1, Starling-Delay Symposium on Violin Studies, the Juilliard School, Brian Lewis, Artistic Director, Jeffrey Howard, Participant.