SHCS Blog

New Date for the Danish String Quartet

Feb 07, 2022

We are delighted to announce that we have confirmed a new date for the Danish String Quartet: Wed, Apr 20, 7:30pm. We are thrilled that it’s possible for this “exceptional quartet” (The New Yorker) to debut in Baltimore this spring the day before they perform at Carnegie Hall.

If you are a ticketholder, your original Danish String Quartet tickets will be honored for this new date. As with all our Subscription Series concerts this season, you have the option to attend in person or stream from home. If you are unable to attend on April 20, you can (a) exchange your tickets for another Subscription Series concert this spring, (b) donate the value of your tickets to provide critical operational support for SHCS, (c) transfer the value to a Gift Certificate, or (d) request a refund.

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Safety Update: Booster Dose and New Masking Requirements

Jan 20, 2022

We are happy to welcome you to Shriver Hall Concert Series. Our COVID-19 Safety Policies have recently changed. As of January 18, all concert attendees are required to provide proof of full vaccination and, if eligible, proof of booster dose, and matching photo ID for all SHCS events, as well as being acceptably masked at all times. Acceptable masks are N95, KN95, KF94, and a combination of a cloth mask with a surgical mask. Visit our full COVID-19 policy to learn more.

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Reflections on our 2020-21 Season

Jul 15, 2021

Looking back at this last year, it would be easy only to see the great challenges and losses that we have all faced.  For Shriver Hall Concert Series, the absence of in-person concerts created a profound void. Though we missed the unique joy of experiencing live performance and seeing our patrons, we are intensely grateful for what our 2020-21 season became and for you, the amazing community supporting us.

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The Strad Reviews Xavier Foley and Kelly Yu-Chieh Lin's Discovery Series Concert with SHCS!

Jun 23, 2021

Double bassist Xavier Foley and pianist Kelly Yu-Chieh Lin made their Baltimore debut in the opening recital of Shriver Hall Concert Series' 2020-21 Discovery Series on March 6, 2021.  Foley, a concerto soloist with the Philadelphia Orchestra and Atlanta Symphony, winner of the 2018 Avery Fisher Prize, and one of New York WQXR's "19 for 19 Artists to Watch," and Lin, an active and highly sought-after collaborative pianist, presented a lively and engaging program including works spanning four centuries by Vivaldi, Khalegihi, Bach, Bottesini, Saint-Saëns, and Foley himself.  The recital was presented digitally and was pre-recorded at Skillman Music Studio in Brooklyn, NY.

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