Classical Beat: UMD

Posted at 05:19 PM ET, 08/08/2013

UMD’s Clarice Smith Center names Wollesen next director

UMD’s Clarice Smith Center names executive director known for innovation: Martin Wollesen.

By Anne Midgette  |  05:19 PM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Clarice Smith Center, UMD

Posted at 06:59 PM ET, 06/27/2013

Petrushka Project: from Maryland to Manhattan

Puppet Petrushka began as UMD student project, arrives this week at the New York Philharmonic.

By Anne Midgette  |  06:59 PM ET, 06/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  UMD, New York Philharmonic

Posted at 12:00 AM ET, 05/14/2012

You be the critic: UMD “Faun” on video

Last week, I gave a rave review to the University of Maryland’s choreographed version of Debussy’s famous “Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun.” Now, see the video and form your own conclusions.

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Tags:  UMD

Posted at 11:08 AM ET, 04/23/2012

The Art of Argento

Why everyone should go to the festival of Dominick Argento’s music at the University of Maryland this week - especially if you haven’t heard of him.

By Anne Midgette  |  11:08 AM ET, 04/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  UMD