2019-2020 Season

Upcoming Events

CJB: True Blue Jazz Festival

CJB: True Blue Jazz Festival

Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 5:00 p.m.

Rehoboth Beach Fire Department, Station 86

The Columbia Jazz Band is honored to be invited to join this event as part of the True Blue Jazz Festival 2019. Visit www.truebluejazz.org for tickets.

 

CJB: Veterans Day Concert: The Music of America's Forgotten War

CJB: Veterans Day Concert: The Music of America's Forgotten War

Sunday, November 10, 2019 - 3:30 p.m.

Slayton House

Korean War era selections will include Pennies From Heaven, I’m Glad There Is You, In A Small Hotel, and Laura. U.S. Veterans and their families will receive free admission due to a generous grant from BGE.

 

Concert sponsored by  

American Stories Julius Wirth

American Stories

Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 7:30 p.m.

Jim Rouse Theatre

Leonard Bernstein - On the Waterfront
Aaron Copland - Lincoln Portrait
Gabriela Lena Frank - La Llorona
George Gershwin - An American in Paris

 

Family Holiday Concert Dance Connections, Jennifer Aversa, Director

Family Holiday Concert

Saturday, December 21, 2019 - 10:30 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.

Jim Rouse Theatre

Enjoy the marvelous sounds of the holiday season: Christmas carols, highlights from The Nutcracker with our friends from Dance Connections, and other family-friendly favorites. This program is a great fit for audiences of our Young People’s Concerts, but patrons of all ages are sure to enjoy these holiday classics!
iNovex     Elville Center for the Creative Arts

 

Chamber Concert Two: Columbia Orchestra Piano Trio Columbia Orchestra Piano Trio

Chamber Concert Two: Columbia Orchestra Piano Trio

Sunday, January 26, 2020 - 3:00 p.m.

Glenelg United Methodist Church

The Columbia Orchestra Piano Trio are joined by violist Jennifer Murray for Dvořák's ebullient Piano Quartet. Plus, a Shostakovich masterpiece and Missy Mazzoli's Lies You Can Believe In.

 

Inna Faliks

Inna Faliks Plays Mozart

Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 7:30 p.m.

Jim Rouse Theatre

Béla Bartók - Concerto for Orchestra
Duke Ellington - Three Black Kings
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 20 in D Minor

 

Curtis Bannister Emily Casey

Symphonic Pops

Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 3:00 p.m.

Jim Rouse Theatre

Choose from two performances of our popular, family-friendly Symphonic Pops Concert! The whole family will love music from The Godfather, plus music by John Williams and Simon and Garfunkel. Plus, a performance by one of the winners of our Young Artist Competition.

There is no pre-concert lecture before Pops.

 

Concert sponsored by  

Young People's Concert: Peter & the Wolf Dance Connections, Jennifer Aversa, Director Greg Jukes

Young People's Concert: Peter & the Wolf

Saturday, March 28, 2020 - 10:30 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.

Jim Rouse Theatre

Sergei Prokofiev - Peter and the Wolf
Igor Stravinsky - Firebird Ballet Highlights

 

Guest artist sponsored by

 

CJB: Salute to the Duke

CJB: Salute to the Duke

Friday, May 1, 2020 - 8:00 p.m.

Slayton House

Join us as we pay tribute to one of the most influential jazz musicians of all time. Selections include Take the A Train, It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing), and Mood Indigo.

 

Beethoven & Bizet

Beethoven & Bizet

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 7:30 p.m.

Jim Rouse Theatre

Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92
George Bizet - Music from Carmen
Zhou Long - The Rhyme of Taigu

 

Chamber Concert Three: Beethoven and Beyond

Chamber Concert Three: Beethoven and Beyond

Sunday, June 7, 2020 - 3:00 p.m.

Christ Episcopal Church

Small ensembles from the Columbia Orchestra play in a free chamber concert at Christ Episcopal Church.

 

Past Events

CJB: At the Chrysalis

CJB: At the Chrysalis

Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 8:00 p.m.

Chrysalis, Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods

Join The Columbia Jazz Band for a great night of music. This performance is part of the Chrysalis Cabaret Series. Early bird tickets are $12, week of tickets are $16 and door tickets are $20. Cash bar for beverages and snacks available for purchase. Doors open at 7:30 pm and the show begins at 8:00 pm.

 

CJB: Columbia Lakefront Concert Series 2019

CJB: Columbia Lakefront Concert Series 2019

Sunday, September 15, 2019 - 3:00 p.m.

Columbia Lakefront Stage

The Columbia Lakefront Summer Festival is sponsored by Columbia Association and held on the lawn at the Downtown Columbia Lakefront, located off of Little Patuxent Parkway in Columbia. Admission is free.

 

Pete BarenBregge

CJB: Guest Artist Series with Pete BerenBregge

Friday, September 20, 2019 - 8:00 p.m.

Slayton House

Former director & Saxophonist Pete BarenBregge returns for our inaugural concert in the new guest artist series. Pete is a nationally-recognized musician and the retired Director of the United States Air Force Airmen of Note.

 

Chamber Concert One: Chamber Concert at the Chrysalis Sheng-Tsung Wang

Chamber Concert One: Chamber Concert at the Chrysalis

Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 3:00 p.m.

Chrysalis, Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods

This concert is sold out! To be added to the wait list, please email info@innerarbortrust.org.

Violinist Sheng-Tsung Wang plays Vivaldi's Summer on the last day of the season! Plus, ensembles from the Orchestra perform highlights from Mendelssohn's Octet and Brahms' First String Quartet, alongside Daniel Roumain's String Quartet No. 5: Parks.

 

Ivan Stefanovic

Russian Dreams

Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 7:30 p.m.

Jim Rouse Theatre

Sofia Gubaidulina - Concerto for Orchestra and Jazz Band
Sergei Prokofiev - Violin Concerto No. 2
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op. 74, "Pathetique"

 

Events and performers are subject to change.