Archive of past events at The Red Room

Monday March 30, 2020 | 8:30 pm

CANCELLED Jaap Blonk, Carey/Clendaniel/Mostofsky trio

Jaap Blonk (born 1953 in Woerden, Holland) is a self-taught composer, performer and poet. He went to university for mathematics and musicology but did not finish those studies. In the late 1970s he took up saxophone and started to compose music. A few years later he discovered his potential as a vocal performer, at first […]


Ballou and Kuhl

Friday March 13, 2020 | 9:00 pm

Postponed: Dave Ballou, Mike Kuhl

Due to current national health concerns, this show will be postponed to a later date. Dave Ballou (trumpet) and Mike Kuhl (percussion), both strong improvisers from the Baltimore area. We’re rescheduling Vaster Than Empires, a trio of Erica Dicker (violin), Allen Otte (percussion), and Paul Schuette (electronics), for another date. KUHL and BALLOU Mike Kuhl […]


Thursday March 12, 2020 | 8:30 pm


Thursday March 12th  at the Red Room.  Doors will open at 8:30, music begins at 9pm.  $5-10+ all monies go to the performers. Ancient Titans of Weird Noise Lumber and Prance Upon the Earth. A relatively last minute show disgorges this pairing unto yunce. Always wondering whether this will be the last Leprechaun Catering show, […]


Sunday March 08, 2020 | 7:00 pm

GRLPWR & High Zero Present at Rituals Bar on North Ave

NOTE: This show will take place at Rituals, 12 W North Ave, Baltimore, MD 21201 Doors 7pm Show 8pm $10 GRLPWR & High Zero Present an incredible evening featuring High Zero Festival alumni and local artists! This is a line up that is not to be missed! Pangelica (GRLPWR) Abdu Ali (Sound & Poetry)  Amy […]


Friday March 06, 2020 | 8:30 pm

NICCOLO SELIGMANN TRIO / Sarah Manly, M.C. Schmidt, David Serotte, C.K.Barlow

Friday March 6th  at the Red Room.  Doors will open at 8:30, music begins at 9pm.  $5-10+ all monies go to the performers. A composed trio and an improvising quartet.  500 years of music technology represented.   Niccolo Seligmann Trio Celebrate with Niccolo Seligmann, a 2020 Strathmore Artist in Residence, as he releases his upcoming […]


Volunteers Collective

Thursday March 05, 2020 | 7:00 pm

Volunteers’ Collective March 2020

You are cordially invited to come play free music! Every month, the Red Room hosts the Volunteers’ Collective. It’s a free session of experimental and improvised music. In this cordial, informal setting, we focus on listening and collaboration. Players of all skill levels participate. Try out a new technique or new instrument in a non-judgmental setting. Meet new and veteran improvisers. […]


The Red Room is a volunteer-run space in Baltimore dedicated to mind-expanding experimental culture, headquartered at Normals Books and Records.