Archive of past events at The Red Room

Composition Peer Discussion

Monday March 02, 2020 | 7:30 pm

Composition Peer Discussion | March 2020

A new symposium for composers at the Red Room, Composition Peer Discussion provides an intimate public space for local composers to discuss their work and get feedback. Open to everyone. Performers are especially welcome. At a peer discussion event you will listen to recordings and view scores projected on the screen. You will discuss the […]


Saturday February 29, 2020 | 8:30 pm


A night of music in the tradition of Great Black Music-African American Avant Garde. Three Baltimore renown artist will present new contemporary works comprising of Composed and Improvisational material. Jamal Moore- Woodwinds, Visuals, and Electronics Bashi Rose- Drums, Spoken Word David Diongue- Alto Sax,Voice and MC


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Friday February 28, 2020 | 8:30 pm

Nat Baldwin and Lexie Mountain

Music pals, Lexie Mountain (sound art) and Nat Baldwin (double bass) collide for three sets of amazing music. Each will play solo and then in duet. Lexie has been a champion and leader of experimental culture, sound, film, and performance art in Baltimore. Nat Baldwin pushes double bass performance technique to its outer boundaries. A […]


Sunday February 23, 2020 | 8:30 pm


RYOKO AKAMA She works with installations and sounds who approaches listening situations that magnify silence, time and space. Her sculptural work engages with mundane objects and invisible energies such as magnetism and gravity, employing small and fragile objects such as paper balloons and glass bottles in order to create tiny aural and visual occurrences that […]


Saturday February 22, 2020 | 9:00 pm


SONOSCOPIA is an experimental music collective based in Portugal. Collective members Gustavo Costa and Tiago Angelo are touring the USA performing with painstakingly hand-built robots and automatic music generation devices called Phobos. These form a Dysfunctional Robotic Orchestra, an orchestra with strange instruments, defects, genetic mutations and erratic behaviors.    STEFAN MAIER is an artist […]


Friday February 21, 2020 | 9:00 pm

Killick, Alcorn, Burt, and Hughes

Killick, everyone’s favorite string-plucking shaman, stops by the Red Room again to play music with Baltimore musicians. This time, he will be joined in sets by pedal steel guitarist Susan Alcorn, daxophonist and clarinetist Samuel Burt, and saxophonist and artist Sarah Hughes. Killick will be playing two custom-made stringed instruments, the H’arpeggione and the fretless […]


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