Archive of past events at The Red Room

UMBC/Towson Mascots

Wednesday December 11, 2019 | 8:00 pm

Improv Ensembles of UMBC and Towson

The UMBC and Towson Improvisation Ensembles are coached by Patrick Crossland and John Dierker. These student ensembles have worked so hard this semester. They will meet at this event to play three sets, one each and then in combination. UMBC and Towson University are two of Maryland’s great academic institutions that encourage experimental approaches to […]


Thursday December 05, 2019 | 7:00 pm

Volunteers’ Collective, December 2019

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. […]


Friday November 22, 2019 | 7:00 pm


New Works is a screening series dedicated entirely to Film and Video artists based in Baltimore, MD. Typically, there are two central stipulations for artists we’ve invited to participate: you must be based in Baltimore and you must attend the screening. Our mission is to foster community among local image-makers and promote, support, and grow […]


Thursday November 21, 2019 | 8:30 pm

Robin Rhodes-James Young///Jamal Moore- Andrew Bernstein

A night of exciting creative music presented in two rare groupings. Baltimore locals James Young and Robin Rhodes present a lot of sound pressure via their project Waco Mammoth. There will be Bass. There will be BASSoon Jamal Moore and Andrew Bernstein are two of Baltimore’s premiere saxophonist and multi-instrumentalist. Both are High Zero alums […]


Saturday November 16, 2019 | 8:30 pm

Bergamot Quartet

The Red Room is pleased to present an evening of with the Bergemot Quartet. An hour of sparkling, ferocious music by some of Bergamot’s favorite Baltimore and NYC based composers, including a brand-new piece written for Bergamot by Jordan Chase, and culminating in the Baltimore premiere of Ledah Finck’s work for string quartet and drum […]


Saturday November 09, 2019 | 8:30 pm

Diffusion Festival for Multichannel Electronic Music Night 4 of 4

The last night of this year’s mini-DIFFUSION festival we present longform multichannel works by Shawn Greenlee, Bonnie Jones and Mark Cetilia. Shawn Greenlee is a composer, sound artist, and Associate Professor at the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD). He has performed extensively across the United States and Europe, appearing on several conferences, festivals, and tours. […]


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