Continuing its over quarter-century tradition of bringing award-winning jazz musicians to the City for intimate, memorable performances, The Baltimore Chamber Jazz Society kicks off its 2018 season with a concert by renowned jazz vocalist Kurt Elling Sunday, March 4, 2018. “An Evening with Kurt Elling” takes place at 5 p.m. at the Baltimore Museum of Art (10 Art Museum Drive, Baltimore, MD 21218). An individual subscription to the three concerts in the 2018 Chamber Jazz Series is available for $130. Tickets to individual concerts will be available for sale February 5, 2018. Tickets for the Elling concert are $55 general admission, $53 for BMA members and seniors over 65. More information is available at http://www.baltimorechamberjazz.org, on the Jazz Society’s Facebook page or by calling (410) 385-5888. ABOUT KURT ELLING:
Elling is among the world’s foremost jazz vocalists. He has won the DownBeat Critics Poll for 14 consecutive years and was named “Male Singer of the Year” by the Jazz Journalists Association on eight occasions. Grammy nominated over a dozen times, Elling has also been honored with international jazz awards, including the prestigious Edison Jazz Oeuvreprijs (Lifetime Achievement Award). Elling will be accompanied by Stu Mindeman, keyboards, John McLean, guitar, Clark Sommers, bass, and Christian Euman, drums. More information is at http://www.kurtelling.com. ABOUT THE BALTIMORE CHAMBER JAZZ SOCIETY:
The host of one of Baltimore's premier jazz concert series for 27 years, the Baltimore Chamber Jazz Society has a rich history of bringing the world’s finest jazz artists to the region for memorable performances in an intimate setting. The BCJS is supported by a grant from the Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC), an agency dedicated to cultivating a vibrant cultural community where the arts thrive. An agency of the Department of Business & Economic Development, the MSAC provides financial support and technical assistance to non-profit organizations, units of government, colleges and universities for arts activities. Additional BCJS partners are radio stations WEAA and WYPR. More information about the BCJS and upcoming concerts is at http://www.baltimorechamberjazz.org.