César Orozco and Kamerata Jazz at The Mainstay Sat., April 29th

Apr 20, 2017
Michael Stewart

Jazz pianist César Orozco and Kamerata Jazz will play Cuban and Venezuelan influenced Jazz for Jazz Appreciation Month at The Mainstay in Rock Hall, MD on Saturday April 29, 2017 at 8:00 p.m. Admission is $20 in advance and $23 at the door. Information and advance ticket sales are available at the Mainstay’s website http://www.mainstayrockhall.org. Reservations to pay at the door can be made by calling 410-639-9133.

Local bluesman Chris English still 'howlin'

Apr 7, 2017
Brian Daniels / WESM-FM

UMES hosts chamber music theatre performance

Mar 17, 2017

PRINCESS ANNE, Md. – The University of Maryland Eastern Shore plays host to a free performance, “Ain’t I a Woman,” Thursday, March 30 by the Core Ensemble of Lake Worth, Fla.

The 7 p.m. chamber music theatre piece takes place at UMES’ Ella Fitzgerald Center along with an 11 a.m. master class, The Business of Art, in the Richard F. Hazel Hall, room 1020.

UMES Concert Choir salutes veterans

Nov 4, 2016
UMES Office of Public Relations

PRINCESS ANNE, Md. – The University of Maryland Eastern Shore’s Concert Choir salutes active U.S. servicemen and women and veterans at its Nov. 13 performance.

The 4 p.m. concert in honor of Veterans’ Day takes place in the Ella Fitzgerald Center on UMES’ campus.

The 35-member ensemble welcomes guest soprano Patricia Saunders Nixon of Norfolk (Va.) State University and the 20-member DuVal High School Concert Chorus from Lanham, Md. under the direction of UMES alumnus Kevin Allen. 

Folks can tune into WESM  91.3 FM at noon on July 4th for a great lineup of music hosted by the U.S. Air Force's Airmen of Note.