smARTS Show Features Jazz, Choral Arts, Barbershop, Buying Art, Ballet
Baltimore County's Arts and Culture TV Show
Towson, Maryland (September 9, 2013) – The fall edition of smARTS, the Baltimore County arts and culture television program, is now airing on Baltimore County cable channel 25.
- Host Carolyn Black-Sotir interviews Baltimore Choral Arts Society music director Tom Hall, whose career includes directing the choral group for over 30 years and preparing choruses for composers such as Leonard Bernstein and Dave Brubeck.
- Saxophonist, composer and teacher Carl Grubbs recalls visits with John Coltrane, plus a special smARTS jazz performance.
- Students from the Baltimore County Youth Ballet tell viewers how dance helps them in school and in life.
- Brian Truax of the Towson Arts Collective offers tips on buying original artwork from local artists.
- The 3 Wise Men barbershop quartet shares the secrets to singing four-part harmony.
smARTS airs Thursdays and Fridays, 7 to 7:30 p.m. and Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m. to noon on BCTV, Baltimore County Comcast Channel 25. smARTS segments are available online 24 hours a day.
smARTS is a production of the Baltimore County Commission on Arts and Sciences in partnership with the Baltimore County Public Schools and BCPS-TV.