The Maryland Symphony Orchestra announces its 2010-11 season schedule.
o Saturday, Sept. 25 -- The annual MSO Pops! Concert, "Broadway Rocks." The MSO joins veteran Broadway stars Hugh Panaro, Christiane Noll and Capathia Jenkins and The Shenandoah Chorus from Shenandoah Conservatory for an evening of pop and rock songs from popular Broadway musicals
o Saturday, Oct. 16 and Sunday, Oct. 17 -- The Masterworks Series begins and will feature pianist Angela Cheng performing Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4. Also on the program will be Schubert's Symphony No. 9.
o Saturday, Nov. 13 and Sunday, Nov. 14 -- The MSO's principal trumpet player Scott Sabo will be featured in the second Masterworks concert as soloist for Handel's "Let the Bright Seraphim" and MacDowall's "Seraphim for Trumpet, Strings & Percussion." Soprano Emily Ezzie will also be featured in the Handel piece. Smithsburg bagpiper David Madock will join the MSO in Maxwell Davies' "Orkney Wedding with Sunrise."