Classically Dope Take 2: UMD Wind Orchestra

Classically Dope Take 2

UMD Wind Orchestra
Saturday, May 7, 2022 . 8PM
Principal People: 

Michael Votta, Jr., conductor
Konshens The MC, rapper
Derek Maseloff M.M. ’19, horn

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Estimated Length: 
This performance will last approximately 2 hours.

Rapper, songwriter, educator and Grammy board member Konshens The MC returns to join the UMD Wind Orchestra (UMWO) for another energetic version of his “Classically Dope” mashup of hip-hop meets classical music. Alumnus and horn player Derek Maseloff M.M. ’19 of the former UMD School of Music graduate fellowship wind quintet, Wavelength Winds, will also partner with Konshens The MC. Learn more about the history of Classically Dope in this article that ran in The Washington Post.

About UMWO:
Led by Michael Votta, Jr., UMWO is a leading voice among collegiate ensembles in premiering new works for winds. This season’s engaging performances will feature faculty soloists and world premieres of new works and masterworks of the 20th and 21st centuries.

Health & Safety for In-Person Attendance:

There may be COVID-19 safety policies, such as mask requirements, in place when you attend this event. Please see our health and safety page for the most up-to-date information about attendance.