Posts Tagged ‘Ballou Senior High School’

Arts Roundup: Inauguration Leftovers Edition

The Washington Post's classical-music critic, Anne Midgette, on behalf of classical-music fans, to President Obama: "We appreciate you taking an interest in our field. Please continue to notice this music, and we promise to hold our tongues for the next four years about whether or not we agree with your approach." [Post]
Ballou and University of [...]

Tonight: Vigil for Late Go-Go Trailblazer Little Benny

No word yet on funeral arrangements. Click Track reports that Ballou Senior High School will host a vigil for Anthony "Little Benny" Harley, who was a member of Rare Essence and later played with Chuck Brown and other go-go acts. Harley, who graduated from Ballou, died Sunday morning.
The Ballou Marching Band will perform a tribute [...]