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Baltimore School for the Arts students performed pop-up concerts at 40 diverse neighborhoods

Posted at 6:51 PM, Sep 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-27 18:51:30-04

BALTIMORE — Music filled the city Friday at 40 different locations.

Students at Baltimore School for the Arts held 40 surprise pop-up concerts in celebration of the school's 40th anniversary.

The performances, Under the name #40for40, were all five to seven minutes long and included the work of a wide verity of classical composers.

The music ensembles were not alone. Each team had a visual arts student to create a temporary piece of artwork at the site.

One group at the western police district played jazz

"This is the first time we've really been in local neighborhoods so it's really nice to be out here to see the kids dancing around." said BSA jazz instructor Ed Hrybyk

At their visit to Camden Yards, the Orioles gave a grant to students to visit New Orleans in January.