Rambling Rose: A Little Bit Of This And A Little Bit Of That!

Hello everyone, I hope everything is well with you. There is so much going on in Baltimore for the next couple of weeks, so I’m just going to get started right away. I am going to warn you that you are going to need plenty of gas in your car. First, check out the pictures on my page and mark the dates of the events on your calendar.

I want to send out my deepest condolences to the Orange family for the loss of their loved one— Rodney Orange Jr. passed away last week.

Calendar of Events:

*The Baltimore Chamber Jazz Society concludes its 2019 season with a concert with the Christian Sands Trio on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 5 p.m. at the Baltimore Museum of Art located 10 Art Museum Drive, in Baltimore.

*Caton Castle presents the Dennis Chambers Band with Eddie Baccus Jr. & Craig Alston, a tribute to Stevie Wonder & Donny Hathaway on Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 6 to 10 p.m. at 20 S. Caton Avenue in Baltimore.

*The Stephan Crump’s Rosetta Trio with Liberty Ellman on acoustic guitar, Jamie Fox on electric guitar and Stephan Crump on bass on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 7 p.m.; Rhizome D.C. presented by Transparent Productions, 6950 Maple Street NW in Washington D.C.

*Dance Baltimore presents “Ageless Grace” featuring former and current professional recreational dancers on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 4 p.m. at the Creative Alliance at the Patterson, 3134 Eastern Avenue in Baltimore. Check it out at: www.freativealliance.org.

*Charm City Tourism Awards Banquet & Fundraiser hosted by the African American Tourism Council will be held at the Forum Caterers, 4210 Primrose Avenue from 6-10 p.m. on Friday, May 10, 2019. For more information, call Louis Fields at 443-983-7974.

*Moon Man Media Groups presents a “Pre-Mothers Day Show & Dance” on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at the Patapsco Arena located at 3301 Annapolis Road. Doors open at 5 p.m. featuring the Stylistics Review; Philly Intruders; The Ebonys; BADD; Jim Bennett; Lady YaYa; and Ten Karat Gold with Robert Shahid of WEAA 88.9 FM a emcee. For more information, call 443-857-2771.

Well, my friends, I am out of space and out of time. Enjoy your week, and remember if you need me call me at 410-833-9474 or email me at rosapryor@aol.com. UNTIL THE NEXT TIME, I’M MUSICALLY YOURS.


Worldwide Gospel singer Hezekiah Walker will be performing at the Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races in Charlestown, West Virginia on Friday, May 10, 2019 at 9 p.m. in the Event Center. For more information, call Emily at 410-986-1209 and tell her that “Rambling Rose” told you.


Dr. Louise Johnson, president of the Maryland Unified Licensees Beverage Association is hosting the Beer & Wine Liquor Expo Day Party on Saturday, May 11, 2019 from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the 5thRegiment Amory. For more information, call Dr. Johnson at 410-925-4056.


Dr. Phil Butts 17 piece Big Band will perform at the Avenue Bakery, 2229 Pennsylvania Avenue in the Courtyard on the corner of Pennsylvania Avenue and Baker Street on Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. hosted by owner of Bakery, James Hamlin. It is free and open to the public. Bring your lawn chairs and come out and enjoy. Food and drinks are on sale.


The Baltimore Chapter of Bennett College Alumnae is hosting its Annual White Breakfast on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at the Hilton Double Tree Hotel in Pikesville. For more information, contact Kelly Cole Carter at 301-767-5295.