The Music Center at Strathmore
Montgomery County, MD

This 2,000-seat Concert Hall and Educational Facility serves as the second home for the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, as well as a venue for local orchestras and popular artists. Several community arts organizations share the Educational Facility, including the Montgomery County Youth Orchestra, Masterworks Chorus, and the Summer Performing Arts Institute. Grimm + Parker Architects is the Associate Architect. (190,000 s.f.; 1976 seats)
2007 Prague Quadrennial: Selected for Exhibition on Music Facilities; 2006 Award for Interior Design, Boston Society of Architects; 2005 Honor Award, Maryland Chapter, AIA; 2005 Honor Award, Boston Society of Architects; 2005 Honor Award, Northern Virginia Chapter, AIA; 2016 Montgomery County Planning Department, Design Excellence Award, Citation
Photography: © Alan Karchmer; Michael G. Stewart; Ron Solomon