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For 20th anniversary, High Zero Festival hopes to take its show on the road

Credit: High Zero Foundation

That High Zero Festival, an annual multi-day concert of improvised and avant-garde music, has existed for 20 years speaks to the Baltimore music scene’s embrace of the experimental. To mark two decades, organizers are planning to take the show on the road in September.

New Music Guaranteed at High Zero Festival


High Zerocatch of the day fish (2)What’s heard at a live performance of music only happens once. In that sense, it only exists in that moment. But the songs at a typical concert are often recorded, and played by a group that’s touring. So while they’ll never sound the specific way they sounded the time you saw them on that amazing night, you still have them. At High Zero Festival, the music is truly of the moment.