Archive for December, 2018

WNO revives underwhelming “Lion, Unicorn, and Me” for holiday season – Dec 15, 2018

Washington National Opera continues its tradition of presenting a holiday opera …

Lithuanian musicians mark their country’s centenary in fine style at National Gallery – Dec 10, 2018

It has been a good week for contemporary music in the …

Bates premiere fires a dud but Noseda leads NSO in a thundering Mahler First – Dec 07, 2018

So few living composers get the chance to have a full-length …

Ballet West brings its shiny new “Nutcracker” to the Kennedy Center – Dec 06, 2018

‘Tis the season for the annual run of The Nutcracker in …

An electrifying DC debut by Kopatchinskaja, Leschenko at Phillips Collection – Dec 03, 2018

Patricia Kopatchinskaja makes waves wherever she goes. 

The Moldovan violinist finally …

A dual hymn to the modern in quartet and dance concert at Freer|Sackler – Dec 02, 2018

The Meyer Concert Series at the Freer|Sackler is back in its …

Baritone Keenlyside makes a French connection in Washington debut – Dec 01, 2018

Simon Keenlyside made a belated Washington debut on Friday night in …