Archive for February, 2019

Spiders, puppets and Mozart make fine company in Bringuier’s NSO debut – Feb 28, 2019

An orchestra needs to play both familiar and rarely heard music …

Critic’s Choice – Feb 26, 2019

The beauty of music for two pianos or piano, four hands, …

Cantate Chamber Singers deliver delightful Handel with “Israel in Egypt” – Feb 25, 2019

There are several reasons why Handel’s oratorio Israel in Egypt made …

Doric Quartet illuminates Haydn and Mendelssohn for Candlelight Society – Feb 24, 2019

The Doric String Quartet, formed in 1998, graced the stage of …

Apollo Orchestra brings vocal Strauss and Tchaikovsky symphony to a new audience – Feb 24, 2019

The Apollo Orchestra, which already performs all over Northwest DC and …

Schubert in the spotlight with Wu Han and friends at Wolf Trap – Feb 23, 2019

When it comes to personal meanings in their music, composers generally …

Violinist Renaud Capuçon delivers a season highlight at Library of Congress – Feb 20, 2019

Renaud Capuçon, last in Washington a decade ago, has become an …

Critic’s Choice – Feb 19, 2019

The concert series at the historic Evermay estate in Georgetown, founded …

March 20 – Feb 17, 2019

Washington National Opera
Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin
Anna Nechaeva, Lindsay Ammann, Alexey …

NSO and Noseda celebrate unsafe love in Valentine’s Day concert – Feb 15, 2019

Love hurts. 

Gianandrea Noseda made a musical survey of three legendary …