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Sandrine Piau returns to Washington with more French songs – Feb 22, 2017

Sandrine Piau’s debut in Washington, one year ago at the Phillips …

Critic’s Choice – Feb 21, 2017

For inventiveness of motion married to the gestures of music, few …

Opera Lafayette unearths a compelling discovery with Gaveaux’s “Léonore” – Feb 20, 2017

Opera Lafayette continues to unearth historical curiosities from the 17th and …

Either/Or offers a mixed night of modern works at Library of Congress – Feb 19, 2017

Either/Or, the contemporary music ensemble based in New York, took the …

Meister, NSO explore fairy tales, light and dark – Feb 18, 2017

A crowd turned out to hear Hilary Hahn at the Friday …

Critic’s Choice – Feb 16, 2017

One year ago, Sandrine Piau made her Washington debut at the …

Despite arid acoustic, Venice Baroque Orchestra brings vibrancy to concertos – Feb 14, 2017

The Venice Baroque Orchestra has played in some of Washington’s most …

Joshua Bell opens Kennedy Center residency with a tribute to JFK – Feb 11, 2017

The Kennedy Center has been marking the 100th anniversary of its …

Critic’s Choice – Feb 08, 2017

Since the Washington debut of Blue Heron in 2010, the Boston-based …

Beijing Symphony offers a diverting mix at Kennedy Center – Feb 07, 2017

Worries about China’s exertion of soft power through cultural organizations may …