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Goerke lights up WNO gala with a night of memorable Wagner singing – May 19, 2019

Opera gala performances generally disappoint. These events are invariably glitzy but …

May 19 – May 18, 2019

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Jonathan Carney, violinist
Brahms: Violin …

Noseda celebrates Italy with Rossini and Dante in choral showcase – May 17, 2019

Italy’s Festa della Reppublica will be celebrated in Washington on May …

Davies and Dunford provide a season highlight with Orphic program for Vocal Arts DC – May 15, 2019

The debut of countertenor Iestyn Davies and lutenist Thomas Dunford on …

Latonia Moore makes blazing WNO debut in second-cast “Tosca” – May 13, 2019

Washington National Opera’s production of Puccini’s Tosca opened on Saturday night. …

Subbing violinist makes thrilling DC debut with Gardner, National Symphony – May 10, 2019

Edward Gardner led a dramatic program Thursday night with the National …

From stuntman to opera singer, tenor Massi brings a range of skills to WNO’s “Tosca” – May 07, 2019

Riccardo Massi will make his Washington National Opera debut this weekend, …

Barton wraps Kennedy Center’s vocal series in grand (and intimate) style – May 05, 2019

The Kennedy Center established Renée Fleming’s vocal recital series, imaginatively titled …

Lovely rarities served up with feeling by Inscape Chamber Orchestra – Apr 28, 2019

Since its founding in 2004, Inscape Chamber Orchestra has brought together …

Wu Han leads a dazzling piano finale to close her first Wolf Trap season – Apr 27, 2019

The repertory for four hands is special to pianists’ hearts–music that …