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Noseda offers “tasting menu” of orchestral showpieces with NSO  – Nov 17, 2017

Gianandrea Noseda is at the midpoint of a three-week stand with …

The Crossing presents timely and challenging new music for voices – Nov 14, 2017

The extraordinary rejuvenation of the free concert series at the National …

Noseda lights a fire in first subscription concert with National Symphony – Nov 09, 2017

Gianandrea Noseda began his tenure as music director of the National …

Bell opens new Washington Chorus era with white-knuckle Walton – Nov 09, 2017

The Washington Chorus opened its first season under new artistic director …

Washington National Opera goes for Baroque with a radiant “Alcina” – Nov 05, 2017

As with most large opera companies, music before Mozart has never …

Elizabeth Bishop lifts Apollo Orchestra program of Mozart and Mahler – Nov 04, 2017

The Apollo Orchestra, founded in 2010, brought one of its free …

Slatkin returns to NSO with rare Bernstein and inexorable Stravinsky – Nov 03, 2017

This year is Leonard Slatkin’s tenth and final season as music …

Superb guest artists spark Opera Lafayette’s Monteverdi program – Oct 25, 2017

Claudio Monteverdi would have been 450 years old this year, occasioning …

November 17 – Oct 25, 2017

Washington National Opera
Handel: Alcina
Angela Meade, Ying Fang, Elizabeth DeShong, …

Ensemble Signal celebrates Steve Reich at Library of Congress – Oct 19, 2017

Steve Reich turned 81 this month, and he continues to create …