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Top Ten Performances of 2017 – Dec 21, 2017

1. Jordi Savall and Friends, Library of Congress.

The tour of …

Dover Quartet celebrates Stradivari anniversary at Library of Congress – Dec 19, 2017

Since the Dover Quartet swept the Banff International String Quartet Competition …

Cathedra, Arcadia Viols join forces for early Christmas music at the Folger Library – Dec 18, 2017

The Folger Consort’s Christmas concert is often the best in the …

Sorrell leads NSO in a vital and theatrical “Messiah” – Dec 15, 2017

The National Symphony Orchestra, like many American orchestras, performs Handel’s Messiah …

Conductor Marsh makes admirable showing with Washington Bach Consort – Dec 10, 2017

Washington Bach Consort is searching for a new music director.

Starting …

Russian songs fare best in Bondarenko’s recital for Vocal Arts  – Dec 06, 2017

Vocal Arts DC dedicates part of its season of song recitals …

New Rouse work proves mesmerizing in the hands of Alsop, Baltimore Symphony – Dec 04, 2017

Marin Alsop paired old and new in her program with the …

Wang and Noseda strike sparks in high-voltage NSO program – Nov 30, 2017

Gianandrea Noseda is closing out the fall portion of his first …

December 30 – Nov 21, 2017

Strauss Symphony of America
Bernhard Schneider, conductor
Micaëla Oeste, soprano
Tilmann …

Washington Concert Opera revives a rewarding Bellini rarity with “La straniera” – Nov 20, 2017

Washington Concert Opera is having another delightful bel canto season this …