Calendar

May 24 – Apr 27, 2017

Susanna Phillips, soprano
Harvey: Speaking for the Afghan Woman
7:30 p.m. National Museum of Women in the Arts

National Symphony Orchestra
John F. Kennedy Centennial Celebration
Yo-Yo Ma, cellist
Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano
Mason Bates, composer
Copland: Fanfare for the Common Man
Bernstein: On the Town – Three Dance Episodes
Still: Poem
Bates: Passage
Williams: Cello Concerto
8 p.m. Kennedy Center Concert Hall
kennedy-center.org

May 25

Washington Chorus
Nathan Gunn, baritone
Talise Trevigne, soprano
Julian Wachner, conductor
Prestini: The Hubble Cantata
7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Concert Hall
kennedy-center.org

Washington Ballet: Tudor, Ashton, Stiefel
Washington Ballet Orchestra
Martin West, conductor
Crystal: Frontier
Chausson: Jardin aux Lilas
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Opera House
kennedy-center.org

May 26

Washington Ballet: Tudor, Ashton, Stiefel
Washington Ballet Orchestra
Martin West, conductor
Crystal: Frontier
Chausson: Jardin aux Lilas
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Opera House
kennedy-center.org

May 27

Washington Ballet: Tudor, Ashton, Stiefel
Washington Ballet Orchestra
Martin West, conductor
Crystal: Frontier
Chausson: Jardin aux Lilas
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
1:30 and 7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Opera House
kennedy-center.org

National Memorial Day Choral Festival
U.S. Air Force Orchestra
Craig Jessop, conductor
2 p.m. Kennedy Center Concert Hall
kennedy-center.org

May 28

National Symphony Orchestra
National Memorial Day Concert
8 p.m. U.S. Capitol, West Lawn
Free admission
kennedy-center.org

May 31

Opera Lafayette
Sherezade Panthaki, soprano
Victor Sicard, baritone
Robert Getchell, tenor
Ryan Brown, conductor
Rameau: Les Indes Galantes
7:30 p.m. Lisner Auditorium

March calendar to come – Jan 29, 2017
January 29 – Jan 26, 2017

Stephen Dumaine, tubaist
Eric Shin, percussion
NSO Music for Young Audiences: Catch the Vibe
1:30 and 4 p.m. Kennedy Center Family Theater
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/NRKKA

Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake 
American Ballet Theater
Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra
1:30 and 7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Opera House
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/BRBSE

National Philharmonic
Haochen Zhang, pianist
Piotr Gajewski, conductor
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2
Dvořák: Symphony No. 8
3 p.m. Music Center at Strathmore

Opera Bel Cantanti
Katerina Souvorova, conductor
Rimsky-Korsakopv: Mozart and Salieri
Poulenc: La voix humaine
3 p.m. Randolph Rd. Theater

Brian Ganz, pianist
Chopin: various pieces
3 and 4:30 p.m. JCCGW, Rockville
Free admission

Cuarteto Latinoamericano
Dan Roman: Montuno Fever
Gershwin: Lullaby
Leo Brouwer: Quartet No. 3
Copland: Two Pieces for String Quartet
Ginastera: String Quartet No. 2
3:30 p.m. National Gallery of Art
Free admission

Jean-Guihen Queyras, cellist
Bach: Solo cello suites
4 p.m. Phillips Collection

Musicians from Curtis Institute of Music
Rob Kapilow, lecturer
Dvořák: Piano Quintet No. 2
6 p.m. National Museum of Natural History

Kennedy Center Chamber Players
Mozart: Variations on “Ah vous dirai-je, Maman”
Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Cello
Martinů: Madrigals for Violin and Viola
Beethoven: String Trio in D major, Op. 9/2
7 p.m. Sixth and I Synagogue
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/NRCMB

January 30

KC Jukebox: Ravishment
Mason Bates, composer
John Adams: String Quartet
Gabriella Smith: Carrot Revolution
Lisa Bielawa: Ravishment and Drama / Self Pity
Chris Cerrone: The Night Mare
David Hertzberg: Ellébore
7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Atrium
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/MRCPB

Violin students of Professor David Salness
Works for violin
8 p.m. Clarice Smith Center
Free admission

January 31

Rodion Shchedrin: The Little Humpbacked Horse
Mariinsky Ballet
Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra
7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Opera House
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/BRBSG

January 26 – Dec 27, 2016

National Symphony Orchestra
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Gidon Kremer, violinist
Weinberg: Violin Concerto in G minor
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 8
7 p.m. Kennedy Center Concert Hall
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/NRCSH

Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake 
American Ballet Theater
Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra
7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Opera House
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/BRBSE

Edward and Stephanie Neeman, pianists
Washington International Piano Series
8 p.m. Catholic University School of Music

January 27

Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake (chor. Kevin McKenzie)
American Ballet Theater
Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra
7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Opera House
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/BRBSE

National Symphony Orchestra
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Gidon Kremer, violinist
Weinberg: Violin Concerto in G minor
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 8
8 p.m. Kennedy Center Concert Hall
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/NRCSH

January 28

Stephen Dumaine, tubaist
Eric Shin, percussion
NSO Music for Young Audiences: Catch the Vibe
11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Family Theater
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/NRKKA

Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake
American Ballet Theater
Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra
1:30 and 7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Opera House
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/BRBSE

National Symphony Orchestra
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Gidon Kremer, violinist
Weinberg: Violin Concerto in G minor
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 8
8 p.m. Kennedy Center Concert Hall
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/NRCSH

Jonathan Carney, violinist
Dariusz Skorazewski, cellist
Ryo Yanagitani, pianist
Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2
8 p.m. Dumbarton Concerts

National Philharmonic
Haochen Zhang, pianist
Piotr Gajewski, conductor
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2
Dvořák: Symphony No. 8
8 p.m. Music Center at Strathmore

Company Wayne McGregor: Atomos
Music: A Winged Victory for the Sullen
8 p.m. Clarice Smith Center

January 29

Stephen Dumaine, tubaist
Eric Shin, percussion
NSO Music for Young Audiences: Catch the Vibe
1:30 and 4 p.m. Kennedy Center Family Theater
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/NRKKA

Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake 
American Ballet Theater
Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra
1:30 and 7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Opera House
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/BRBSE

National Philharmonic
Haochen Zhang, pianist
Piotr Gajewski, conductor
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2
Dvořák: Symphony No. 8
3 p.m. Music Center at Strathmore

Opera Bel Cantanti
Katerina Souvorova, conductor
Rimsky-Korsakopv: Mozart and Salieri
Poulenc: La voix humaine
3 p.m. Randolph Rd. Theater

Brian Ganz, pianist
Chopin: various pieces
3 and 4:30 p.m. JCCGW, Rockville
Free admission

Cuarteto Latinoamericano
Dan Roman: Montuno Fever
Gershwin: Lullaby
Leo Brouwer: Quartet No. 3
Copland: Two Pieces for String Quartet
Ginastera: String Quartet No. 2
3:30 p.m. National Gallery of Art
Free admission

Jean-Guihen Queyras, cellist
Bach: Solo cello suites
4 p.m. Phillips Collection

Musicians from Curtis Institute of Music
Rob Kapilow, lecturer
Dvořák: Piano Quintet No. 2
6 p.m. National Museum of Natural History

Kennedy Center Chamber Players
Mozart: Variations on “Ah vous dirai-je, Maman”
Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Cello
Martinů: Madrigals for Violin and Viola
Beethoven: String Trio in D major, Op. 9/2
7 p.m. Sixth and I Synagogue
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/NRCMB

January 30

KC Jukebox: Ravishment
Mason Bates, composer
John Adams: String Quartet
Gabriella Smith: Carrot Revolution
Lisa Bielawa: Ravishment and Drama / Self Pity
Chris Cerrone: The Night Mare
David Hertzberg: Ellébore
7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Atrium
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/MRCPB

Violin students of Professor David Salness
Works for violin
8 p.m. Clarice Smith Center
Free admission

January 31

Rodion Shchedrin: The Little Humpbacked Horse
Mariinsky Ballet
Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra
7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Opera House
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/BRBSG

December 29 – Nov 25, 2016

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Star Trek into Darkness (film screeninig with live music)
Nicholas Hersh, conductor
8 p.m. Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Baltimore

December 30

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Star Trek into Darkness (film screeninig with live music)
Nicholas Hersh, conductor
8 p.m. Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Baltimore

November 25 – Oct 24, 2016

Cincinnati Ballet
Tchaikovsky:
The Nutcracker
1:30 and 7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Concert Hall
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/BRBSC

November 26

Cincinnati Ballet
Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker
1:30 and 7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Concert Hall
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/BRBSC

Eliot Fisk, guitar
Bach: Cello Suites
3 p.m. National Gallery of Art
Free admission

November 27

Cincinnati Ballet
Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker
1:30 and 7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Concert Hall
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/BRBSC

Folger Consort
Second Shepherds’ Play
2 and 7 p.m. Folger Shakespeare Library

Eliot Fisk, guitarist
Bach: Cello Suites (arr.)
3 p.m. National Gallery of Art
Free admission

Aristo Sham, pianist
Villa-Lobos: A Prole do bebé
Mozart: Sonata in F Major
Liebermann: Two Impromptus
Schumann: Fantasie in C Major
4 p.m. Phillips Collection

November 28

TEMPO
Boulez: Messagesquisse for 7 cellos
Dutilleux: 3 Strophes on the Name of SACHER
8 p.m. Clarice Smith Center

November 29

James Rogers, baritone
Michael Shepherd, pianist
Music by Britten, Wolf, Duparc
12:10 p.m. Church of the Epiphany
Free admission

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Semyon Bychkov, conductor
Mahler: Symphony No. 5
8 p.m. Kennedy Center Concert Hall
kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/WRWAB

New Music at Maryland
8 p.m. Clarice Smith Center
Free admission

October 24 – Sep 27, 2016
 
Mason Bates’s KC Jukebox: Mercury Soul
7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Atrium
http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/MRCPA
 
Henschel Quartett
Music by Haydn, Beethoven, and Christopher Theofanidis
8 p.m. Dumbarton Oaks
 
October 25
 
The Thirteen Chamber Choir
Matthew Robertson, director
12:10 p.m. Church of the Epiphany
 
Miriam Fried, violinist
8 p.m. Clarice Smith Center
 
October 26
 
San Francisco Ballet
Christopher Wheeldon: Cinderella
7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Opera House
http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/BRBSI
 
Kristian Bezuidenhout, fortepianist
Music by Beethoven and Haydn
8 p.m. Library of Congress
Free admission
 
Shen Yun Symphony Orchestra
Music by Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Dvorák
8 p.m. Kennedy Center Concert Hall
http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/RRXAA
 
October 27
 
National Symphony Orchestra
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Nicola Benedetti, violinist
Tchaikovsky: Polonaise from Eugene Onegin
Wynton Marsalis: Violin Concerto
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 3 “Polish”
7 p.m. Kennedy Center Concert Hall
http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/NRCSB
 
San Francisco Ballet
Christopher Wheeldon: Cinderella
7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Opera House
http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/BRBSI
 
U.S. Air Force Strings
Music for string quartet
7:30 p.m. The Lyceum (Alexandria)
Free admission
 
October 28
 
San Francisco Ballet
Christopher Wheeldon: Cinderella
7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Opera House
http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/BRBSI
 
Wu Han, pianist
Philip Setzer, violinist
David Finckel, cellist
7:30 p.m. Barns at Wolf Trap
 
Hilary Hahn, violinist
Robert Levin, pianist
Bach: Violin Sonata No. 6 in G Major
Abril: Partitas 4-6 from Six Partitas for Solo Violin
Turk: Träume
Mozart: Violin Sonata in E-flat Major, K. 481
Schubert: Rondo in B minor
Washington Performing Arts
8 p.m. Kennedy Center Concert Hall
https://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/WRWAA
 
University of Maryland Wind Ensemble
8 p.m. Clarice Smith Center
 
October 29
 
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Halloween Concert
Nicholas Hersh, conductor
John Williams: Selections from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
Mussorgsky: Night on Bald Mountain 
11 a.m. Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Baltimore
 
San Francisco Ballet
Christopher Wheeldon: Cinderella
1:30 and 7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Opera House
http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/BRBSI
 
Llyr Williams, pianist
Music by Beethoven, Debussy, Scriabin, Chopin
Washington Performing Arts
2 p.m. UDC Theater of the Arts
 
Byron Jones, tenor
Elizabeth Mondragon, mezzo-soprano
Carla Hübner, pianist
Schumann: Dichterliebe
In Series
2:30 p.m. Source Theater
 
David Trio
Music by Shostakovich, Schubert, Haydn
4 p.m. St. Francis Episcopal Church (Great Falls)
http://amadeusconcerts.com/calendar/concert-the-david-trio/
 
National Symphony Orchestra
Christoph Eschenbach. conductor
Nicola Benedetti, violinist
Tchaikovsky: Polonaise from Eugene Onegin
Wynton Marsalis: Violin Concerto
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 3 “Polish”
8 p.m. Kennedy Center Concert Hall
http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/NRCSB
 
Founder’s Day Concert
Argento Chamber Ensemble
Sciarrino: Introduzione all’oscuro
Cleare: eyam i (it takes an ocean not to), eyam ii (taking apart your universe)
Galante: Flicker
Mahler/Galante: Symphony no. 10
8 p.m. Library of Congress
Free admission
 
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Constantine Kitsopoulos, conductor
Elfman: The Nightmare Before Christmas
8 p.m. Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Baltimore
 
Behzod Abduraimov, pianist
Vivaldi/Bach/Cortot: Siciliana in D minor
Bach/Busoni: Toccata and Fugue in D minor
Schubert: Moments Musicaux, No. 2 and No. 3
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 23 (“Appassionata”
Prokofiev: Piano Sonata No. 6
Balakirev: Islamey
8 p.m. Candlelight Concert Society (Columbia, Md.)
 
October 30
 
San Francisco Ballet
Christopher Wheeldon: Cinderella
1:30 and 7:30 p.m. Kennedy Center Opera House
http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/BRBSI
 
Jerusalem Quartet
Haydn: String Quartet No. 53 in D Major (“Lark”), Op. 64/5
Prokofiev: String Quartet No. 1
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 7 in F Major, Op. 59/1 (“Rasumovsky No. 1”)
3 p.m. Clarice Smith Center
 
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Constantine Kitsopoulos, conductor
Elfman: The Nightmare Before Christmas
3 p.m. Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Baltimore
 
Apollo Orchestra
Washington National Opera
Domingo-Cafritz Young Artists
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 1
Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro (excerpts)
3 p.m. Sidwell Friends Upper School
Free admission
 
Anderson & Roe Piano Duo
3:30 p.m. National Gallery of Art
Free admission
 
Heath Quartet
Music by Tippett, Haydn, Dvořák
4 p.m. Phillips Collection
 
Denis Matsuev, pianist
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 31
Schumann: Sinfonische Etüden
Liszt: Mephisto Waltz
Tchaikovsky: Meditation
Prokofiev: Sonata No. 7
7 p.m. Music Center at Strathmore
 
Kennedy Center Chamber Players
Lambert Orkis, pianist
Marissa Regni, violinist
David Hardy, cellist
Music by Beethoven
7 p.m. Sixth and I Historic Synagogue
http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/NRCMA

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