Performances

Mulligan too operatic in Spears premiere, yet brings nuanced artistry to Argento for Vocal Arts DC – Sep 17, 2018

It was a long wait but the world premiere of Walden, …

Soprano Broadbent brings “celestial sound” to Bach Consort opener – Sep 17, 2018

Given the range of contributions the late J. Reilly Lewis made …

Horns stand out in Apollo Orchestra’s season opener – Sep 16, 2018

No orchestra is really about making a profit. Even so, the …

NSO celebrates American music of the serious kind at Labor Day concert – Sep 03, 2018

Outdoor holiday concerts by the National Symphony Orchestra, much like gala …

Capitol Hill Chamber Music Festival provides an oasis in DC’s August desert – Aug 11, 2018

The month of August is normally a gaping void for classical …

A finely sung, imaginatively staged “Rigoletto” on a rainy night at Wolf Trap – Aug 04, 2018

Wolf Trap Opera Company offers an annual one-night opera in the …

A trio of great singers delivers power and passion in Wagner night at Wolf Trap Opera – Jul 29, 2018

Considering the welcoming reception Richard Wagner’s Ring received two years ago …

UrbanArias debuts a quirky tale of obsession in “Why is Eartha Kitt Trying to Kill Me?” – Jul 08, 2018

Read the synopsis of nearly any opera and you are sure …

Alsop, BSO members mix it up with flair in New Music Festival – Jun 22, 2018

While Marin Alsop gained an early reputation as a specialist in …

Eschenbach closes NSO season with German brass and Classical elegance – Jun 15, 2018

Christoph Eschenbach, conductor laureate of the National Symphony Orchestra, is drawing …