Performances

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 …

NSO oboist Stovall superb in a belated Mozart debut – Jun 13, 2018

A year after transitioning to the position of conductor laureate, Christoph …

Alsop and BSO prep for Proms with American-Russian program – Jun 10, 2018

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is going on a British tour, its …

Majestic Sibelius makes electrifying finish to Apollo Orchestra’s season – Jun 09, 2018

The Apollo Orchestra has an unorthodox business model. Made up largely …

Eschenbach is back with NSO in sunny Mendelssohn and rare Verdi – Jun 07, 2018

Christoph Eschenbach became conductor laureate of the National Symphony Orchestra at …