Performances

Walker draws superb performances from Choral Arts Society to close season – May 20, 2018

Washington’s multiple large choruses tend to perform a circumscribed set of …

Noseda closes his first NSO season with a Bach-centered evening – May 17, 2018

Gianandrea Noseda is leading the last concerts of his inaugural season …

Kissin returns with ferocity in Beethoven, poetry in Rachmaninoff – May 17, 2018

Two and a half years was a long time to go …

Elder makes a strong impact with NSO in early 20th-century program – May 10, 2018

Why should the National Symphony Orchestra have Mark Elder as its …

Mørk and Abduraimov make an exquisite team in Shriver Hall concert – May 07, 2018

Sometimes two musicians form a partnership that is even greater than …

A retooled “Candide” proves an enjoyable romp in belated WNO debut – May 06, 2018

Washington National Opera fans have waited a long time for Leonard …

Cantate Chamber Singers close season with a feast of German melody – May 06, 2018

Gisèle Becker has led the Cantate Chamber Singers for over twenty …

Mark Elder brilliantly opens two-week residency with NSO – May 03, 2018

The National Symphony Orchestra hosted Mark Elder at its podium just …

Opera Lafayette offers Versailles postcards in sound at Kennedy Center – May 03, 2018

Opera Lafayette turned to some of its greatest hits for Wednesday’s …

Washington National Opera opens zany “Barber of Seville” – Apr 29, 2018

Rossini’s The Barber of Seville is every opera company’s bread and …