Archive for 2019

National Philharmonic to shut down – Jul 17, 2019

On Tuesday, the National Philharmonic announced plans to close permanently. 

“It …

July 23 – Jun 25, 2019

Choir of Selwyn College, University of Cambridge
Sarah MacDonald, conductor
Music …

Satiric worlds collide in Wolf Trap Opera’s upended double bill  – Jun 23, 2019

Wolf Trap Opera offered two wryly satriric views of worlds turned …

Pereira shines in belated Mozart concerto premiere with NSO – Jun 19, 2019

The National Symphony Orchestra delivered the second installment of its Mozart …

Baltimore Symphony locks out musicians over stalled contract talks – Jun 17, 2019

The problems at the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra have gone from bad …

Chantry marks Pentecost week with a thoughtful program  – Jun 16, 2019

Renaissance polyphony is one of the glories of music history, music …

Stutzmann leads National Symphony in captivating Mozart feast – Jun 15, 2019

The National Symphony Orchestra is offering a final toast to the …

Fire and folk music spark final season program for Noseda, National Symphony – Jun 06, 2019

Gianandrea Noseda is closing out his second full season at the …

A dark and stormy finale to Apollo Orchestra season with Mozart’s Requiem – Jun 03, 2019

The Apollo Orchestra ended its season Sunday afternoon with a bold …

Noseda, National Symphony give glorious Casella rarity its DC premiere – May 31, 2019

Gianandrea Noseda introduced the National Symphony Orchestra to the music of …