Archive for February, 2019

Spiders, puppets and Mozart make fine company in Bringuier’s NSO debut – Feb 28, 2019

An orchestra needs to play both familiar and rarely heard music […]

Critic’s Choice – Feb 26, 2019

The beauty of music for two pianos or piano, four hands, belies […]

Cantate Chamber Singers deliver delightful Handel with “Israel in Egypt” – Feb 25, 2019

There are several reasons why Handel’s oratorio Israel in Egypt made an […]

Doric Quartet illuminates Haydn and Mendelssohn for Candlelight Society – Feb 24, 2019

The Doric String Quartet, formed in 1998, graced the stage of […]

Apollo Orchestra brings vocal Strauss and Tchaikovsky symphony to a new audience – Feb 24, 2019

The Apollo Orchestra, which already performs all over Northwest DC and […]

Schubert in the spotlight with Wu Han and friends at Wolf Trap – Feb 23, 2019

When it comes to personal meanings in their music, composers generally […]

Violinist Renaud Capuçon delivers a season highlight at Library of Congress – Feb 20, 2019

Renaud Capuçon, last in Washington a decade ago, has become an […]

Critic’s Choice – Feb 19, 2019

The concert series at the historic Evermay estate in Georgetown, founded […]

March 20 – Feb 17, 2019

Washington National Opera Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin Anna Nechaeva, Lindsay Ammann, Alexey […]

NSO and Noseda celebrate unsafe love in Valentine’s Day concert – Feb 15, 2019

Love hurts.  Gianandrea Noseda made a musical survey of three legendary […]