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ASO Presents: Mozart's Prague SymphonyThe program centers on Mozart's Symphony No. 38 "Prague," one of his later and most eclectic symphonies, juxtaposed with Prokofiev's Symphony No.1 "Classical"... Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center, AlexandriaSat, Feb 9
ASO Presents: Mozart's Prague SymphonyThe program centers on Mozart's Symphony No. 38 "Prague," one of his later and most eclectic symphonies, juxtaposed with Prokofiev's Symphony No.1 "Classical"... The George Washington Masonic Memorial, AlexandriaSun, Feb 10
Sitkovetsky Trio & Sean LeeProgram includes: Beethoven: Piano Trio in D Major Op. 70 No. 1; Schubert: Fantasy in C Major for Violin and Piano, D. 934, Op. 159; and Korngold: Suite for two violins, cello and piano... The Barns at Wolf Trap Stage, ViennaSun, Mar 24
Wu HanProgram includes: "Se Solen Junker"; Schubert: Trio in E-flat Major, Op. 100; Schubert: Die Forelle for Baritone and Piano; and Schubert: Quintet in A-Major for Piano, Violin, Viola... The Barns at Wolf Trap Stage, ViennaFri, Feb 22
St. Lawrence String QuartetProgram includes: Haydn: String Quartet in C Major, Op. 33, No. 3; Mozart: String Quartet in D minor, K. 421; and Brahms: String Quartet in A minor, Opus 51, No. 2... The Barns at Wolf Trap Stage, ViennaFri, Feb 1
Arnaud Sussmann, Paul Neubauer & David FinckelProgram includes: Beethoven: Trio in G major for Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 9, No. 1 in G; Dohnanyi: Serenade in C major for Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 10,; and Mozart: Divertimento... The Barns at Wolf Trap Stage, ViennaFri, Jan 11
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra: Jack Everly - Christina Bianco: Woman of a Thousand VoicesChristina Bianco is "The Woman off a Thousand Voices," ranging from Celine Dion, Julie Andrews, Bernadette Peters and more. The Music Center at Strathmore, North BethesdaThu, Feb 28
National Philharmonic: Piotr Gajewski - The DebutProgram includes: Schumann: Manfred Overture; Miklos Rozsa: Theme, Variations and Finale, op. 13; Richard Strauss: Don Quixote; Wagner: Prelude to Die Meistersinger... The Music Center at Strathmore, North BethesdaSat, Feb 23
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra: Nicholas Hersh - Elgar Cello ConcertoLive performance of Elgar's beautiful Cello Concerto. The Music Center at Strathmore, North BethesdaSat, Feb 2-
Sun, Feb 24
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra: Mario Venzago - Ravel: BoleroProgram includes: Berlioz Le corsaire; Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture; Liszt:Piano Concerto No. 1; and Ravel: Rhapsodie Espagnole. The Music Center at Strathmore, North BethesdaSat, Feb 16
National Philharmonic: Brian Ganz & Magdalena Wor - Chopin: Recollections of HomeProgram includes: 7 Songs from Op. 74; 2 Songs, Op. Posth; 3 Mazurkas, Op. 56; 4 Mazurkas, Op. 41; Polonaise in B-flat minor, Op. Posth.; Polonaise in E-flat minor, Op. 26, No. 2; Etude... The Music Center at Strathmore, North BethesdaSat, Feb 2
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra: Marin Alsop - Respighi Pines of RomeProgram includes: Jennifer Higdon: Low Brass Concerto; Helen Grime: Percussion Concerto; Respighi: Brazilian Impressions and Respighi: Pines of Rome. The Music Center at Strathmore, North BethesdaThu, Jan 31
National Philharmonic: Piotr Gajewski - Infamous BrahmsProgram includes: Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor and Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 in E minor. The Music Center at Strathmore, North BethesdaSat, Jan 26-
Sun, Jan 27
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra: Jack Everly - Rodgers & HammersteinA night of Rodgers and Hammerstein's greatest hits, including The King and I, South Pacific, The Sound of Music, Oklahoma! and more. The Music Center at Strathmore, North BethesdaThu, Jan 24
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra: Markus Stenz - Sibelius Violin ConcertoProgram includes: Wagner: Siegfried Idyll; Sibelius: Violin Concerto; and Haydn: Symphony No. 104, "London" The Music Center at Strathmore, North BethesdaSat, Jan 19
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra: Marin Alsop - Turangalila-SymphonieProgram includes: Messiaen:Turangalila-symphonie. The Music Center at Strathmore, North BethesdaFri, Jan 11-
Sun, Jan 13
National Symphony Orchestra: Nathalie Stutzmann - Mozart Forever IIIProgram includes: Overture to The Magic Flute; Concerto for Flute and Harp; and Symphony No. 41, "Jupiter" John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonFri, Jun 21-
Sat, Jun 22
National Symphony Orchestra: Nathalie Stutzmann - Mozart Forever IIProgram includes: Overture to Don Giovanni; Symphony No. 25 in G minor; Horn Concerto No. 4; and Symphony No. 40 in G minor. John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonTue, Jun 18-
Wed, Jun 19
National Symphony Orchestra: Nathalie Stutzmann - Mozart Forever IProgram includes: Overture to The Marriage of Figaro; Sinfonia; Concertante for Violin and Viola; Bassoon Concerto; and Symphony No. 35 "Haffner" John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonFri, Jun 14-
Sat, Jun 15
National Symphony Orchestra: Gianandrea Noseda - Dvorak's New World SymphonyProgram includes: Copland: Billy the Kid - Suite; Berio: Folk Songs; and Dvorak: Symphony No. 9, "From the New World" John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonThu, Jun 6-
Sun, Jun 9
National Symphony Orchestra: Gianandrea Noseda - Unexpected ItalyProgram includes: Franz Liszt: Dante Symphony & Gioachino Rossini Stabat Mater on 5/16 & 5/17. Ottorino Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances, Suite No. 2; Sergei Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody... John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonThu, May 16-
Sat, Jun 1
National Symphony Orchestra: Edward Gardner - Berlioz's Symphonie FantastiqueProgram includes: Wagner: Overture to The Flying Dutchman; Sibelius: Violin Concerto; and Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique. John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonThu, May 9-
Sat, May 11
Washington Performing Arts presents: Itzhak Perlman, violin, and Evgeny Kissin, pianoProgram includes: Johannes Brahms: Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 2 in A major. Op. 100; and Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 9 in A major, Op. 47 "Kreutzer"... John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonSun, Apr 28
National Symphony Orchestra: Gianandrea Noseda - Saint-Saens's Organ SymphonyProgram includes: Franck: The Accursed Huntsman; Ravel: Piano Concerto in G; and Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3, "Organ" John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonThu, Apr 25-
Sat, Apr 27
National Symphony Orchestra: Gianandrea Noseda - Beethoven's Fifth SymphonyProgram includes: Schoenberg: Chamber Symphony No. 2; Brahms: Variations on a Theme of Joseph Haydn; and Beethoven: Symphony No. 5. John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonThu, Apr 18-
Sat, Apr 20
National Symphony Orchestra: Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla - Debussy's La merProgram includes: Debussy: Iberia; Ravel: Sheherazade; Martin: Guitare; and Debussy: La mer. John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonThu, Apr 11-
Sat, Apr 13
I'm With Her: Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz & Aoife O'DonovanPerforming live in concert. John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonSun, Mar 31
National Symphony Orchestra: Teddy Abrams - Glass's Itaipu & Auerbach's ARCTICAProgram includes: Thurdsay: Dvorak: In Nature's Realm; Sibelius: The Oceanides; M. Bates: Sea-Blue Circuitry; P. Glass: Itaipu. Saturday: Dvorák: In Nature's Realm; Sibelius:... John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonThu, Mar 28-
Sat, Mar 30
Fortas Chamber Music: Morgenstern TrioProgram includes: Frank Martin: Trio on Irish Folk Tunes; Felix Mendelssohn: Piano Trio in D minor, Op. 49; and Franz Schubert: Piano Trio No. 1 in B-flat major, D 897... John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonTue, Mar 26
Washington Performing Arts presents Christina & Michelle Naughton, pianosFeaturing works for two pianos from Schubert, Poulenc, Schoenfield, Debussy, and Rachmaninoff. Terrace Theater, WashingtonSun, Mar 24
San Francisco SymphonyProgram includes: Michael Tilson Thomas:Agnegram; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:Violin Concerto No. 3 in G major; and Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 55, "Eroica"... John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonSat, Mar 23
Fortas Chamber Music: Benjamin Beilman In RecitalProgram includes: Ludwig Van Beethoven: Sonata No. 1 in D major; Bela Bartok: Sonata No. 2 for Violin and Piano; Frederic Rzewski: New Work, co-commission with Music Accord; and Ludwig... Terrace Theater, WashingtonThu, Mar 21
National Symphony Orchestra: Ton Koopman - Baroque and BeyondProgram includes: Rebel: Les elemens - Ouverture "Le Cahos"; Rameau: Les Indes Galantes - Suite; C.P.E. Bach: Symphony in G major; Mozart: Serenata notturna; and Haydn: Symphony... John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonThu, Mar 14-
Sat, Mar 16
Fortas Chamber Music Concerts: Takacs Quartet & Garrick OhlssonProgram includes: Joseph Haydn: String Quartet in G major; : String Quartet No. 6; and Edward Elgar: Piano Quintet. Terrace Theater, WashingtonTue, Mar 12
NEA Jazz Master Dianne ReevesPerforming live in concert. Family Theater, WashingtonFri, Mar 8-
Sat, Mar 9
National Symphony Orchestra: Christoph Eschenbach - Haydn & BrucknerProgram includes: Haydn: Cello Concerto in D and Bruckner: Symphony No. 2. John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonThu, Mar 7-
Sat, Mar 9
Washington Performing Arts presents Steven Isserlis, celloFeatures works by three significant male composers alongside the works of three less well-known, neglected women composers who influenced them Clara Schumann - Robert Schumann... Terrace Theater, WashingtonWed, Mar 6
Fortas Chamber Music: Shai Wosner & Orion WeissProgram includes: David Lang: Gravity; Franz Scchubert: Grand Duo in C major for Piano Four Hands; Lang: After Gravity; and Johannes Brahms: Sonata in F minor for Two Pianos... Terrace Theater, WashingtonTue, Mar 5
Young Concert Artists Presents Do-Hyun Kim, pianoProgram includes: J.S. Bach: Partita No. 2 in C minor, BWV 826; Mozart: Sonata in F major, K. 332; Bartok: Sonata, Sz. 80; and Chopin: Twelve Etudes, Op. 25... Terrace Theater, WashingtonMon, Mar 4
National Symphony Orchestra: Lionel Bringuier - Shaham and MozartProgram includes: Roussel: The Spider's Feast - symphonic fragments; Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5; and Stravinsky: Petrushka. John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonThu, Feb 28-
Sat, Mar 2
Music Celebrations International presents: 2019 Capital Orchestra FestivalFeaturing five outstanding orchestras from throughout the United States performing works by Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Copland, Respighi, Strauss. John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonMon, Feb 18
National Symphony Orchestra: Gianandrea Noseda - Berlioz's Romeo & JulietProgram includes: Wagner: "Prelude and Liebestod" from Tristan und Isolde; Tchaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini; and Berlioz: Romeo & Juliet Suite. John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonThu, Feb 14-
Sat, Feb 16
Royal Concertgebouw OrchestraProgram includes: Guillaume Conesson: Eiréné: Poeme Nocturne pour Orchestre (East Coast premiere); Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor"... John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonWed, Feb 13
Young Concert Artists Presents Omer QuartetProgram includes: Haydn: String Quartet in E-flat major, Op. 20 No. 1; Debussy: String Quartet; Chris Rogerson: String Quartet No. 1 (YCA Composer); and Beethoven: Gosse Fuge... Terrace Theater, WashingtonThu, Feb 7
National Symphony Orchestra: Gianandrea Noseda - Brahms, Schumann & LisztProgram includes: Brahms: Tragic Overture; Schumann: Piano Concerto and Liszt: A Faust Symphony. John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonThu, Feb 7-
Sat, Feb 9
Fortas Chamber Music: Juilliard String QuartetProgram features: Joseph Haydn: Quartet No. 2 in F major; Bela Bartok: Quartet No. 3 and Ludwig Van Beethoven: Quartet No. 2 in E minor, "Razumovsky" Terrace Theater, WashingtonWed, Feb 6
Kennedy Center Chamber Players: Works of Hindemith, Respighi, Lutoslawski & SchubertProgram includes: Hindemith: Sonata for Viola and Piano; Respighi: Sonata for Violin and Piano; Lutoslawski: Bucolics for Viola and Cello ; and Schubert: String Trio in B-flat... Terrace Theater, WashingtonSun, Feb 3
National Symphony Orchestra: Trifonov plays Beethoven's "Emperor"Program includes: Beethoven, Piano Concerto No. 5 "Emperor" and Shostakovich, Symphony No. 6. John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonThu, Jan 31-
Sat, Feb 2
Tastes of the Mediterranean: Music of 16th-Century Spain and ItalyInstrumental works include lively dances and diminutions from Italy and some of the great wind band repertoire from Spain. With soprano and wind ensemble Piffaro, The Renaissance... Folger Shakespeare Library, WashingtonFri, Mar 29-
Sun, Mar 31
Bach, Brandenburgers & BrewsHear the ASO's rendition of concertos No. 2, 4 and 5 with principals from the ASO featured as soloists. Stay after for a reception in Norton Hall to mingle with the musicians... St. Paul's Episcopal Church, AlexandriaFri, Jan 11
RSC Live: Troilus and CressidaVirtuoso percussionist Evelyn Glennie collaborates with RSC Artistic Director Gregory Doran to create a satirical futuristic vision of a world resounding with the rhythm of battle... Folger Shakespeare Library, WashingtonMon, Jan 14
National Symphony Orchestra: Gianandrea Noseda - Dvorak's New World SymphonyProgram includes: Copland: Billy the Kid - Suite; Berio: Folk Songs; and Dvorak: Symphony No. 9, "From the New World" John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, WashingtonThu, Jun 6-
Sun, Jun 9