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31.8.10

Classical Month in Washington (November)

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Classical Month in Washington is a monthly feature. If there are concerts you would like to see included on our schedule, send your suggestions by e-mail (ionarts at gmail dot com). Happy listening!

November 1, 2010 (Mon)
8 pm
Ruckus (new music ensemble)
The Syndicate
Catholic University, Ward Recital Hall

November 2, 2010 (Tue)
12:10 pm
Noontime Cantata: Ach, ich sehe, itzt, da ich zur Hochzeit gehe (BWV 162) [FREE]
Washington Bach Consort
Church of the Epiphany

November 3, 2010 (Wed)
12:10 pm
New York Chamber Soloists [FREE]
National Gallery of Art

November 3, 2010 (Wed)
12:10 pm
Benjamin Hutto, organ [FREE]
St. John's Lafayette Square

November 3, 2010 (Wed)
8 pm
Dresdner Staatskapelle
With Rudolf Buchbinder (piano) and Daniel Harding (conductor)
WPAS
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

November 3, 2010 (Wed)
8 pm
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
With Jonathan Biss, piano
Music Center at Strathmore

November 3, 2010 (Wed)
8 pm
Prokofiev, Romeo and Juliet
Washington Ballet
Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theater

November 4, 2010 (Thu)
7 pm
National Symphony Orchestra
With Xian Zhang (conductor) and Gil Shaham (violin)
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

November 4, 2010 (Thu)
7:30 pm
Alice Coote, mezzo-soprano
Vocal Arts DC
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

November 4, 2010 (Thu)
8 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra: Unfinished Symphonies
Meyerhoff Symphony Hall (Baltimore, Md.)

November 4, 2010 (Thu)
8 pm
Prokofiev, Romeo and Juliet
Washington Ballet
Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theater

November 5, 2010 (Fri)
1:15 pm
Novella Chamber Players [FREE]
Georgetown University

November 5, 2010 (Fri)
8 pm
Ravi Shankar, sitar
Meyerhoff Symphony Hall (Baltimore, Md.)

November 5, 2010 (Fri)
8 pm
University of Maryland Wind Orchestra
With Delores Ziegler, mezzo-soprano
Clarice Smith Center

November 5, 2010 (Fri)
8 pm
Lar Lubovitch Dance Company
GMU Center for the Arts

November 5, 2010 (Fri)
8 pm
Prokofiev, Romeo and Juliet
Washington Ballet
Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theater

November 5, 2010 (Fri)
8:15 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra: Mahler and Freud
Music Center at Strathmore

November 6, 2010 (Sat)
2:30 and 8 pm
Prokofiev, Romeo and Juliet
Washington Ballet
Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theater

November 6, 2010 (Sat)
7 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra: Mahler and Freud
Meyerhoff Symphony Hall (Baltimore, Md.)

November 6, 2010 (Sat)
8 pm
National Symphony Orchestra
With Xian Zhang (conductor) and Gil Shaham (violin)
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

November 6, 2010 (Sat)
8 pm
National Philharmonic
Berlioz, Requiem
Music Center at Strathmore

November 6, 2010 (Sat)
8 pm
BBC Concert Orchestra
With Keith Lockhart (conductor) and Ilya Yakushev (piano)
GMU Center for the Arts

November 7, 2010 (Sun)
1 and 5:30 pm
Prokofiev, Romeo and Juliet
Washington Ballet
Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theater

November 7, 2010 (Sun)
1:30 pm
National Symphony Orchestra
With Xian Zhang (conductor) and Gil Shaham (violin)
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

November 7, 2010 (Sun)
2 pm
Jonah Kim, cello
Korean Concert Society
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

November 7, 2010 (Sun)
3 pm
University of Maryland Symphony
With Annapolis Symphony Orchestra
Clarice Smith Center

November 7, 2010 (Sun)
4 pm
Daniel Gaisford (cello) and Michael Hersch (piano)
Phillips Collection

November 7, 2010 (Sun)
6:30 pm
Terry Waldo, piano [FREE]
Early American jazz
National Gallery of Art

November 7, 2010 (Sun)
7 pm
Blue Heron
Renaissance chansons
Dumbarton Oaks

November 7, 2010 (Sun)
7 pm
Keyboard Conversations with Jeffrey Siegel (music of Schumann)
GMU Center for the Arts

November 7, 2010 (Sun)
7:30 pm
Colin Carr, cello
JCCGW (Rockville, Md.)

November 7, 2010 (Sun)
8 pm
Ravi Shankar, sitar
WPAS
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

November 8, 2010 (Mon)
8 pm
Blue Heron
Renaissance chansons
Dumbarton Oaks

November 9, 2010 (Tue)
8 pm
Gautier Capuçon (cello) and Gabriela Montero (piano) [FREE]
Library of Congress

November 10, 2010 (Wed)
12 noon
Guarneri Quartet and Friends [FREE]
Open rehearsal
Clarice Smith Center

November 10, 2010 (Wed)
12:10 pm
Kate Egan (soprano), Marlene Bateman (mezzo-soprano), Juliana Osinchuk (piano) [FREE]
National Gallery of Art

November 10, 2010 (Wed)
7:30 pm
ModernWorks Ensemble [FREE]
Music by Vietnamese composers
Freer Gallery of Art

November 10, 2010 (Wed)
8 pm
Emanuel Ax, piano
WPAS
Music Center at Strathmore

November 11, 2010 (Thu)
8 pm
Bang on a Can All-Stars
Music by Steve Reich
Music Center at Strathmore

November 11, 2010 (Thu)
8 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
With Simon Trpceski, piano
Meyerhoff Symphony Hall (Baltimore, Md.)

November 11, 2010 (Thu)
8 pm
Kate Egan (soprano) and Marlene Bateman (mezzo-soprano) [FREE]
With Juliana Osinchuk, piano
Clarice Smith Center

November 12, 2010 (Fri)
1:15 pm
Risa Browder (violin) and Adam Pearl (harpsichord) [FREE]
Music of J. S. Bach and sons
Georgetown University

November 12, 2010 (Fri)
8 pm
Trio Cavatina
Barns at Wolf Trap

November 12, 2010 (Fri)
8 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
With Simon Trpceski, piano
Meyerhoff Symphony Hall (Baltimore, Md.)

November 13, 2010 (Sat)
4 pm
Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin) and Lambert Orkis (piano)
Brahms, violin sonatas
WPAS
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

November 13, 2010 (Sat)
7 pm
Vivre Musicale
Mt. Vernon Place UMC (Baltimore, Md.)

November 13, 2010 (Sat)
8 pm
Borromeo Quartet [FREE]
Library of Congress

November 13, 2010 (Sat)
8 pm
Calder Quartet
Music by Bartók, Beethoven, Ravel
WPAS
Sixth and I Historic Synagogue

November 13, 2010 (Sat)
8 pm
Left Bank Concert Society
Dumbarton Concerts

November 14, 2010 (Sun)
3 pm
American Century Music [FREE]
Music by Griffes, Piston, Copland
Smithsonian American Art Museum

November 14, 2010 (Sun)
3 pm
University of Maryland Choruses [FREE]
Clarice Smith Center

November 14, 2010 (Sun)
4 pm
Artur Aksenov, piano
Phillips Collection

November 14, 2010 (Sun)
4 pm
Choral Arts Society
Schlesinger Concert Hall (Alexandria, Va.)

November 14, 2010 (Sun)
5 pm
Inscape Chamber Orchestra
Music by Barber and Justin Boyer
Episcopal Church of the Redeemer (Bethesda, Md.)

November 14, 2010 (Sun)
5:30 pm
Gautier Capuçon (cello) and Gabriela Montero (piano)
Shriver Hall (Baltimore, Md.)

November 14, 2010 (Sun)
6:30 pm
NGA Orchestra with Sara Daneshpour, piano [FREE]
National Gallery of Art

November 14, 2010 (Sun)
7 pm
Venice Baroque Orchestra
With Robert McDuffie, violin (music by Vivaldi and Glass)
Music Center at Strathmore

November 14, 2010 (Sun)
7:30 pm
Vivre Musicale
St. George's Episcopal Church (Arlington, Va.)

November 15, 2010 (Mon)
7:30 pm
Clérambault, La Muse de l'Opéra
Opera Lafayette, with Judith van Wanroij (soprano)
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

November 15, 2010 (Mon)
7:30 pm
Catholic University Symphony Orchestra
Church of the Epiphany

November 16, 2010 (Tue)
7:30 pm
Fessenden Ensemble
Quartets by Tchaikovsky and Borodin
St. Columba's Episcopal Church (4201 Albemarle St. NW)

November 17, 2010 (Wed)
12:10 pm
Quaver [FREE]
Music by Dalla Casa, Lasso, Ligeti, others
National Gallery of Art

November 17, 2010 (Wed)
7:30 pm
Orchestra of St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

November 17, 2010 (Wed)
8 pm
Georgetown University Chamber Singers [FREE]
Music of Buxtehude and contemporaries
Georgetown University

November 18, 2010 (Thu)
7 pm
National Symphony Orchestra
With Susanna Mälkki (conductor) and Garrick Ohlsson (piano)
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

November 18, 2010 (Thu)
7 pm
Chamber Music, University of Maryland Students [FREE]
Clarice Smith Center

November 18, 2010 (Thu)
7:30 pm
Pro Musica Hebraica
Music of Berman, Braunfels, Ben-Haim
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

November 18, 2010 (Thu)
7:30 pm
Ana Vidovic (guitar) and Anastasia Petanova (flute)
Mansion at Strathmore

November 19, 2010 (Fri)
1:15 pm
NSO Brass Quintet [FREE]
Georgetown University

November 19, 2010 (Fri)
5:15 pm
Chamber Music, University of Maryland Students [FREE]
Clarice Smith Center

November 19, 2010 (Fri)
7:30 pm
Catán, Florencia en el Amazonas (with piano only)
Maryland Opera Studio
Clarice Smith Center

November 19, 2010 (Fri)
8 pm
Doric Quartet [FREE]
Library of Congress

November 19, 2010 (Fri)
8 pm
National Symphony Orchestra
With Susanna Mälkki (conductor) and Garrick Ohlsson (piano)
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

November 19, 2010 (Fri)
8 pm
Moscow Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra
With Vladimir Spivakov (conductor) and Alexander Ghindin (piano)
Music by Mozart, Schnittke, Shostakovich
Music Center at Strathmore

November 20, 2010 (Sat)
3 pm
Claremont Trio
Evergreen Museum and Library

November 20, 2010 (Sat)
7:30 pm
Kenneth Slowik, cello
Bach, solo cello suites (Part 1)
National Museum of American History

November 20, 2010 (Sat)
7:30 pm
Edvinas Minkstimas, piano
Embassy of Lithuania (2632 16th St. NW)

November 20, 2010 (Sat)
8 pm
National Symphony Orchestra
With Susanna Mälkki (conductor) and Garrick Ohlsson (piano)
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

November 20, 2010 (Sat)
8 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (Shostakovich, Symphony No. 10)
With Günther Herbig (conductor) and Tianwa Yang (violin)
Music Center at Strathmore

November 20, 2010 (Sat)
8 pm
Fairfax Symphony Orchestra
GMU Center for the Arts

November 21, 2010 (Sun)
3 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (Shostakovich, Symphony No. 10)
With Günther Herbig (conductor) and Tianwa Yang (violin)
Meyerhoff Symphony Hall (Baltimore, Md.)

November 21, 2010 (Sun)
3 pm
Catán, Florencia en el Amazonas (with piano only)
Maryland Opera Studio
Clarice Smith Center

November 21, 2010 (Sun)
3 pm
Georgetown University Chamber Music Ensembles
Georgetown University

November 21, 2010 (Sun)
4 pm
Daniel del Pino (piano) and friends
Phillips Collection

November 21, 2010 (Sun)
4 pm
Maryland Choral Society: David and Solomon
Music by Handel, Honegger, Thompson
Bethany Christian Church (Ft. Washington, Md.)

November 21, 2010 (Sun)
5 pm
Washington Chorus
Music by Rachmaninoff
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

November 21, 2010 (Sun)
6:30 pm
Camerata Philadelphia [FREE]
National Gallery of Art

November 21, 2010 (Sun)
7:30 pm
Kennedy Center Chamber Players
Music by Hindemith, Poulenc, Loeffler
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

November 21, 2010 (Sun)
7:30 pm
University of Maryland Chorale and Chamber Singers
Ginastera, Lamentations of Jeremiah
Clarice Smith Center

November 22, 2010 (Mon)
7:30 pm
Catán, Florencia en el Amazonas (with piano only)
Maryland Opera Studio
Clarice Smith Center

November 23, 2010 (Tue)
7:30 pm
Catán, Florencia en el Amazonas (with piano only)
Maryland Opera Studio
Clarice Smith Center

November 24, 2010 (Wed)
12:10 pm
NGA Chamber Players [FREE]
National Gallery of Art

November 24, 2010 (Wed)
7:30 pm
Tchaikovsky, Nutcracker
Joffrey Ballet
Kennedy Center Opera House

November 26, 2010 (Fri)
1:30 and 7:30 pm
Tchaikovsky, Nutcracker
Joffrey Ballet
Kennedy Center Opera House

November 27, 2010 (Sat)
1:30 and 7:30 pm
Tchaikovsky, Nutcracker
Joffrey Ballet
Kennedy Center Opera House

November 27, 2010 (Sat)
2 and 8 pm
Mormon Orchestra and Choir of Washington, D.C.
Christmas music
Music Center at Strathmore

November 27, 2010 (Sat)
7:30 pm
Taiwanese American Charity Annual Concert
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

November 27, 2010 (Sat)
8 pm
A Chanticleer Christmas
GMU Center for the Arts

November 28, 2010 (Sun)
1:30 and 7:30 pm
Tchaikovsky, Nutcracker
Joffrey Ballet
Kennedy Center Opera House

November 28, 2010 (Sun)
4 pm
Alan Mandel, piano
Phillips Collection

November 28, 2010 (Sun)
6:30 pm
Ian Shapinsky, piano [FREE]
Music by Dalla Casa, Lasso, Ligeti, others
National Gallery of Art

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