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Classical Month in Washington (October)

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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!

October 1, 2011 (Sat)
1 pm
Dvořák in the New World: Symposium and Lecture-Recital (Dr. Michael Beckerman, chair) [FREE]
Library of Congress

October 1, 2011 (Sat)
2 pm
Till Fellner, piano
WPAS
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

October 1, 2011 (Sat)
5 and 8 pm
Folger Consort
400th Anniversary of the King James Bible (with Cathedra)
Folger Shakespeare Library

October 1, 2011 (Sat)
8 pm
John O'Conor, piano [FREE]
Music by Haydn, Field, Beethoven, Schubert
Washington Conservatory of Music
Westmoreland Congregational Church (Bethesda, Md.)

October 1, 2011 (Sat)
8 pm
National Symphony Orchestra
Music by Beethoven, Orff
With Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos (conductor), Choral Arts Society
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

October 1, 2011 (Sat)
8 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
With Yan Pascal Tortelier (conductor), Horacio Gutierrez (piano)
Meyerhoff Symphony Hall (Baltimore, Md.)

October 1, 2011 (Sat)
8 pm
Ying Quartet
Candlelight Concert Society
Smith Theater, Howard Community College (Columbia, Md.)

October 1, 2011 (Sat)
8 pm
National Philharmonic
Music by Corigliano, Beethoven
Music Center at Strathmore

October 2, 2011 (Sun)
2 pm
Folger Consort
400th Anniversary of the King James Bible (with Cathedra)
Folger Shakespeare Library

October 2, 2011 (Sun)
3 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
With Yan Pascal Tortelier (conductor), Horacio Gutierrez (piano)
Meyerhoff Symphony Hall (Baltimore, Md.)

October 2, 2011 (Sun)
3 pm
National Philharmonic
Music by Corigliano, Beethoven
Music Center at Strathmore

October 2, 2011 (Sun)
4 pm
Philip Glass, piano
Phillips Collection

October 2, 2011 (Sun)
6 pm
What Makes It Great? Beethoven, Symphony No. 1
Peabody Chamber Orchestra (lecture-concert)
WPAS
National Museum of Natural History

October 2, 2011 (Sun)
6:30 pm
NGA String Quartet [FREE]
National Gallery of Art

October 4, 2011 (Tue)
12:10 pm
Noontime Cantata: Ihr Menschen, ruhmet Gottes Liebe
Washington Bach Consort
Church of the Epiphany

October 4, 2011 (Tue)
7:30 pm
Sonnambula Viol Consort
Royal Wedding: Music from Historic Renaissance Marriages
United Church (1920 G St. NW)

October 4, 2011 (Tue)
8 pm
Kelly Ker-Hackleman (piano) and Rochelle Oedemann (clarinet)
GMU Center for the Arts

October 5, 2011 (Wed)
12:10 pm
U.S. Army Chorus [FREE]
St. John's, Lafayette Square

October 5, 2011 (Wed)
7:30 pm
Yoko K., electronica
Mansion at Strathmore

October 6, 2011 (Thu)
7 pm
National Symphony Orchestra
With John Storgårds (conductor), Gidon Kremer (violin)
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

October 6, 2011 (Thu)
7:30 pm
Soheil Nasseri, Broadwood piano
Mansion at Strathmore

October 6, 2011 (Thu)
8 pm
GMU Symphony and University Singers
Bernstein, MASS
GMU Center for the Arts

October 7, 2011 (Fri)
7 pm
Flight 93 Memorial Concert
IBIS Chamber Music Society
With Alessandra Marc, soprano
George Washington Masonic Memorial (Alexandria, Va.)

October 8, 2011 (Sat)
8 pm
Mariinsky Theater Orchestra
With Valery Gergiev (conductor), Daniil Trifonov (piano)
Music by Tchaikovsky
GMU Center for the Arts

October 8, 2011 (Sat)
8 pm
National Symphony Orchestra
With John Storgårds (conductor), Gidon Kremer (violin)
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

October 9, 2011 (Sun)
3 pm
National Symphony Orchestra
With John Storgårds (conductor), Gidon Kremer (violin)
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

October 9, 2011 (Sun)
3 pm
Left Bank Concert Society [FREE]
Music by Debussy, Dutilleux, Fauré
Smithsonian American Art Museum

October 9, 2011 (Sun)
4 pm
Phillips Camerata
Music by Gould, Weber
Phillips Collection

October 9, 2011 (Sun)
5:30 pm
St. Lawrence String Quartet
Shriver Hall (Baltimore, Md.)

October 9, 2011 (Sun)
6:30 pm
NGA Orchestra / St. Petersburg Symphony Orchestra [FREE]
National Gallery of Art

October 10, 2011 (Mon)
8 pm
Sonny Rollins
WPAS
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

October 12, 2011 (Wed)
7:30 pm
Mathias Hausmann, baritone
Vocal Arts D.C.
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

October 13, 2011 (Thu)
7:30 pm
Lark Quartet with Yumi Kurosawa, koto [FREE]
Freer Gallery of Art

October 14, 2011 (Fri)
7:30 pm
Great Noise Ensemble
Mansion at Strathmore

October 14, 2011 (Fri)
8 pm
Verdi, Aida
Virginia Opera
GMU Center for the Arts

October 14, 2011 (Fri)
8 pm
Ahn Trio
Barns at Wolf Trap

October 15, 2011 (Sat)
6 pm
Emerson Quartet
Smithsonian Resident Associates
National Museum of Natural History

October 15, 2011 (Sat)
7:30 pm
A Musical B&B: Bach and Brahms
Cantate Chamber Singers
St. John's Norwood

October 15, 2011 (Sat)
7:30 pm
Ji-Yoon Park, violin
Korean Concert Society
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

October 15, 2011 (Sat)
8 pm
Hugo Wolf Quartett
Music by Schubert, Schumann, Wolf
Dumbarton Concerts

October 16, 2011 (Sun)
1 and 3 pm
NSO Family Concert
Peter and the Wolf Live (with film by Suzie Templeton)
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

October 16, 2011 (Sun)
2 pm
Verdi, Aida
Virginia Opera
GMU Center for the Arts

October 16, 2011 (Sun)
3 pm
Mark Hill (oboe) and Katherine Murdock (viola)
Clarice Smith Center

October 16, 2011 (Sun)
4 pm
famaQ (string quartet)
Phillips Collection

October 16, 2011 (Sun)
6:30 pm
"From the Top" with Christopher O'Riley [FREE]
National Gallery of Art

October 16, 2011 (Sun)
7 pm
Ensemble Caprice
Friends of Music
Dumbarton Oaks

October 17, 2011 (Mon)
8 pm
Ensemble Caprice
Friends of Music
Dumbarton Oaks

October 18, 2011 (Tue)
8 pm
GMU Wind Symphony / Fairfax Wind Symphony
GMU Center for the Arts

October 19, 2011 (Wed)
7:30 pm
Riccardo Minasi (violin), Beiliang Zhu (cello), Kenneth Weiss (harpsichord)
La Maison Française

October 19, 2011 (Wed)
8 pm
Louis Lortie, piano [FREE]
Music of Liszt
Library of Congress

October 20, 2011 (Thu)
8 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
With Louis Langrée (conductor), James Ehnes (violin)
Music Center at Strathmore

October 21, 2011 (Fri)
8 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
With Louis Langrée (conductor), James Ehnes (violin)
Meyerhoff Symphony Hall (Baltimore, Md.)

October 21, 2011 (Fri)
8 pm
Martha Graham Dance Company
GMU Center for the Arts

October 21, 2011 (Fri)
8 pm
Baltimore Lieder Weekend
An die Musik Live (Baltimore, Md.)

October 22, 2011 (Sat)
7:30 pm
New York Festival of Song
Vocal Arts D.C.
Marvin Center Theater

October 22, 2011 (Sat)
7:30 pm
Baltimore Lieder Weekend
An die Musik Live (Baltimore, Md.)

October 22, 2011 (Sat)
8 pm
Martin Bruns (baritone) and Christoph Hammer (keyboard) [FREE]
Library of Congress

October 22, 2011 (Sat)
8 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
With Louis Langrée (conductor), James Ehnes (violin)
Meyerhoff Symphony Hall (Baltimore, Md.)

October 22, 2011 (Sat)
8 pm
Fairfax Symphony Orchestra
GMU Center for the Arts

October 23, 2011 (Sun)
2 pm
Baltimore Lieder Weekend
An die Musik Live (Baltimore, Md.)

October 23, 2011 (Sun)
3 pm
Eclipse Chamber Orchestra
Music by Adamo, Boyce, Mendelssohn
George Washington Masonic Memorial (Alexandria, Va.)

October 23, 2011 (Sun)
4 pm
Olivier Cavé, piano
Phillips Collection

October 23, 2011 (Sun)
6:30 pm
Hanson-Kong Piano Duo [FREE]
National Gallery of Art

October 23, 2011 (Sun)
7 pm
Keyboard Conversations with Jeffrey Siegel: Liszt
GMU Center for the Arts

October 24, 2011 (Mon)
7:30 pm
Opera Lafayette
With Jean-Paul Fouchécourt (tenor), Gaële LeRoi (soprano)
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

October 25, 2011 (Tue)
7:30 pm
George Li, piano
Young Concert Artists
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

October 25, 2011 (Tue)
8 pm
Soloists from the Budapest Festival Orchestra, with Jenő Jandó (piano) [FREE]
Library of Congress

October 26, 2011 (Wed)
3 pm
Master Class with Trio con Brio Copenhagen [FREE]
Kreeger Museum

October 26, 2011 (Wed)
7:30 pm
Tokyo String Quartet
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

October 26, 2011 (Wed)
7:30 pm
Yoko K., electronica
Mansion at Strathmore

October 26, 2011 (Wed)
8 pm
Budapest Festival Orchestra
WPAS
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

October 27, 2011 (Thu)
7 pm
National Symphony Orchestra
With Lorin Maazel (conductor), Simon Trpčeski (piano)
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

October 27, 2011 (Thu)
8 pm
UMD Wind Ensemble [FREE]
Clarice Smith Center

October 28, 2011 (Fri)
7:30 pm
Trio con Brio Copenhagen
Kreeger Museum

October 28, 2011 (Fri)
7:30 pm
Cathedral Choral Society
Glagolitic Mass, Te Deum
Washington National Cathedral

October 28, 2011 (Fri)
7:30 pm
François-Frédéric Guy (piano) and Tedi Papavrami (violin)
Beethoven violin sonatas I
La Maison Française

October 28, 2011 (Fri)
8 pm
Daniel Hope, violin [FREE]
Library of Congress

October 28, 2011 (Fri)
8 pm
National Symphony Orchestra
With Lorin Maazel (conductor), Simon Trpčeski (piano)
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

October 28, 2011 (Fri)
8 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
With Vasily Petrenko (conductor), Barry Douglas (piano)
Meyerhoff Symphony Hall (Baltimore, Md.)

October 28, 2011 (Fri)
8 pm
UMD Symphony Orchestra
Clarice Smith Center

October 29, 2011 (Sat)
7:30 pm
François-Frédéric Guy (piano) and Tedi Papavrami (violin)
Beethoven violin sonatas II
La Maison Française

October 29, 2011 (Sat)
8 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
With Vasily Petrenko (conductor), Barry Douglas (piano)
Music Center at Strathmore

October 29, 2011 (Sat)
8 pm
Genova and Dimitrov, duo piano [FREE]
Library of Congress

October 29, 2011 (Sat)
8 pm
National Symphony Orchestra
With Lorin Maazel (conductor), Simon Trpčeski (piano)
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

October 30, 2011 (Sun)
3 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
With Vasily Petrenko (conductor), Barry Douglas (piano)
Meyerhoff Symphony Hall (Baltimore, Md.)

October 30, 2011 (Sun)
4 pm
Amerigo Trio
Phillips Collection

October 30, 2011 (Sun)
4 pm
Reston Chorale, Amadeus Orchestra, et al.
St. Luke Catholic Church (McLean, Va.)

October 30, 2011 (Sun)
5 pm
François-Frédéric Guy (piano) and Tedi Papavrami (violin)
Beethoven violin sonatas III
La Maison Française

October 30, 2011 (Sun)
5:30 pm
Christian Tetzlaff (violin) and Lars Vogt (piano)
Shriver Hall (Baltimore, Md.)

October 30, 2011 (Sun)
6:30 pm
Genova and Dimitrov Piano Duo [FREE]
National Gallery of Art

October 30, 2011 (Sun)
7:30 pm
Ingrid Fliter, piano
JCCGW (Rockville, Md.)

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