Concert Reviews | CD Reviews | DVD Reviews | Opera | Early Music | News | Film | Art | Books | Kids

10.1.13

Classical Month in Washington (February)

Last month | Next month
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!

February 1, 2013 (Fri)
7:30 pm
Merlin Ensemble Vienna
Music by Zemlinsky, Schoenberg, Koerber, Bruch
Embassy of Austria

February 1, 2013 (Fri)
8 pm
China National Symphony Orchestra
With Peng-Peng Gong, piano
Music Center at Strathmore

February 1, 2013 (Fri)
8 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
With Orion Weiss, piano
Meyerhoff Symphony Hall (Baltimore, Md.)

February 1, 2013 (Fri)
8 pm
Laurie Anderson and Kronos Quartet
Laurie Smith, Scenes from My New Novel
Clarice Smith Center

February 1, 2013 (Fri)
8 pm
Pictures On Silence
Atlas Center

February 2, 2013 (Sat)
6 pm
Philip Setzer (violin) and Gilbert Kalish (piano)
National Museum of Natural History

February 2, 2013 (Sat)
8 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
With Orion Weiss, piano
Music Center at Strathmore

February 2, 2013 (Sat)
8 pm
Harlem Quartet
Candlelight Concert Society
Smith Theater, Howard Community College (Columbia, Md.)

February 2, 2013 (Sat)
8 pm
Laurie Anderson and Kronos Quartet
Laurie Smith, Scenes from My New Novel
Clarice Smith Center

February 2, 2013 (Sat)
8 pm
China National Symphony Orchestra
With Yang Xu, violin
GMU Center for the Arts

February 2, 2013 (Sat)
8 pm
Ensemble Gaudior
St. Mark's Episcopal Church

February 2, 2013 (Sat)
8 pm
McLean Orchestra
Oakcrest School (McLean, Va.)

February 2, 2013 (Sat)
8 pm
Mozart, La Clemenza di Tito
In Series
Atlas Center

February 3, 2013 (Sun)
3 pm
Repast Baroque
Bach Sinfonia
Cultural Arts Center, Montgomery College (Silver Spring, Md.)

February 3, 2013 (Sun)
3 pm
Mozart, La Clemenza di Tito
In Series
Atlas Center

February 3, 2013 (Sun)
4 pm
Verdehr Trio
Phillips Collection

February 3, 2013 (Sun)
4:30 pm
Ars Nova Chamber Orchestra
Church of the Epiphany

February 3, 2013 (Sun)
6:30 pm
NGA New Music Ensemble [FREE]
National Gallery of Art

February 4, 2013 (Mon)
7 pm
Master Class with Patricia Racette
Kennedy Center Terrace Gallery

February 5, 2013 (Tue)
7:30 pm
Veit Hertenstein (viola) and Pei-Yao Wang (piano)
Young Concert Artists
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

February 6, 2013 (Wed)
7:30 pm
Misha Dichter (piano) with Harlem Quartet
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

February 7, 2013 (Thu)
8 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
With Hannu Lintu (conductor) and Stephen Hough (piano)
Music Center at Strathmore

February 8, 2013 (Fri)
7:30 pm
Angela Hewitt, piano
WPAS
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

February 8, 2013 (Fri)
8 pm
Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, SITI Company
A Rite
Clarice Smith Center

February 8, 2013 (Fri)
8 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
With Hannu Lintu (conductor) and Stephen Hough (piano)
Meyerhoff Symphony Hall

February 8, 2013 (Fri)
8 pm
Mark Morris Dance Company
The Office (Dvořák) / Festival Dance (Hummel) / Socrates (Satie)
GMU Center for the Arts

February 9, 2013 (Sat)
11 am and 1:30 pm
NSO Kinderkonzert
Kennedy Center Family Theater

February 9, 2013 (Sat)
1 pm
Music in the Lincoln White House [FREE]
Library of Congress

February 9, 2013 (Sat)
2 and 3:30 pm
Annapolis Symphony Orchestra
Children's Concert: Carnival of the Animals
Maryland Hall (Annapolis, Md.)

February 9, 2013 (Sat)
8 pm
National Philharmonic
With Danielle Talamantes, soprano
Music Center at Strathmore

February 9, 2013 (Sat)
8 pm
Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, SITI Company
A Rite
Clarice Smith Center

February 9, 2013 (Sat)
8 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
With Hannu Lintu (conductor) and Stephen Hough (piano)
Meyerhoff Symphony Hall

February 9, 2013 (Sat)
8 pm
Mark Morris Dance Company
The Office (Dvořák) / Festival Dance (Hummel) / Socrates (Satie)
GMU Center for the Arts

February 9, 2013 (Sat)
8 pm
Miserere: Music by Josquin, Monte, Byrd, Schein
Chantry
St. Mary Mother of God

February 9, 2013 (Sat)
8 pm
Raven Consort
Dumbarton Concerts

February 10, 2013 (Sun)
3 pm
Imani Winds [FREE]
National Academy of Sciences

February 10, 2013 (Sun)
3 pm
Miserere: Music by Josquin, Monte, Byrd, Schein
Chantry
Grace and St. Peter's

February 10, 2013 (Sun)
3 pm
National Chamber Ensemble [FREE]
Smithsonian American Art Museum

February 10, 2013 (Sun)
4 pm
Marouan Benabdallah, piano
Phillips Collection

February 10, 2013 (Sun)
4 pm
CUA Symphony Orchestra
Sligo Seventh Day Adventist Church (Takoma Park, Md.)

February 10, 2013 (Sun)
5:15 pm
Jeremy Filsell, organ [FREE]
Washington National Cathedral

February 10, 2013 (Sun)
6:30 pm
NGA Chamber Players [FREE]
With Miranda Cuckson (violin), Julia Bruskin (cello)
National Gallery of Art

February 10, 2013 (Sun)
7 pm
Sérgio and Odair Assad
Dumbarton Oaks

February 11, 2013 (Mon)
8 pm
Sérgio and Odair Assad
Dumbarton Oaks

February 12, 2013 (Tue)
8 pm
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
WPAS
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

February 13, 2013 (Wed)
7:30 pm
Ran Jia, piano [FREE]
National Museum of Women in the Arts

February 14, 2013 (Thu)
7:30 pm
Ana Sokolovic, Live and Let Love
Peabody Chamber Opera
Baltimore Theater Project

February 15, 2013 (Fri)
7:30 pm
Lee Hoiby, Romeo and Juliet
Maryland Opera Studio
Clarice Smith Center

February 15, 2013 (Fri)
7:30 pm
Mozart, Così fan tutte
Opera Bel Cantanti
Randolph Road Theater

February 15, 2013 (Fri)
7:30 pm
Ana Sokolovic, Live and Let Love
Peabody Chamber Opera
Baltimore Theater Project

February 15, 2013 (Fri)
8 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
With Heidi Melton, Brandon Jovanovich, Eric Owens
Music by Wagner
Meyerhoff Symphony Hall (Baltimore, Md.)

February 16, 2013 (Sat)
2 pm
Ciné-Concert: Thomas Ince [FREE]
Live music by Andrew Simpson, piano
National Gallery of Art

February 16, 2013 (Sat)
7:30 pm
Ana Sokolovic, Live and Let Love
Peabody Chamber Opera
Baltimore Theater Project

February 16, 2013 (Sat)
8 pm
Hilary Hahn, violin
WPAS
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

February 16, 2013 (Sat)
6 pm
Miserere: Music by Josquin, Monte, Byrd, Schein
Chantry
St. Bernadette (Silver Spring, Md.)

February 16, 2013 (Sat)
8 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
With Heidi Melton, Brandon Jovanovich, Eric Owens
Music by Wagner
Music Center at Strathmore

February 17, 2013 (Sun)
3 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
With Heidi Melton, Brandon Jovanovich, Eric Owens
Music by Wagner
Meyerhoff Symphony Hall (Baltimore, Md.)

February 17, 2013 (Sun)
3 pm
Mozart, Così fan tutte
Opera Bel Cantanti
Randolph Road Theater

February 17, 2013 (Sun)
3 pm
Ana Sokolovic, Live and Let Love
Peabody Chamber Opera
Baltimore Theater Project

February 17, 2013 (Sun)
3 pm
Washington Bach Consort
With J. Reilly Lewis, organ
National Presbyterian Church

February 17, 2013 (Sun)
4 pm
Raphael Trio, piano
Phillips Collection

February 17, 2013 (Sun)
5:30 pm
Magdalena Kožená (mezzo-soprano) and Yefim Bronfman (piano)
Shriver Hall (Baltimore, Md.)

February 17, 2013 (Sun)
6:30 pm
Avalon String Quartet and Winston Choi, piano [FREE]
National Gallery of Art

February 19, 2013 (Tue)
7:30 pm
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
With Inger Dam-Jensen, soprano
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

February 19, 2013 (Tue)
7:30 pm
Christoph Traxler, piano
Music of Beethoven
Embassy of Austria

February 21, 2013 (Thu)
6:30 pm
Kaija Saariaho, composer
Leading European Composers series
Phillips Collection

February 21, 2013 (Thu)
7 pm
National Symphony Orchestra
With Christoph von Dohnányi (conductor) and Renaud Capuçon (violin)
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

February 21, 2013 (Thu)
7:30 pm
Aviv Quartet
Mansion at Strathmore

February 22, 2013 (Fri)
1:15 pm
Dvořák and Harry Burleigh [FREE]
Kevin Deas (bass-baritone) and Lura Johnson (piano)
Georgetown University

February 22, 2013 (Fri)
8 pm
National Symphony Orchestra
With Christoph von Dohnányi (conductor) and Renaud Capuçon (violin)
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

February 23, 2013 (Sat)
5 pm
21st Century Consort
Smithsonian American Art Museum

February 23, 2013 (Sat)
7:30 pm
Cantate Chamber Singers
St. John's Norwood Parish (Chevy Chase, Md.)

February 23, 2013 (Sat)
8 pm
National Symphony Orchestra
With Christoph von Dohnányi (conductor) and Renaud Capuçon (violin)
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

February 23, 2013 (Sat)
8 pm
Castleton Festival Chamber Players
Castleton Farms, Theater House

February 24, 2013 (Sun)
4 pm
Alexander Melnikov, piano
Phillips Collection

February 24, 2013 (Sun)
4 pm
Rachmaninoff, Solemn Vespers
Cathedral Choral Society
Washington National Cathedral

February 24, 2013 (Sun)
4 pm
Mason Symphony Orchestra
GMU Center for the Arts

February 24, 2013 (Sun)
5 pm
Mendelssohn, Elijah
Washington Chorus
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

February 24, 2013 (Sun)
6:30 pm
Poulenc Trio [FREE]
National Gallery of Art

February 24, 2013 (Sun)
7 pm
Simone Dinnerstein, piano
Bach, Goldberg Variations
WPAS
Music Center at Strathmore

February 24, 2013 (Sun)
7 pm
Schubert in the Age of the Sound Byte
Lecture-recital by Jeffrey Siegel
GMU Center for the Arts

February 25, 2013 (Mon)
7:30 pm
Vikingur Ólafsson, piano
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

February 26, 2013 (Tue)
7:30 pm
Ibsen, Hedda Gabler
National Theater of Norway
Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theater

February 26, 2013 (Tue)
7:30 pm
Percussions Claviers de Lyon
La Maison Française

February 26, 2013 (Tue)
8 pm
University of Maryland Repertoire Orchestra [FREE]
Clarice Smith Center

February 27, 2013 (Wed)
7:30 pm
Iceland Dance Company
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

February 27, 2013 (Wed)
7:30 pm
Ibsen, Hedda Gabler
National Theater of Norway
Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theater

February 27, 2013 (Wed)
8 pm
Left Bank Quartet
Dvořák In Search Of America
With Postclassical Ensemble
Clarice Smith Center

February 28, 2013 (Thu)
7 pm
National Symphony Orchestra
With Pekka Kuusisto, violin
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

February 28, 2013 (Thu)
7 pm
European Academy of Music and Art
Embassy of Austria

February 28, 2013 (Thu)
7:30 pm
Jennifer Koh, violin
Bach and Beyond, Part 2
Mansion at Strathmore

February 28, 2013 (Thu)
8 pm
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Mozart, Requiem
With Ignat Solzhenitsyn (conductor) and Susanna Phillips (soprano)
Music Center at Strathmore

February 28, 2013 (Thu)
8 pm
Nikita Fitenko, piano
CUA School of Music

No comments: