Results tagged “Concerts” from Spotlight

The Washington Chorus celebrates Verdi

Posted by Randy Shulman
February 26, 2014 7:41 AM |
Julian Wachner leads The Washington Chorus in its celebration of Giuseppe Verdi in honor of the 200th anniversary of his birth. Sopranos Corinne Winters and Othalie Graham, mezzo-soprano Ola Rafalo, tenor Issachah Savage and bass Peter Volpe are featured soloists in “The Essential Verdi,” featuring favorites from his operas, choruses and choral masterworks, including highlights from Aida, La Traviata ... [Read]

An American rock supergroup formed in 1999 by guitarist Billy Howerdel and Tool vocalist Maynard James Keenan, A Perfect Circle now includes bassist Matt McJunkins (Ashes Divide), guitarist James Iha (formerly of the Smashing Pumpkins) and session drummer Josh Freese (known for work with Nine Inch Nails and Devo). Tonight, Sunday, July 17, at 8 p.m. D.A.R. Constitution Hall, 1776 ... [Read]

Everything's coming up Bob Mould

Posted by Randy Shulman
June 6, 2011 9:44 AM |
He may now call San Francisco home, but Bob Mould still stops in his former D.C. stomping grounds regularly, for the dance party Blowoff and an occasional concert, such as his stop next Friday, June 10, at the Birchmere. He'll perform from his storied repertoire and his most recent studio set Life & Times, the 2009 album filled withs songs ... [Read]

Babes in Arms

Posted by Randy Shulman
July 6, 2010 9:34 AM |
Virginia's American Century Theater offers a concert presentation of the Rodgers and Hart's musical Babes in Arms. Forget the plot -- all you need to know are the songs: "I Wish I Were in Love Again," "Johnny One Note," "The Lady Is A Tramp," "My Funny Valentine," "Where or When," and more. Thursday, July 8, through Saturday, July 10, at ... [Read]