Dar Williams in concert with IBIS at the Artisphere

Posted by Randy Shulman
January 29, 2011 8:26 AM |

Pop-folk musician Dar Williams, whose music has always defied gender and genre, has taken it a step further by teaming with Ibis for a "crossover concert" at Artisphere, to be recorded live for CD. D.C.-based Ibis includes members from various local orchestras, including the Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra and the National Symphony. The concert features new arrangements of the New Yorker's songs as well as classical and traditional vocal music, plus works by Gershwin and William Grant Still. Sunday, Jan. 30, at 7:30 p.m. Artisphere's Spectrum Theatre, 1611 N. Kent St. Arlington. Tickets are $35. Call 703-875-1100 or visit artisphere.com.

Read our interview with Dar Williams here.

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