All posts tagged "classical"

  • Classical Music: Fall Arts Preview 2014

    Whether your predilection is opera or chorale, piano or violin, quartet or orchestra — any or all — Washington offers the classical music lover a...

  • Classical Music: Symphonies, Operas and Choral in D.C.

    The region's fall classical music season doesn't start in earnest until after the leaves begin to turn. And then in no time it's holiday season,...

  • The Washington Chorus: Elena Ruehr

    Julian Wachner directs The Washington Chorus in its third annual New Music for a New Age concert. This year’s featured composer is Elena Ruehr, known...

  • Classical Music

    ARTISPHERE 1101 Wilson Blvd.Arlington, Va.703-875-1100artisphere.com UrbanArias Festival -- Three new short operas, including Ricky Ian Gordon's retelling of Orpheus and Euridice, Gordon's Green Sneakers, a...

  • Classical Music: Symphonies, Operas, and other Concerts

    BACH SINFONIA Evelyn Glennie: Music Center at Strathmore Takoma Park/Silver Spring Performing Arts Center Montgomery CollegeGeorgia Avenue and East-West HighwaySilver Spring301-362-6525www.bachsinfonia.org The Story of the...

  • The Diva Next Door

    Opera is like beets -- people love it or hate it. But regardless of one's taste for opera, Patricia Racette is one to watch --...

  • Note for Note

    A word of advice to those planning to attend a concert conducted by Emil de Cou: Remain in your seats. No autopilot standing ovations, please....

  • Orchestral Maneuvers

    If anyone can get away with a techno remix of such revered American orchestral music as Aaron Copland's Appalachian Spring, it's Jonathan Sheffer. ''I don't...