- The Washington Times - Thursday, February 7, 2008

CLASSICAL MUSIC

ATLAS PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

1333 H St. NE. 202/399-7993, www.atlasarts.org

Washington Musica Viva and Capital City Symphony: Chaise Lounge. March 22

Capital City Symphony: Choral Hits. March 30

Levine School: Brahms Birthday Bash. May 1

Capital City Symphony: Cinco de Mayo. May 4

In Series: Fin de Fiesta with pianist Carlo Rodriguez. June 14, 15

CLARICE SMITH PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

University Boulevard and Stadium Drive, University of Maryland, College Park. 301/405-ARTS, claricesmithcenter.umd.edu

The Tallis Scholars: Masterpieces from Spain and Portugal. March 2

Left Bank Concert Society: Frank Conversations and Intimate Letters. March 8

Take Five: Alif Laila, sitar. March 11

Post-Classical Ensemble: Artists in Exile. April 6

Irish Chamber Orchestra. April 13

Brentano String Quartet. May 1

DUMBARTON CONCERTS

Dumbarton Church, 3133 Dumbarton St. NW. 202/965-2000, www.dumbartonconcerts.org

Amelia Piano Trio: East Meets West. March 15

Vogler String Quartet, Daniel Mueller-Schott, cello: Simply the Best. April 5

FOLGER SHAKESPEARE LIBRARY

201 East Capitol St. NE. 202/544-7077, www.folger.edu

Folger Consort: Highland Ayres. April 18-20

GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY CENTER FOR THE ARTS

4400 University Drive, Fairfax. 888/945-2468, www.gmu.edu/cfa

Fairfax Symphony Orchestra: Masterworks 4 with Amanda Gosier, soprano. March 1

Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra: The Eroica Effect. March 30

Chanticleer: My Spirit Sang All Day. April 4

Keyboard Conversations with Jeffrey Siegel: Austria and Hungary Captivating Continentals. April 13

Virginia Opera: Lucia di Lammermoor. April 18, 20

Fairfax Symphony Orchestra: Masterworks 5. April 26

Fairfax Symphony Orchestra: Masterworks 6. May 10

Fairfax Symphony Orchestra: Peter Boyer’s Ellis Island: The Dream of America. June 14

GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY LISNER AUDITORIUM

730 21st St. NW. 202/994-6800, 301/808-6900 or ticketmaster.com; www.lisner.org

George Washington University Orchestra. April 6

Washington Concert Opera: Rossini’s Bianca e Falliero. April 13

HARMAN CENTER FOR THE ARTS

610 F St. NW. 202/547-1122, www.shakespearetheatre.org/harmancenter

WPAS: Sergey Khachatryan, violin, with Lusine Khachatryan, piano. March 18

Washington Bach Consort: Many Moods of Bach. March 30

WPAS: Yuliya Gorenman, piano. May 17

KENNEDY CENTER

Atrium, F Street and New Hampshire Avenue NW. 202/467-4600, kennedy-center.org

Performance Plus Series: When Masters Meet: Grieg and Ibsen. April 17

KENNEDY CENTER

Concert Hall, F Street and New Hampshire Avenue NW. 202/467-4600, kennedy-center.org

WPAS: Joshua Bell, violin. March 3

NSO: Manfred Honeck conducting, with Ingrid Fliter, piano: Beethoven. March 6-8

WPAS: Lang Lang, piano. March 11

NSO: Hans Graf conducting, with Alban Gerhardt, cello: Prokofiev. March 13-15

The Choral Arts Society of Washington: Dvorak: Stabat Mater. March 16.

NSO: Mark Elder conducting, with Louis Lortie, piano: Prokofiev. March 27-29

NSO: Ivan Fischer conducting: Mahler’s Second Symphony. April 3-5

WPAS: Garrick Ohlsson, piano. April 6

NSO: Yannick Nezet-Seguin conducting, with Julian Rachlin, violin: Shostakovich. April 10-12

Master Chorale of Washington: Let My People Go! A Spiritual Journey Along the Underground Railroad. April 20

Vocal Arts Society: New York Festival of Song. April 22

NSO: Hugh Wolff conducting, with Stephen Hough, piano: Saint-Saens. April 24-26

The Washington Chorus: Songs of the Soul. April 27

WPAS: Orchestre National de France. April 28

Carnegie Mellon School of Music: Carnegie Mellon Philharmonic in Concert. April 29

NSO: Composer Portrait: Copland. May 1-3

Washington DC Band & Orchestra Festival. May 5

NSO, Leonard Slatkin, with Hilary Hahn, violin: Paganini. May 8-10

The Choral Arts Society of Washington: John Adams’ El Nino. May 18

The Richmond Symphony: 50th Anniversary Celebration Concert. May 27

NSO, Vladimir Ashkenazy conducting: All-Sibelius program. May 29-31

NSO, Vladimir Ashkenazy conducting: Grieg’s Peer Gynt. June 5-7

NSO, Leonard Slatkin: Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin in concert. June 12-16

NSO, Leonard Slatkin, with Sol Gabetta, cello: Tchaikovsky. June 26-28

NSO: Salute to Slatkin with Yo-Yo Ma, cello. June 29

KENNEDY CENTER

Family Theater, F Street and New Hampshire Avenue NW. 202/467-4600, kennedy-center.org

James Madison University School of Music: Amadi Hummings and Gabriel Dobner. April 30

Luciana Souza. May 2

James Madison University School of Music: Beth Chandler and Gabriel Dobner. May 11

KENNEDY CENTER

Opera House, F Street and New Hampshire Avenue NW. 202/467-4600, kennedy-center.org

Washington National Opera: The Flying Dutchman. March 15-April 10

Washington National Opera: Rigoletto. March 29-April 13

Washington National Opera: Tamerlano. April 30-May 22

Washington National Opera: Elektra. May 10-27

Washington National Opera: Cavalleria Rusticana in Concert with an Evening of Verismo Masterpieces. May 25-30

KENNEDY CENTER

Terrace Theater, F Street and New Hampshire Avenue NW. 202/467-4600, kennedy-center.org

Young Concert Artists Series: Benjamin Moser, piano. April 8

Pro Musica Hebraica Inaugural Concert. April 10

WPAS: Sergio Tiempo, piano. April 12

Kennedy Center Chamber Players: Works by Brahms, Martinu and Beethoven. April 13

Ariel String Quartet. April 21

Jonathan Biss, piano, and Miriam Fried, violin. May 12

Eighth Blackbird: The Only Moving Thing. May 13

Kennedy Center Chamber Players: Works by Jaffe, Schumann, more. May 18

Friday Morning Music Club: Washington International Competition for Piano. May 25

VSA Arts International Young Soloists Concert. May 29

Trio Mediaeval and Cantus. May 30

I Fagiolini. May 31

THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS

Coolidge Auditorium, Jefferson Building, 10 First St. SE. Ticketmaster at 202/397-7328, 703/573-7328 or ticketmaster.com. For information: 202/707-4604, 202/707-5664, www.loc.gov/rr/perform/concert/0708-schedule.html

Florestan Trio. March 7.

Two Faces of Mexican Music festival: Camerata Bariloche. March 12.

Two Faces of Mexican Music festival: Cuarteto Latinoamericano. March 13.

Two Faces of Mexican Music festival: Post-Classical Ensemble with Eugenia Leon, vocalist. March 14.

Beaux Arts Trio. April 1.

Lynn Harrell, cello, with Victor Santiago-Asuncion, piano. April 3.

Skampa Quartet with Iva Bittova, vocals and violin. April 11.

Fabio Biondi and Europa Galante. April 16.

Holloway/Linden/Mortensen Trio. April 17.

Pavel Haas Quartet. April 18.

Camerata Pacifica with Warren Jones, piano. April 24.

Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia. May 2.

St. Petersburg String Quartet with Michael Tree, viola. May 9.

Parker String Quartet and Borromeo String Quartet. May 16.

Pacifica Quartet. May 29.

Barnatan/Ferschtman/Weilerstein Trio. May 31.

THE MANSION AT STRATHMORE

10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda. 301/581-5100, www.strathmore.org

Mayuko Kamio, violin. March 7

DBR, sonic artist. March 10

Sara Daneshpour, piano. March 27

Angela Taylor, singer-songwriter-flutist. April 2 and 23

The New Century Saxophone Quartet. April 17

Antares. May 15

MUSIC CENTER AT STRATHMORE

5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda. 301/581-5100, www.strathmore.org

BSO Classical Thursdays: Beethoven’s Fifth with Emily Skala, flute. March 6

WPAS: Yundi Li, piano. March 12

National Philharmonic: Bach’s St. Matthew Passion. March 15

WPAS: Alfred Brendel, piano. March 17

BSO Classical Saturdays: Andre Watts Plays Brahms. March 29

NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART

Sixth Street and Constitution Avenue NW. 202/842-6941, www.nga.gov

Women of the National Gallery Vocal Arts Ensemble. March 5

Octuor de France. March 9

Kathleen Shimeta, mezzo-soprano. March 12

Parisii Quartet and French baritone Jerome Correas. March 16

Tapestry. March 19

Harvard Glee Club. March 23

Elina Vahala, violinist; Mika Rannali, pianist. March 30

Chatham Baroque and Rosa Lamoreaux, soprano. April 6

Kate Hearden, soprano; Marcio Botelho, cellist. April 13

Davidson Fine Arts Chorale. April 20

Zuill Bailey, cellist; Simone Dinnerstein, pianist. April 27

SCHLESINGER CONCERT HALL AND ARTS CENTER

Northern Virginia Community College, 3001 N. Beauregard St., Alexandria. 703/845-6156, www.nvcc.edu/schlesingercenter

U.S. Marine Band. March 2, April 20, May 11

Alexandria Symphony Orchestra. March 8, 9; April 5, 6; June 8

Virginia Grand Military Band. March 15, May 31

The Washington Cultural Group Fund: Valentina Listisa, piano. March 28

Fairfax Choral Society. March 29

U.S. Marine Chamber Orchestra. March 30, May 4, June 14

North American Music Festivals. April 4, 25

Festivals of Music. April 11

New Dominion Chorale. April 27

World Folk Music Association Tribute to Tom Paxton Concert. May 3

American Balalaika Symphony. May 17

Capital Wind Symphony. May 18

Iranian Community School Inc.: Persian classical music. June 7

Rockville Concert Band, Music Celebrations International, National Community Concert Band: Sousa Festival. June 21

Choralis. June 27

WASHINGTON NATIONAL CATHEDRAL

Massachusetts and Wisconsin avenues NW. 202/537-5527, www.cathedral.org

World Premiere: Dominick Argento, Evensong: of Love and Angels; Mozart, Solemn Vespers of the Confessor. March 2

Bach, St. John Passion. March 16

Mendelssohn, Elijah. May 18

WOLF TRAP: THE BARNS

1645 Trap Road, Vienna. 703/255-1900, 703/255-1868, www.wolftrap.org. Tickets at the box office or at www.tickets.com, 703/218-6500.

The Gryphon Trio. March 7

Shakespeare Remixed: Southeastern Festival of Song. March 28

The Calder Quartet. April 11

David Finckel and Wu Han. April 25

POP MUSIC

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