- The Washington Times - Wednesday, October 19, 2005

CLASSICAL MUSIC

The Church of the Epiphany

1317 G St. NW. 703/277-7772

• Palestrina Choir; Michael Harrison, director. 12:10 p.m. Oct. 25. Free.

George Mason University Center for the Arts

Concert Hall, Main campus, Braddock and Chain Bridge roads, Fairfax. 202/433-4011.

• Munich Symphony Orchestra; Phillipe Entremont, conductor/pianist. 8 p.m. Oct. 22. $25-$50.

• “The Broadway Songbook” with Marvin Hamlisch. 7 p.m. Oct. 23. $20-$40.

• GMU Music Faculty Recital. 8 p.m. Oct. 24. Free.

• GMU Symphony Orchestra. 8 p.m. Oct. 25. $5-$7.

Kennedy Center

Concert Hall, F Street and New Hampshire Avenue Northwest. 202/467-4600.

• WPAS: Cecilia Bartoli, mezzo-soprano. 8 p.m. Oct. 26. $45- $125.

Kennedy Center

Terrace Theater, F Street and New Hampshire Avenue Northwest. 202/467-4600.

• WPAS: Camerata Nordica. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25. $27.

Strathmore Hall Music Center

5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda. 202/433-4011.

• National Philharmonic: Richard Stoltzman. 8 p.m. Oct. 22. $25-$80.

• WPAS: Midori and Charles Abramovic. 7 p.m. Oct. 23. $25-$55.

• Sharon Isbin with Zurich Chamber Orchestra. 8 p.m. Oct. 25. $21-$55.

POP, JAZZ, FOLK & OTHER

Kennedy Center

Terrace Gallery, F Street and New Hampshire Avenue Northwest. 202/467-4600.

• Rachel Price. 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. Oct. 20. $15.

• Steve Wilson. 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. Oct. 21-22. $15.

George Mason University Patriot Center

4400 University Drive, Fairfax. 202/342-SEAT.

• Luis Miguel. Oct. 25. 8 p.m. $65-$100.

• Audioslave. Oct. 26. 8 p.m. $40.50.

MCI Center

Seventh and F streets NW. 202/397-SEAT.

• U2. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20. $52.50-$163.

Strathmore Hall Music Center

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

• Kenny Rogers. 8 p.m. Oct. 20. $49.

• David Grisman Quintet. 8 p.m. Oct. 21. $19-$37.

Wolf Trap: The Barns

1624 Trap Road, Vienna.Information,703/938-2404. Tickets, 703/218-6500.

• Junior Brown. 8 p.m. Oct. 20. $24.

• Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver. 8 p.m. Oct. 21. $24.

IRISH TRADITIONAL MUSIC SESSIONS

J. Patrick’s

1371 Andre St., Baltimore. 410/244-8613.

• Laura Byrne and Jimmy Eagan lead 9 p.m.-midnight Tuesdays. Peter Fitzgerald leads 9 p.m.-midnight Thursdays. Beginner session 8-11 p.m. Mondays (no leader).

Jammin’ Java

227 Maple Ave. E, Vienna. 703/255-1566.

• Young people’s session led by Betsy O’Malley, 1-3:30 p.m. second Sunday of the month. Beginners 1-2 p.m., intermediates 2-3:30 p.m. Contact [email protected]

Mrs. O’Leary’s Bar and Restaurant

555 Quince Orchard Road, Gaithersburg. 301/947-1993.

• Young people’s session led by Karen Ashbrook second Monday of each month. 7-8:30 p.m. beginners, 8:30-9 p.m. intermediate and advanced. Parents welcome. Contact 301/592-0101, [email protected]

Nanny O’Brien’s Bar

3319 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202/686-9189.

• Longest-running Irish session in the area. No designated leader. 8 or 9 p.m. to closing every Monday.

O’Faolain’s Irish Pub and Restaurant

20921 Davenport Drive, Sterling, Va. 703/444-9796.

• Jim Wade and Betsy O’Malley lead. 6-9 p.m. Sundays. Mainly for players of intermediate proficiency. Beginners may attend and are encouraged to tape-record. Contact [email protected]

Ri-Ra Pub and Restaurant

4931 Elm St., Bethesda. 301/657-1122.

• Philippe Varlet and Rob Greenway lead. 7-11 p.m. Wednesdays, 3-7 p.m. Sundays. The first hour is a slower jam, so less-experienced players may participate. Contact [email protected]

The Royal Mile Restaurant and Bar

2407 Price Ave., Wheaton 301/948-4511

• Sessions on the fourth Sunday of each month. Adult session 7 p.m.-closing, led by Dennis Botzer. Children’s session 5-6:30 p.m., led by Mitch Fanning.

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