- The Washington Times - Thursday, April 24, 2008

CLASSICAL MUSIC

ATLAS PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

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

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

BRADLEY HILLS PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

6601 Bradley Blvd., Bethesda. 301/365-2850, www.bradleyhillschurch.org

Coral Cantigas: Praises in Rhythm de las Pampas al Caribe. June 14

CLARICE SMITH PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

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

National Orchestral Institute Chamber Orchestra. June 7

National Orchestral Institute Orchestra: Bold Strokes, with guest artist Sofya Gulyak. June 14

National Orchestral Institute Orchestra: Beloved and Beholden. June 21

National Orchestral Institute Orchestra: Titan’s Roots. June 28

CORCORAN GALLERY OF ART

Hammer Auditorium (New York Avenue entrance), 17th Street and New York Avenue NW. 202/639-1700, 202/639-1770, www.corcoran.org

Musical Evening Series: Quatuor Ebene. May 30

DUMBARTON CONCERTS

Dumbarton Church, 3133 Dumbarton St. NW. Tickets $26, $30 with $2 service charge through the Web site. 202/965-2000, www.dumbartonconcerts.org

Berta Rojas and Carlos Barbosa-Lima: Dos Guitarras Diaries. Oct. 11

Antares: The Musical Brilliance of Unquiet Minds. Nov. 8

Barnes & Hampton Celtic Consort: A Celtic Christmas. Dec. 6, 7, 13, 14

Osiris Piano Trio: The Archduke by Candlelight. Jan. 17, 2009

Rosa Lamoreaux and Friends: Broadway’s Golden Years. Feb. 7, 2009

St. Petersburg String Quartet: From the Salon of Nicholas and Alexandra. Feb. 21, 2009

Conjunto Iberico Cello Octet: Encore! March 14, 2009

Brian Ganz: For Chopin Lovers Only. April 4, 2009

GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY CENTER FOR THE ARTS

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

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

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. June 2

KENNEDY CENTER

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

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

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

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

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

KREEGER MUSEUM

2401 Foxhall Road NW. 202/338-3552, www.kreegermuseum.org

June Chamber Festival featuring the American Chamber Players. June 6, 10, 13

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

Parker String Quartet and Borromeo String Quartet. May 16.

Pacifica Quartet. May 29.

Barnatan/Ferschtman/Weilerstein Trio. May 31.

NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART

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

The Great Noise Ensemble. May 18

Choral Arts Society of Washington. June 1

Anna Kijanowska, pianist. June 8

Judith Ingolfsson, violinist; Vladimir Stoupel, pianist. June 15

Washington Bach Consort. June 22

National Gallery Chamber Players String Quartet. June 29

SCHLESINGER CONCERT HALL AND ARTS CENTER

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

American Balalaika Symphony. May 17

Capital Wind Symphony. May 18

Virginia Grand Military Band. May 31

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

Alexandria Symphony Orchestra. June 8

U.S. Marine Band Chamber Orchestra. June 14

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

Choralis. June 27

STRATHMORE: THE MANSION

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

Antares. May 15

STRATHMORE: THE MUSIC CENTER

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

Moscow Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra. May 14

BSO: Beethoven Re-Imagined. May 17

BSO: The Inca Trail. May 30

National Philharmonic: Greats of the Romantic Era. May 31-June 1

BSO: Brandenburg Concertos. June 5

National Philharmonic: Britten”s War Requiem. June 7

BSO: Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 3. June 14

BSO: Beethoven’s Ninth. June 19

WASHINGTON NATIONAL CATHEDRAL

Massachusetts and Wisconsin avenues NW. 202/537-6200, 877/537-2228, www.cathedral.org

Cathedral Choral Society: Mendelssohn’s 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.

Happy Birthday to Two! Recital Celebrating Bernstein and Bolcom. May 31

Wolf Trap Opera Company: Verdi’s King for a Day. June 13, 15, 17

Wolf Trap Opera Company: Handel’s Alcina. July 11, 13, 15

Wolf Trap Opera Company: Instant Opera at Children’s Theatre-in-the-Woods. July 15-19

Tales From the Vienna Woods Recital. July 19

Wolf Trap Opera Company: Strauss’ Ariadne auf Naxos. Aug. 15, 17, 19

WOLF TRAP: FILENE CENTER

1551 Trap Road, Vienna. Tickets at the box office or at www.tickets.com, Performances 7:30, 8 p.m. 703/218-6500.

NSO at Wolf Trap with the Wolf Trap Opera Company: Candide in Concert. July 6

NSO at Wolf Trap: Tcheers for Tchaikovsky! July 10

NSO at Wolf Trap: An Evening with Kiri Te Kanawa. July 11

NSO at Wolf Trap: Wolf Trap is for Lovers. July 25

NSO at Wolf Trap: Beethoven’s Best. July 31

Bernstein: A Celebration! Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra. Aug. 19

POP MUSIC

ALDEN THEATRE

1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean. 703/790-9223, www.mcleancenter.org

The Clayton Miller Band. May 24.

Jay Ungar and Molly Mason. June 7

THE ATHENAEUM

201 Prince St., Alexandria. Second Thursday Series. 703/548-0035, nvfaa.org

Madeline MacNeil, hammered dulcimer. June 12

Harley String Band. July 10

DAR CONSTITUTION HALL

1776 D St. NW. 202/628-1776, www.dar.org/conthall. Tickets 703/573-SEAT, 202/397-SEAT, 410/547-SEAT or www.ticketmaster.com

Erykah Badu. May 14, 15

Jaheim - Sisqo with Dru Hill. May 18

Progressive Nation 2008. May 26

Bill Maher. May 29

True Colors: Cyndi Lauper, the B-52s. June 7

John Edward. June 20

Melissa Etheridge. June 25

1st MARINER ARENA

201 W. Baltimore St., Baltimore. 410/347-2020, www.baltimorearena.com, 410-547-SEAT or ticketmaster.com

Van Halen. May 15

GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY CENTER FOR THE ARTS

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

An Evening With Gerald Albright. May 24

GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY LISNER AUDITORIUM

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

Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington: America, the Fabulous! June 6, 7

KENNEDY CENTER

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

NSO Pops: Marvin Hamlisch, conductor: A Date With Dave Koz. May 15-17

A Cappella: Singing Solo: Bobby McFerrin Hosts a World of Voices with special guests. June 1

KENNEDY CENTER

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

Jazz Reach: She Said/She Says. May 17

KENNEDY CENTER

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

Broadway Up Close and Personal: Charles Strouse. May 14

Mary Lou Williams and the 13th annual Women in Jazz Festival. May 15-17

Congressional Chorus: Bernstein and Sondheim, American Masters. June 7

Barbara Cook’s Spotlight: Brent Barrett. June 28

NISSAN PAVILION

7800 Cellar Door Drive, Bristow, Va. 703/754-6400, www.livenation.com/venue/getVenue/venueId/793

Country Megaticket: McDonald’s WMZQFest with Sugarland, Phil Vassar, Tracy Byrd, Jypsi, Laura Bryna. May 31.

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers with Steve Winwood. June 8.

Country Megaticket: Tim McGraw with Jason Aldean and Halfway to Hazard. June 15.

Dave Matthews Band with Michael Franti and Spearhead. June 28

Country Megaticket: Brad Paisley and guests. July 12.

Crue Fest featuring Motley Crue, Buckcherry, Papa Roach, Sixx:A.M. & Trapt. July 13

Rush: Snakes and Arrows Tour 2008. July 19

Country Megaticket: Rascal Flatts with Taylor Swift. July 26.

Projekt Revolution: Linkin Park, Chris Cornell, the Bravery, Ashes Divide, Atreyu, 10 Years, Hawthorne Heights, Armor for Sleep, Street Drum Corps. July 27

Poison with Sebastian Bach, Dokken. July 31

Country Megaticket: Toby Keith with Montgomery Gentry. Aug. 9.

Counting Crows, Maroon 5 with special guest Sara Bareilles. Aug. 16

The Jonas Brothers: The Burning Up Tour with special guest Demi Lovato. Aug. 18

Rod Stewart. Aug. 24

Jimmy Buffett & The Coral Reefer Band. Sept. 1

Country Megaticket: Martina McBride with Jack Ingram, Jason Michael Carroll. Sept. 27.

STATE THEATRE

220 N. Washington St., Falls Church. 703/237-0300, www.thestatetheatre.com

Mark Wills. May 12

Gin Blossoms. May 22

STRATHMORE: THE MUSIC CENTER

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

Burt Bacharach. June 8

VERIZON CENTER

601 F St. NW. 202/397-SEAT or ticketmaster.com, www.verizoncenter.com

Alicia Keys with Neyo and Jordin Sparks. June 13

Pearl Jam East Coast Summer Tour. June 22

George Michael 25 Live Tour. July 29

Celine Dion 2008-09 Taking Chances World Tour. Sept. 8

WARNER THEATRE

13th and E streets NW. 202/397-SEAT, www.warnertheater.com

The High Kings. Sept. 23

WASHINGTON DC JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER

Goldman Theater, 1529 16th St. NW. 202/518-9400, washingtondcjcc.org

2008 Washington Jewish Music Festival. May 31-June 8

WOLF TRAP: FILENE CENTER

1551 Trap Road, Vienna. Tickets at the box office or at www.tickets.com, Performances 7:30, 8 p.m. 703/218-6500. See www.wolftrap.org

Louisiana Swamp Romp. June 8

Trisha Yearwood. June 11

Gordon Lightfoot. June 14

Boz Scaggs. June 15

James Taylor. June 18

RAIN: The Beatles Experience. June 19

Emmylou Harris. June 22

George Benson. June 24

Ricky Skaggs and Bruce Hornsby. June 25

The Temptations and the Four Tops. June 26

Lyle Lovett in Concert. July 2

Donna Summer. July 5

Ani DiFranco. July 7

Chicago. July 9

NSO at Wolf Trap: This Way to Broadway with Marvin Hamlisch. July 12

Hootie and the Blowfish. July 13

Al Green. July 15

Earth, Wind and Fire. July 16

Indigo Girls. July 17

Pat McGee Band. July 18

Gladys Knight. July 19

Mark Knopfler. July 22

NSO at Wolf Trap: Not the Messiah! (He’s a Very Naughty Boy) starring Eric Idle. July 24

NSO at Wolf Trap: Broadway Rocks! July 26

Crosby, Stills and Nash. July 28

Noche Flamenca. July 29

Hippiefest. July 30

NSO at Wolf Trap: Rodgers and Hammerstein at the Movies. Aug. 1

NSO at Wolf Trap: Dial “H” for Hitchcock. Aug. 2

The Black Crowes. Aug. 3

Face of America: Hawaii Revisited. Aug. 5

Jethro Tull. Aug. 6

Gipsy Kings. Aug. 7, 8

Gretchen Wilson. Aug. 9

B.B. King. Aug. 10

Los Lonely Boys and Los Lobos. Aug. 12

George Thorogood and Buddy Guy. Aug. 13

Smokey Robinson. Aug. 14

Stanley Clarke, Marcus Miller and Victor Wooten. Aug. 16

The Beach Boys. Aug. 17

Kenny Rogers and the Oak Ridge Boys. Aug. 20

Chris Isaak. Aug. 21

Eddie From Ohio and Great Big Sea. Aug. 22

The Irish Tenors. Aug. 24

UB40. Aug. 25


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