Music for Christmas from The Washington Chorus
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The last date listed for Music for Christmas was Monday December 22, 2008 / 5:00pm.
Currently at The Kennedy Center - Concert Hall:
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Maestro Christopher Eschenbach and the National Symphony Orchestra pay tribute to composer Richard Strauss with a performance of his 1888 tone poem Don Juan, as well as excerpts from the modernist operas, 1908's Elektra and 1905's hit Salome, based on Oscar Wilde's play. Making her NSO debut is Swedish soprano Iréne Theorin, who impressed critics and audiences alike with her roles in Wagner at the Met. Bass-baritone John Relyea's also appeared at the Met, along with the San Francisco, Seattle, Paris and Munich State Operas, among others. Learn More
Quotes & Highlights
- "...carols to sing...unusual arrangements of old chestnuts... a little of both to refreshing and festive effect" --<em>The Washington Post</em>
Year after year, the annual Music for Christmas concerts prove to be one of Washington’s most beloved events! Capture the warmth and magic of the holidays and bring the entire family. The Washington Chorus' Side by Side program, now in its seventeenth year, will partner with Annandale High School to feature the Annandale Singers, under the direction of Carleen Dixon. This year Music for Christmas will also feature DC's only Latin American chorus, Coral Cantigas, under the direction of Diana Saez. Bring the entire family and make this concert your special holiday celebration."
All performances are sign-interpreted.