Venue Details

4041 Star Starred
The Kennedy Center - Concert Hall
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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David Diehl
It was a little disconcerting that the doors didn't open up until about 5 minutes before the show, but everyone got time to find their seats and take in the ambiance without feeling rushed. Ushers were excellent.
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David Diehl
Ate at the KC Cafe on the Terrace Level. Reasonable prices, great food, and no waiting. Ideal for having a civilized meal before the show.
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55 reviews
43 stars
attended Jan 23 2011

For anything in the Concert Hall, go to the Concert Hall Ticket Office only. We stood in line with several others and didn't realize there was another ticket office until we waited through 30 people. There were at least 3 other events at the...continued

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54 reviews
17 stars
attended Jan 23 2011

What a great afternoon at the Kennedy Center. NSO was impressive and Tzimon Barto lived up to his reputation.

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17 reviews
31 stars
attended Jan 22 2011

Outstanding program. So rich and varied. Thoroughly delightful.

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Website

http://www.kennedy-center.org/nso/calendar/index.cfm?fuseaction=...

Quotes & Highlights

Visit Tzimon Barto’s website.
Learn more about The Presidency of John F. Kennedy: A 50th Anniversary Celebration.

Description

National Symphony Orchestra: Christoph Eschenbach, conductor

Tzimon Barto, piano

Program:

Bernstein – _Fanfare for the Inauguration of JFK _

Lieberson – _Remembering JFK (An American Elegy) _

A commission of the National Symphony Orchestra of Washington, D.C., Christoph Eschenbach, Music Director, through a generous gift from the John and June Hechinger Commissioning Fund for New Orchestral Works.

Bernstein- Symphonic Dances from West Side Story

Gershwin – Piano Concerto

About the Ticket Supplier: The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, located on 17 acres overlooking the Potomac River in Washington, D.C., is America’s living memorial to President Kennedy as well as the nation’s busiest arts facility, presenting more than 2,000 performances each year. The Center is home to seven theaters: the Concert Hall, the Opera House, the Eisenhower Theater, the Family Theater, the Terrace Theater, the Theater Lab, and the Terrace Gallery. In addition, as part of the Kennedy Center’s Performing Arts for Everyone outreach program, free performances take place each evening at 6 p.m. on the Millennium Stage. In addition to offering annual series of the National Symphony Orchestra, Washington National Opera, theater, ballet, dance, chamber music, jazz, and performances for young audiences, the Kennedy Center presents festivals celebrating the arts and culture of countries and regions around the world.