Venue Details

330 Star Starred
The Kennedy Center - Concert Hall
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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Member Tips

Goldstar Member
Roof Terrace Bar is perfect for a before concert drink.
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Goldstar Member
Most people dress up for Kennedy Center
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James
A nice dress for the women and minimum jacket, slacks and button down dress shirt for men.
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James
Get there early for good parking. It is not cheap however.
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6 events
3 reviews
4 stars
attended Jan 23 2010

The NSO: Mozart's "Prague" Symphony was outstanding. The sound with all of its supporting components was deep, rich, and inspiring. It started at just after 8:00 pm and... continued

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1 review
8 stars
attended Jan 22 2010

It was excelent. I enjoy helping Haiti

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More Information

Website

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

Description

Mozart: Symphony No. 38 in D major, K. 504, “Prague”

Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde

NSO Principal Conductor Iván Fischer returns with music by a favorite composer, Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde. The performances feature tenor Stig Andersen and the exciting young mezzo-soprano Christianne Stotijn.

All proceeds from the Friday, Jan. 22 concert by the National Symphony Orchestra will benefit the relief efforts in Haiti. This concert will begin with a special performance of the “Air on the G String” from Bach’s Suite No. 3.

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.