National Symphony Orchestra: Violinist Dan Zhu Plays Mozart
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Canadian pianist and former child prodigy Angela Hewitt may be best known for her nine-year recording project featuring a complete cycle of Bach's major keyboard works, but for her National Symphony Orchestra debut, she'll perform Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 22. As heard in the award-winning film Amadeus, that diverse work includes difficult solos and a lively finale that's book-ended by a poignant minuet. Conductor David Zinman leads the NSO through another famous film theme as well, Strauss' Also sprach Zarathustra, so compellingly used in Stanley Kubrick's ground-breaking 2001: A Space Odyssey. Learn More
When you go to an event at the Kennedy Center, make certain to see what is playing at the Millenium Stage. A free performance is offered at 6:00 every night. I saw a wonderful set of Broadway show tune sung by very talented students from Catholic University.NSO: Koh Plays Barber info • Nov 01 2013 star this tip starred
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All in all, a beautiful evening, with an unexpected encore , the Polonaise from Tchaikovsky's EUGENE ONEGIN and a great postlude concert from J. Reilly Lewis, showing just how much the KC's new multi-million-dollar organ can do. The concert...continued
Quotes & Highlights
The Thursday, January 24th performance will be followed by a free mini recital by NSO Organist William Neil to further illustrate the qualities and characteristics of the new organ.
Beethoven – Grosse Fuge
(Grosse Fuge will be performed in the Weingartner edition for string orchestra.)
Mozart – Violin Concerto No. 5 in A major, K. 219
Bartók – Concerto for Orchestra
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