Venue Details

33 Star Starred
Embassy of France
Across Reservoir Road from Georgetown University 4101 Reservoir Road, NW Washington, DC 20007
202-944-6400
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Member Tips

Goldstar Member
There was none. Eat before going and don't expect the wine reception if they avertise one.
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Goldstar Member
There are 2 doors to the auditorium. Use the one on the far end. It has less people.
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Goldstar Member
Though advertised, there was no wine and no explanation.
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Goldstar Member
Business attire to informal evening
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Goldstar Member
Must drive.
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Reviews & Ratings

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4.8 average rating
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12 reviews
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attended Oct 26 2012

His percussive Scarlatti, his dreamy Ravel, his emotional Chopin and his warm Bach made for a remarkable evening of virtuosic pianism from this accomplished young... continued

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6 reviews
7 stars
attended Oct 26 2012

An extraordinarily talented pianist.

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Website

http://www.la-maison-francaise.org/start.htm

Quotes & Highlights

Visit the artist’s website .
“Tharaud’s touch is multifaceted — sparkling sunlight, delicate lace, rivulets of melody and … showers of cross-handed notes sprayed in many directions.” —NPR
“With his knack for creative programming and a keen ear for sonority, French pianist Alexandre Tharaud is gaining a reputation as an artist of rare distinction.”  —playbillarts.com_ _