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The Kennedy Center - Concert Hall
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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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.
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I wore a sweater, flip-flops, etc..
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attended Feb 19 2013

This was a perfect night at the symphony!

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attended Feb 19 2013

Great band. It was fun to see so many people dressed in their finest for the fancy dress dinner that was to follow.

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Website

http://www.kennedy-center.org/events/?event=XNINZ

Quotes & Highlights

“Inger Dam-Jensen … is a soprano who has everything — great looks, a sparkling voice that never loses its quality, glittering allure, and intensity.” —Financial Times

Description

__Program:

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Sibelius - Finlandia, Op. 26__

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Grieg__ - __Solveig’s Song from Peer Gynt__

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Alfven - “Så tag mit hjerte”

Leifs __ - Njáls saga scherzo from Symphony No. 1, Op. 26

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Nielsen - Symphony No. 4, Op. 29, “The Inextinguishable”

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Nordic Cool 2013_ brings an unprecedented number of these treasures to the Kennedy Center with performances by more than 750 participating artists in theater, dance, music, and more from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden as well as Greenland, the Faroe Islands, and the Áland Islands. This includes some of the best jazz musicians in the world, as well as one artist who plays on instruments made from ice, including a Norwegian glacier. You’ll also be able to enjoy demonstrations and tastings of New Nordic Cuisine; visual art and design exhibitions that will fill the entire building; literary readings and discussions, including one on popular crime novels; and fascinating forums on everything from the meeting of theater and architecture to designs for holistic living. Educational workshops, discussions, and classes will offer contextual information for all of these presentations.

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.