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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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8 ratings
4.3 average rating
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35 events
8 reviews
2 stars
attended Mar 26 2010

I really enjoyed the opening piece and most of the Mozart piece. The middle one was very painful to hear... I almost walked out prior to the intermissions because of that...

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4 reviews
1 stars
attended Mar 26 2010

The music is eternal, of course, and the performers were competent and brought energy to their parts. I just wanted to note that GoldStar's tickets were well situated for excellent enjoyment, about halfway back from the stage on the orchestra...continued

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3 events
1 review
4 stars
attended Mar 26 2010

The event was quite nice, although the performance itself was somewhat pedestrian. The acoustics were also borderline. However, you can't go wrong with Mozart's Requiem.

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Website

http://thewashingtonchorus.org/mozartrequiem.cfm

Description

Mozart: Requiem

Merryman: Jonah

Mendelssoohn: Hebrides Overture

Arianna Zukerman, soprano

Heather Johnson, mezzo-soprano

William Hite, tenor

Sanford Sylvan, bass

Few choral works are better known than Mozart’s Requiem. Paired with the dramatic imagery of Marjorie Merryman’s Jonah and the exciting Mendelssohn classic, this concert is not to be missed.

Join Julian Wachner and Marjorie Merryman for a post-concert discussion in the concert hall

About the Ticket Supplier: The Washington Chorus

Founded in 1961 as the Oratorio Society of Washington, The Washington Chorus is noted for its critically-acclaimed performances and recordings of the entire range of the choral repertoire. A Grammy Award winner, The Washington Chorus is currently in its 50th season and is considered a cultural leader in the Washington area. The Chorus presents an annual subscription series at the J. F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the Music Center at Strathmore, and other major venues throughout the Washington area. The Chorus frequently appears there at the invitation of the National Symphony Orchestra, singing under the direction of many of the world's greatest conductors including Leonard Slatkin, Mstislav Rostropovich, Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, Seiji Ozawa, Sir Neville Marriner, Charles Dutoit, Kent Nagano and many others. In addition to its regular Kennedy Center performances, the Chorus has sung throughout the metropolitan area and has received acclaim for numerous world premieres. The Chorus has recorded, been nationally broadcast and internationally televised, performed as part of a motion picture soundtrack, and has performed for presidential inaugurations and to honor world leaders.