The Washington Chorus: The Essential Puccini at the Kennedy Center
* Additional fees apply.
All offers for The Washington Chorus: The Essential Puccini have expired.
The last date listed for The Washington Chorus: The Essential Puccini was Sunday November 8, 2009 / 5:00pm.
Most Popular Music Event Nearby:
- Full Price:
- Our Price:
The sensual vocals and poetic songwriting of Grammy-winning singer Mary Chapin Carpenter helped propel her 1992 country album Come On Come On to quadruple-platinum status. Since then, her beautiful music has become more socially and politically oriented, while also increasingly bringing in orchestral elements. Her latest album, Songs From the Movie, revisits tunes from her past, setting them to symphonic instrumentation evocative of a stirring film score. Now, you can see her play these compelling reinventions of her own with the National Symphony Orchestra. 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
Reviews & Ratings
Featured review from Nancy
view more less of this review
The concert was fabulous! The Washington Chorus, orchestra and soloists were superb, and the Children's Chorus of Washington was so professional with a beautiful musical performance. It is refreshing to see a large group of well-behaved children performing at this level.
star this review starred report as inappropriate
Great seats (2 rows from stage) The chorus was phenomenal, the orchestra superb, the singers spectacular, the Conductor very lively and very into the whole performance.
It was a great combination of Puccini's light and fun music and the...continued
An evening of gems from this well-loved and popular composer. Selections from Puccini’s most popular works including Turandot, Madama Butterfly, La Bohème, Missi di Gloria, Manon Lescaut. A stellar cast of soloists join the Chorus with full orchestra for an evening of semi-staged opera classics.
with the Children’s Chorus of Washington
Joan Gregoryk, music director
Othalie Graham, soprano
Angela Maria Blasi, soprano
Robert Baker, tenor
Gaetan Sauvageau, tenor
Carl Tanner, tenor
Tad Czyzewski, baritone
James Shaffran, baritone
John Marcus Bindel, bass
Christopher Temporelli, bass
Join Julian Wachner and guests for a post-concert discussion in the concert hall.