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201 East Capitol Street, SE Washington, DC 20003
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A Harmony of Friends: Music of Italy and China

Wednesday, September 30, 2009 @ 6pm

For its season-opening concert, the Folger Consort performs Italian and Chinese music circa 1610. Learn more about the music of Francesca Caccini (the first woman to compose an opera), Sigismundo d’India, Biagio Marini, and Italian composers, as well as traditional music from China, with a focus on the pipa, a Chinese version of the lute.

Roxane Gay and Hilton Als The 37th Annual PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction <em>The Displaced</em> Authors Nathaniel Rich & Kate Walbert <em>As You Like It</em> <em>The Second Shepherds' Play</em> Poet Tracy K. Smith Mariah Carey Evangel Christmas Celebration 2016 <em>Black Side of the Moon</em> Washington DC Travel & Adventure Show <em>Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical</em> Step Afrika!: <em>Magical Musical Holiday Step Show</em> Septime Webre's <em>The Nutcracker</em> <em>Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley</em> <em>Into the Woods</em> <em>The Secret Garden</em>