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The Kennedy Center - Concert Hall
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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John Adams Conducts the National Symphony Orchestra with Violinist Leila Josefowicz
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attended May 21 2010

Best concert of the year. Great to hear music from the 21st century but also of the highest quality. Ms Josefowicz (who i have now heard for the 2nd time) is amazing both technically and musically. The kennedy center players seemed to rise to the...continued

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 John Adams returns for a program that includes two of his works, The Dharma at Big Sur, featuring violinist Leila Josefowicz, and his Doctor Atomic Symphony. Also on the program are works by Britten and Stravinsky. 

Program: 

Britten: Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes, Op. 33a 

Adams: The Dharma at Big Sur 

Stravinsky: _F__eu d’Artifice _

Adams: Dr. Atomic Symphony