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The Kennedy Center - Concert Hall
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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Parking in building is convenient but $23. Expensive. Try local public garage or street meter parking.
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National Symphony Orchestra: Bruckner's Symphony No. 8
7 ratings
4.9 average rating
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10 reviews
3 stars
attended Jun 12 2014

Good seats as usual (two rows behind critic Anne Midgette!). All-Bruckner concert is excellent and highly recommended. The opening motets were fine and the 8th symphony was thrilling. The best I've ever heard the NSO. A don't miss.

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0 stars
attended Jun 14 2014

The conductor had complete control over all his resources as well as a mastery of the music. The NSO should program more of this kind of music.

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3 reviews
2 stars
attended Jun 12 2014

Top notch performance. The depth of Eschenbach's musicality is remarkable. The NSO's performance of Bruckner 8 was outstanding. On the down side, there was a man eating a sandwich in an adjacent row which was very distracting. Also, I would have...continued

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Performance Timing:
Part One – 20 minutes
Intermission – 15 minutes
Part Two – 90 minutes