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The Kennedy Center - Concert Hall
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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54 events
27 reviews
42 stars
Parking in building is convenient but $23. Expensive. Try local public garage or street meter parking.
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National Symphony Orchestra Classical Concert
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6 reviews
9 stars
attended Jan 22 2011

Tzimon Barto alone was worth the entire cost plus. He is incredible. The National Symphony under Eschenback is outstanding. Dreyfuss did very well in the readings, though I did not think much of the music in that piece.

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63 reviews
66 stars
attended Jan 23 2011

For anything in the Concert Hall, go to the Concert Hall Ticket Office only. We stood in line with several others and didn't realize there was another ticket office until we waited through 30 people. There were at least 3 other events at the...continued

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128 events
57 reviews
22 stars
attended Jan 23 2011

What a great afternoon at the Kennedy Center. NSO was impressive and Tzimon Barto lived up to his reputation.

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Learn more about The Presidency of John F. Kennedy: A 50th Anniversary Celebration.

Description

National Symphony Orchestra: Christoph Eschenbach, conductor

Tzimon Barto, piano

Program:

Bernstein – _Fanfare for the Inauguration of JFK _

Lieberson – _Remembering JFK (An American Elegy) _

A commission of the National Symphony Orchestra of Washington, D.C., Christoph Eschenbach, Music Director, through a generous gift from the John and June Hechinger Commissioning Fund for New Orchestral Works.

Bernstein- Symphonic Dances from West Side Story

Gershwin – Piano Concerto