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The Kennedy Center - Concert Hall
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
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52 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: Mendelssohn's "Elijah"
11 ratings
4.5 average rating
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Bob Maybury
19 events
13 reviews
16 stars
attended Apr 06 2012

Our seating in the Kennedy Center concert hall was very good (Row E) and enabled us to see and hear both the orchestra and the soloists at close range.

The concert itself "Elijah" was our favorite and was magnificently performed both by the...continued

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7 reviews
1 stars
attended Apr 05 2012

Excellent performance of a major, seldom-performed 19th century choral work - NSO, University of Maryland chorus & soloists (esp. baritone) sounded very well. Frustratingly, the Kennedy Center soon ran out of the pamphlets with the words of the...continued

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5 reviews
0 stars
attended Apr 05 2012

Excellent performance. The soloists were top of the line and the University of Maryland Chorus sang very well. The Gold Star tix were two thirds of the way back at the Kennedy Center Concert Hall ground level but the sound was fine. There were...continued

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About the Ticket Supplier: The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, located on 17 acres overlooking the Potomac River in Washington, D.C., is America’s living memorial to President Kennedy as well as the nation’s busiest arts facility, presenting more than 2,000 performances each year. The Center is home to seven theaters: the Concert Hall, the Opera House, the Eisenhower Theater, the Family Theater, the Terrace Theater, the Theater Lab, and the Terrace Gallery. In addition, as part of the Kennedy Center’s Performing Arts for Everyone outreach program, free performances take place each evening at 6 p.m. on the Millennium Stage. In addition to offering annual series of the National Symphony Orchestra, Washington National Opera, theater, ballet, dance, chamber music, jazz, and performances for young audiences, the Kennedy Center presents festivals celebrating the arts and culture of countries and regions around the world.