Venue Details

10726 Star Starred
The Kennedy Center - Concert Hall
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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5.0 / 5 Rated by 3 members
Review from Bucky20816
14 events 2 reviews

Excellent performance. Violinist looked like he was having a good tirme.

Wind section was particularly good.

reviewed May 20 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
2 events 1 review

Superb event (once-in-a-lifetime kind of event actually). I absolutely loved Gil Shaham's performance, and, of course, Philadelphia Orchestra was absolutely great as always.

reviewed May 20 2011 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

“The Philadelphia Orchestra is unquestionably one of the world’s greats—its sound is incomparably thick and sweet, like a luxurious syrup, with rich string tone, weighty brass and booming timpani.” —Financial Times

Description

Philadelphia Orchestra

Charles Dutoit, conductor

Gil Shaham, violin

Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture    

Walton: Violin Concerto    

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5

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