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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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Philadelphia Orchestra with Gil Shaham: Tchaikovsky, Walton, Mendelssohn
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attended May 20 2011

One of the best nights at the symphony I have ever experienced. Amazing!

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attended May 20 2011

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.

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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