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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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attended Feb 19 2013

This was a perfect night at the symphony!

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attended Feb 19 2013

Great band. It was fun to see so many people dressed in their finest for the fancy dress dinner that was to follow.

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“Inger Dam-Jensen … is a soprano who has everything — great looks, a sparkling voice that never loses its quality, glittering allure, and intensity.” —Financial Times

Description

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Sibelius - Finlandia, Op. 26__

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Grieg__ - __Solveig’s Song from Peer Gynt__

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Alfven - “Så tag mit hjerte”

Leifs __ - Njáls saga scherzo from Symphony No. 1, Op. 26

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Nielsen - Symphony No. 4, Op. 29, “The Inextinguishable”

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Nordic Cool 2013_ brings an unprecedented number of these treasures to the Kennedy Center with performances by more than 750 participating artists in theater, dance, music, and more from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden as well as Greenland, the Faroe Islands, and the Áland Islands. This includes some of the best jazz musicians in the world, as well as one artist who plays on instruments made from ice, including a Norwegian glacier. You’ll also be able to enjoy demonstrations and tastings of New Nordic Cuisine; visual art and design exhibitions that will fill the entire building; literary readings and discussions, including one on popular crime novels; and fascinating forums on everything from the meeting of theater and architecture to designs for holistic living. Educational workshops, discussions, and classes will offer contextual information for all of these presentations.