Venue Details

9714 Star Starred
The Kennedy Center - Concert Hall
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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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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20 events
8 reviews
10 stars
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Saxophonist Sonny Rollins
13 ratings
4.4 average rating
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J. E. Hawley Red Velvet
39 events
20 reviews
4 stars
attended Dec 02 2009

It would only have been better without an intermission!

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46 events
19 reviews
10 stars
attended Dec 02 2009

FANTASTIC!!!
WHAT AN ELECTRIFYING PERFORMANCE!
IN SPITE OF, HE'S STILL GIVING HIS ALL AND PUTTING
IT DOWN ROYALY. THE ENTIRE GROUP WAS RIGHT ON TARGET! INSPIRING TO SEE THE AUDIENCE APPRECIATION AND HEARTWARMING RECEPTION.

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68 events
11 reviews
11 stars
attended Dec 02 2009

Music was wonderful. Great solos from the drummer and trombonist. I am so happy that I was able to go.

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Description

The ‘Saxophone Colossus’ returns! One of the rare survivors from a truly golden age of jazz, Rollins’ sinewy, mercurial tenor redefined the term ‘solo’ for sax players everywhere. Iconoclastic, free-spirited and never one to rest easy, this Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winner continues to set the bar and inspire generations of jazz musicians.

About the Ticket Supplier: Washington Performing Arts

For 40 years Washington Performing Arts Society has created profound opportunities by connecting the community to artists, in both education and performance. Through live events in venues that criss-cross the landscape of the D.C. metropolitan area, WPAS invites all to share lifelong opportunities to deepen their cultural knowledge, enrich their lives, and expand their understanding of the world through the universal language of the performing arts.

Established in 1965 by impresario Patrick Hayes, the organization flourished under Douglas Wheeler from 1982 to 2002. Now with the inspired leadership of President Neale Perl, Washington Performing Arts Society continues to be widely recognized as one of the leading presenters of the performing arts in the nation.