Venue Details

10699 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 MFN
23 events 3 reviews

If you are not sympathetic to late Romantic/Impressionist music, last night's concert was not the place to be. If you are, it was wonderfully energetic and well-played. We enjoyed it a lot. I wish kids who know nothing of "music" before their...continued

reviewed Jun 03 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from emily londos
29 events 3 reviews

The Philadelphia Orchestra's performance was excellent. I definitely will use GoldStar again.

reviewed Jun 03 2009 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 with rich string tone, weighty brass and booming timpani” —Financial Times

Description

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Charles Dutoit, conductor

Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano

The Philadelphia Orchestra returns with Charles Dutoit, recently named the ensemble’s chief conductor and artistic advisor. The extraordinary program includes Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances, which the composer wrote expressly for this orchestra.

Program:

Ravel, Piano Concerto for the Left Hand Liszt, Totentanz Rachmaninoff, Symphonic Dances, Op. 45 Ravel, La Valse  

<em>Fickle: A Fancy French Farce</em> <em>James and the Giant Peach Jr.</em> <em>Fun Home</em> Cherry Blossom/Springtime Harbor Cruise <em>Caroline, or Change</em> <em>Georgetown's Famous Folks and Buildings</em> Tour