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10194 Star Starred
The Kennedy Center - Concert Hall
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
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The Washington Chorus: "The Essential Puccini"
5 ratings
4.8 average rating
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6 reviews
4 stars
attended Nov 08 2009

The concert was fabulous! The Washington Chorus, orchestra and soloists were superb, and the Children's Chorus of Washington was so professional with a beautiful musical performance. It is refreshing to see a large group of well-behaved children...continued

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5 reviews
4 stars
attended Nov 08 2009

This was a very cultural and lovely event. The music and performances were exemplary.

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2 reviews
4 stars
attended Nov 08 2009

Finding a delightful and affordable live operatic performance in the Washinton DC area was wonderful. I was on the edge of my seat for the whole performance.

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An evening of gems from this well-loved and popular composer. Selections from Puccini’s most popular works including Turandot, Madama Butterfly, La Bohème, Missi di Gloria, Manon Lescaut. A stellar cast of soloists join the Chorus with full orchestra for an evening of semi-staged opera classics.

with the Children’s Chorus of Washington

Joan Gregoryk, music director

Othalie Graham, soprano

Angela Maria Blasi, soprano

Robert Baker, tenor

Gaetan Sauvageau, tenor

Carl Tanner, tenor

Tad Czyzewski, baritone

James Shaffran, baritone

John Marcus Bindel, bass

Christopher Temporelli, bass

Join Julian Wachner and guests for a post-concert discussion in the concert hall.

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