Category: Community News

Daniel Burkholder & Danceworks Performance Company

DC’s Dance Place will present a multimedia performance work, Stories from A Life, by Daniel Burkholder & Danceworks Performance Company on March 25-26, 2017.  Told through the life story of the artist’s grandmother, 96-year-old Sophia Saren, Daniel Burkholder’s new multimedia work…

Cultural Diplomacy at its Best

With Pianist Pandolfi, Visual Artist Brase, WIPAC and the Embassy of the Slovak Republic.   Citing the significance of cultural diplomacy to promote mutual understanding between peoples, HE Peter Kmec, Ambassador of the Slovak Republic hosted an exquisite “Winter Interlude,…

SHOSTAKOVICH, WEINBERG AND “JEWISHNESS”

SHOSTAKOVICH, WEINBERG AND “JEWISHNESS”Tuesday, March 7, 7:30 pm A concert produced by PostClassical Ensemble featuring Netanel Draiblate (violin), Benjamin Capps (cello), and Alexander Shtarkman (piano), along with commentary by renowned Jewish-music scholar James Loeffler. Mieczyslaw Weinberg was a Polish-Jewish refugee…

Don’t Miss the Fortunata Trio, 3-11-2017

March 11th, 8 pm, Saturday. The Fortunata Trio, Alicia Kosack, flute; Laura Armstrong, clarinet; Kimberly Buchar Nolet, bassoon, celebrate the joy and good fortune of performing chamber music as good friends and strive to promote this unusual medium.  Their performances have included…