Tag: NW

Cherry Blossom Festival Flying High

Blossom Kite Festival Saturday, April 1 | 10 AM – 4:30 PM Grounds of the Washington Monument Constitution Avenue & 17th Street, NW What better way to celebrate spring and friends around the world than with brightly colored kites swirling…

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…