Category: Music and Performing Arts

Mozart Requiem – The Washington Chorus

Mozart Requiem – The Washington Chorus

The Washington Chorus will return to the Kennedy Center for a performance of Mozart’s Requiem, perhaps his most popular and well-respected work. The evening will also feature the imagery of Marjorie Merryman’s Jonah and...

Mozart Requiem – The Washington Chorus

Mozart Requiem – The Washington Chorus

The Washington Chorus will return to the Kennedy Center for a performance of Mozart’s Requiem, perhaps his most popular and well-respected work. The evening will also feature the imagery of Marjorie Merryman’s Jonah and...

Rogers & Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music

Rogers & Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music

Set in Salzburg, Austria in the months leading up to World War II, the musical follows the story of the rebellious novice Maria who leaves the abbey to govern the rambunctious Von Trapp children....

Donna Summer

Donna Summer

Getting her start during the disco craze in the mid-’70s, Summer surpassed the genre by continually putting out No. 1 Dance Singles for more than 3 decades, from “Bad Girls” and “Hot Stuff” in...

Anita Baker

Anita Baker

Eight-time Grammy Award winner, this sensual songstress took the R&B world by storm with her romantically soulful hits including “Sweet Love” and “Giving You the Best That I Got.” Date: August 26, 2010 Time:...

Great Big Sea

Great Big Sea

Rambunctious Canadian folk-rockers fire up a crowd with hard-driving songs braced with gleeful spirit and wit. Date: August 22, 2010 Time: 8 p.m. Location: The Filene Center at Wolf Trap National Park for the...

Mary Chapin Carpenter

Mary Chapin Carpenter

Carpenter received her big break after performing for years in Washington, DC clubs with friend and producer John Jennings. Their recording, Hometown Girl, was Carpenter’s debut album in 1987. Her latest album, Come Darkness,...