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Music in Metro DC including Concerts, Opera, Symphony & More

Find DC music concerts, performances and recitals including classical, opera, pop, rock, country, recitals and more. CultureCapital gives you quick and easy access to Metro DC concert schedules with links to the presenters to purchase tickets.

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Hot Hits
From The Top: Live with Host Christopher O'Riley
GW Lisner Auditorium
Fri, October 24
From the Top, hosted by acclaimed pianist Christopher O’Riley, celebrates the amazing performances and captivating stories of America’s best pre-college classical musicians. Expect to see and hear remarkable students from the D.C. area.
NSO Pops: Danny Elfman's Music from the Films of Tim Burton / John Mauceri, conductor
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Thu, October 23 thru Sat, October 25
Danny Elfman has composed unforgettable scores for director Tim Burton's weirdly wonderful worlds of Edward Scissorhands, Batman, Alice in Wonderland, and more. John Mauceri conducts his music with visuals from Burton's films.
Anthony McGill, clarinet & Christopher Shih, piano
Strathmore
Sun, October 26
Principal Clarinet of the Metropolitan Opera, Anthony McGill has performed with orchestras and in chamber recitals worldwide.
Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn with Del McCoury and David Grisman
GW Lisner Auditorium
Fri, October 31
Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn will play a mix of traditional and original songs they've developed together. The evening will also feature Del McCoury and David Grisman.
Suzanne Vega
Sixth & I Historic Synagogue
Sun, November 9
In this performance, Vega mixes classic and new work, reflecting her ongoing creative explorations.
Ludovico Einaudi
Strathmore
Wed, November 12
Ludovico Einaudi's music is shimmering and hypnotic, transcending traditional boundaries between classical, rock, and electronica, and has won a huge worldwide base of fans.
Lee Ann Womack
GW Lisner Auditorium
Fri, November 14
With the kind of country that blurs formats and cross genres, the petite Texan with the pure voice reinforces her values of great songs, real life, and classic country music on the upcoming album.
La bohème
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Sat, November 1 thru Sat, November 15
Puccini's timeless tale of young bohemians in Paris struggling to fulfill their dreams and find love returns in a brand-new production filled with moonlit duets, snowy streets, rowdy celebrations, and heartrending tears.
Voca People
Strathmore
Sat, November 15
With its zany story of intergalactic beings who power their space ship with music, the show mixes flawlessly sung a cappella harmonies with amazing beat-box simulations of every kind of instrument, transforming music from Bach to Britney Spears, Mozart to Michael Jackson, Scott Joplin to The Spice Girls.
Highlights
Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Blues
Fri, October 24
Artisphere
NOT SO SILENT CINEMA PRESENTS The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
Sat, October 25
Artisphere
Mozart's Requiem
Sat, November 1 thru Sun, November 2
Strathmore
Patrick Bruel
Wed, November 5
Warner Theatre
Czech Philharmonic
Fri, November 14
George Mason University's Center for the Arts
Matuto (Brazilian Dance Party)
Fri, November 14
BlackRock Center for the Arts
Raul Midón
Fri, November 14
Artisphere
Rhythm Cafe: Charlie Parker with Strings
Sat, November 15
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum