Free Events: Music

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Performances

Clara Schumann at 200

Library of Congress
Fri. Dec 6

Dunedin Consort

Library of Congress
Thu. Jan 30, 2020

Asko|Schönberg

Library of Congress
Jan. 31 & Feb. 1, 2020

Skride Piano Quartet

Library of Congress
Wed. Feb 5, 2020

Phaeton Trio

Library of Congress
Fri. Feb 7, 2020

Perfection: The Laurent Crystal Flute, 1807-1848

Library of Congress
Sat. Feb 15, 2020

Miranda Cuckson & Friends

Library of Congress
Fri. Feb 21, 2020

Sphinx Virtuosi

Library of Congress
Fri. Feb 28, 2020

Concerto Köln

Library of Congress
Sat. Feb 29, 2020

Arabesque Marouan Benabdallah

Library of Congress
Sat. Mar 14, 2020

Takács Quartet

Library of Congress
Tue. Mar 17, 2020

Tabea Zimmermann, viola | Javier Perianes, piano

Library of Congress
Wed. Mar 18, 2020

#Declassified: Manuscript Music for Men’s Chorus

Library of Congress
Sat. Mar 28, 2020

Conrad Tao, piano | Caleb Teicher, tap dance

Library of Congress
Sat. Apr 4, 2020

Fly Higher: Charlie Parker @ 100

Library of Congress
Sat. Apr 11, 2020

Bang on a Can All Stars | Field Recordings

Library of Congress
Fri. Apr 17, 2020

Flux Quartet with Oliver Lake and Donal Fox

Library of Congress
May. 1 & 2, 2020

International Contemporary Ensemble

Library of Congress
Fri. May 8, 2020

Beethoven’s Hammerklavier Sonata: Two Visions

Library of Congress
Fri. May 15, 2020

Big Band Evening: Strayhorn Known and Unknown

Library of Congress
Thu. May 28, 2020

The Bill Charlap Trio with Jon Faddis

Library of Congress
Sat. May 30, 2020

Freiburg Baroque Orchestra

Library of Congress
Fri. Jul 24, 2020

The Apollo Orchestra with Roberto Diaz, viola

Chevy Chase Presbyterian Church
Sun. Jan 12, 2020

The Apollo Orchestra with Peter Orth, piano

The Kennedy Center
Thu. Mar 5, 2020

The Apollo Orchestra with Michelle Kim, violin

Church of the Epiphany
Sun. May 17, 2020

The Apollo Orchestra presents Rossini’s Stabat Mater

Church of the Little Flower
Sun. Jun 14, 2020

ChorSymphonica: Leipzig’s 1st Taste

St. Jane Frances de Chantal Catholic Church
Fri. Jun 26, 2020

Champagne and Tchaikovsky

Montpelier Arts Center
Sun. Dec 15

The Grandsons - Groovin On the Pike

Columbia Pike Branch Library
Fri. Dec 6

Holiday Vocals

Anderson House & The American Revolution Institute
Sun. Dec 8

Sound Meditation

Publick Playhouse
Mar. 10 – Jun. 2, 2020

National Philharmonic: A Fantasia on Christmas Carols

Christ Episcopal Church
Sat. Dec 7

FMMC: Friday Concert Series

Calvary Baptist Church
Fri. Dec 6

NCBF: Petalpalooza

The Wharf
Sat. Apr 11, 2020

A Very Special Holiday with Marian Anderson

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sun. Dec 8

Encore Creativity for Older Adults Holiday Concert

Lexington Park United Methodist Church
Sat. Dec 7

Encore Creativity for Older Adults Holiday Concert

Anne Arundel Community College
Sat. Dec 14

Encore Creativity for Older Adults Holiday Concert

Wild Lake Interfaith Center
Fri. Dec 13

Encore Creativity for Older Adults Holiday Concert

Heritage Fellowship Church
Fri. Dec 13

Encore Creativity for Older Adults Holiday Concert

Cultural Arts Center at Montgomery College
Sun. Dec 15

Honors Week Tribute—Earth, Wind & Fire

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Fri. Dec 6

Honors Week Tribute—Sesame Street

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Sat. Dec 7

Merry Tubachristmas!

The Kennedy Center
Mon. Dec 9

Strathmore Artist in Residence Calista Garcia

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Tue. Dec 10

Lutoslawski Piano Duo

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Wed. Dec 11

WNO—Holidays with the Young Artists

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Thu. Dec 12

Handel, Hamilton, and Holiday Songs

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Fri. Dec 13

Sweet Heaven Kings

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Sat. Dec 14

Levine First Music

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Sun. Dec 15

The Maryland Classic Youth Orchestra Chamber Program

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Mon. Dec 16

The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School’s Shir Madness

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Tue. Dec 17

9-Songwriter Series led by Justin Trawick

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Thu. Dec 19

Nkula

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Fri. Dec 20

Holiday Go-Go

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Sat. Dec 21

Angelica Garcia

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Sun. Dec 22

Messiah Sing-Along

The Kennedy Center
Mon. Dec 23

The Beltway Brass

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Tue. Dec 24

All-Star Christmas Day Jazz Jam

The Kennedy Center
Wed. Dec 25

Encore Chorale

The Kennedy Center
Thu. Dec 26

DC Symphony and the Motown Sound

The Kennedy Center
Fri. Dec 27

The Legendary Ingramettes

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Mon. Dec 30

New Year’s Eve Party

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Tue. Dec 31

FMMC: Dumbarton Concert Series

Dumbarton House
Tue. Dec 10

FMMC: Arioso Chorale Concert

Lutheran Church of the Reformation
Jan. 16 & 18, 2020

FMMC: Calvary Concert Series

Calvary Baptist Church
Fri. Jan 3, 2020

FMMC: Composers Concert

Calvary Baptist Church
Fri. Dec 13

FMMC: Riderwood Concert Series

Riderwood Village Chapel
Sun. Jan 5, 2020

FMMC: Steinway Concert Series

Steinway Piano Gallery
Wed. Dec 11

FMMC: Strathmore Concert Series

The Mansion at Strathmore
Thu. Dec 12

FMMC: Strathmore Concert Series

The Mansion at Strathmore
Thu. Jan 2, 2020

Ongoing Event

2019 National Christmas Tree Lighting

The White House
Dec. 9, 2019 – Jan. 1, 2020
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