Music in DC including Concerts, Opera, Orchestras, Festivals & 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 DC Metro's schedules with links to the presenters to purchase tickets.


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The Four Seasons

Center for the Arts at George Mason University
Sun. Nov 10
Rediscover the beauty of The Four Seasons, both in its original form and also in a completely reimagined one.

José André Trio

Library of Congress
Thu. Nov 7
José André is a Bolivian-born, acclaimed jazz pianist and current Washington, DC resident.

Maryland Lyric Opera Orchestra with Leon Fleisher

Strathmore
Tue. Nov 12
The concert featuring Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 12, performed with Leon Fleisher at the piano

Washington Performing Arts: Zoltán Fejérvári

The Kennedy Center
Sun. Nov 17
“Fejérvári’s playing is multi-layered and precise…. Every note has its own particular dynamic, character, and expression.” Kultur-Vollzug

Washington Performing Arts: Chick Corea Trilogy

Strathmore
Wed. Oct 30
NEA Jazz Master, and 22-time Grammy-winner Chick Corea takes the stage.

Washington Performing Arts: Amjad Ali Khan

Sixth & I
Sat. Nov 16
Amjad Ali Kahn brings his expressive sound to Sixth & I for a family gathering with his sons.

WNO: Otello

The Kennedy Center
Oct. 26 – Nov. 16
Verdi’s epic retelling of Shakespeare’s tragedy traces the collapse of a great hero.

WNO: The Magic Flute

The Kennedy Center
Nov. 2 – 23
Mozart meets Maurice Sendak and a little magic!

Soul Divas

Signature Theatre
Nov. 19 – 23
Signature singers honor the celebrated chanteuses whose unbelievable voices lifted our spirits.

NSO: Noseda conducts a dance-inspired program / Bar-Josef plays Piazzolla

The Kennedy Center
Nov. 7 – 9
Tango. Ballet. Viennese waltz. Music and dance inspire each other and the audience in this diverse program of classical works connecting the two art forms.

Washington Performing Arts: Taipei Symphony Orchestra

Strathmore
Fri. Nov 15
Jahja Ling, conductor, Paul Huang, violin, Felix Fan, cello

Día de los Muertos

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Nov 2
Celebrate the Day of the Dead with live music, Mexican folk dance, artist activities and art workshops.

Spotlights

The Quartetto di Cremona: Italian Journey

Dumbarton Concerts
Sat. Oct 19

Holidays in Black & White

Arts Barn
Sat. Dec 21

Unforgettable - A Tribute to Nat King Cole

Arts Barn
Jan. 10 – 19, 2020

Lavinia Meijer

Dumbarton Oaks
Oct. 27 – 28

Cool Yule with Rochelle Rice

Arts Barn
Sat. Dec 14

Washington Performing Arts: Drew Petersen

The Kennedy Center
Sat. Oct 19

Reggae Meets Korean Pansori

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Wed. Nov 20

FMMC: Avanti Orchestra

Cultural Arts Center at Montgomery College
Sun. Nov 10
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