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.


Hot Hits

Niccolo Seligmann

The Mansion at Strathmore
Wed. Feb 26
When Niccolo Seligmann comes across an obscure folk instrument he’s never seen before, he can’t help but pick it up and play!

BGR!Fest: Ms. Lauryn Hill with Alice Smith

The Reach @The Kennedy Center
Mar. 6 – 7
Special performances by five-time Grammy®-winner Ms. Lauryn Hill and DMV's own Alice Smith.

Baby Wants Candy: Historical Hip Hop Edition

The Reach @The Kennedy Center
Thu. Feb 20
Join the amazing group of improvisers as they create an epic Hip Hop musical based on a historical figure of your choosing.

Stanley Jordan Plays Jimi

AMP by Strathmore
Wed. Mar 25
Jordan incorporates many of the rock star’s techniques while expanding on them in a way Hendrix may have if he were alive today.

Jason Moran and The Bandwagon + Cassandra Wilson & Marvin Sewell

The Kennedy Center
Fri. Feb 28
Join Jason Moran and his bandmates, bassist Tarus Mateen and drummer Nasheet Waits, as they celebrate the 20th anniversary of their superlative, chance-taking trio, The Bandwagon.

Wow in the World Pop Up Party

Strathmore
Sat. Feb 29
The Wow in the World Pop-Up Party brings the insanely popular kids podcast out in the world.

NSO: Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto

The Kennedy Center
Feb. 27 – 29
The youngest-ever winner of the International Tchaikovsky Competition, Akiko Suwanai joins Noseda for Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto, a work radiating Russian spirit.

WNO: Don Giovanni

The Kennedy Center
Feb. 29 – Mar. 22
A notorious lover meets his ultimate fiery punishment in Mozart’s celebrated tragicomedy.

Casey Abrams

AMP by Strathmore
Wed. Mar 18
Abrams has built a strong following, touring with the acclaimed ensemble Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox.

National Philharmonic: Black Pioneers Composers w/Melissa White, violin

Strathmore
Sat. Feb 22
Piotr Gajewski conducts the National Philharmonic in this tribute to Black Composers in Classical Music featuring compositions by Wynton Marsalis, Florence Price, George Walker and William Grant Still.

Renée Fleming VOICES: Norm Lewis

The Kennedy Center
Sat. Feb 29
Tony®-nominee Norm Lewis, recently seen in NBC's Emmy®-winning broadcast of “Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert!,” joins Renée Fleming VOICES for a spellbinding showcase of his remarkable talent and charisma.

Spotlights

Miranda Cuckson & Friends

Library of Congress
Fri. Feb 21

Concerto Köln

Library of Congress
Sat. Feb 29

Latin Jazz

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Fri. Feb 28

Sphinx Virtuosi

Library of Congress
Fri. Feb 28

Bokanté with Michael League

AMP by Strathmore
Wed. Feb 26

FMMC: The Cavani Quartet Remembers Irene Wise

Corcoran School of the Arts & Design at GW
Sat. Feb 22

National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine

Center for the Arts at George Mason University
Sat. Feb 22

Plena Libre

AMP by Strathmore
Fri. Feb 28

Matinee Idylls: Tidewater Guitar Quartet

Hylton Performing Arts Center
Tue. Feb 25

Atlas Presents: Marlow Rosado

Atlas Performing Arts Center
Sat. Feb 29

Afro Blue: We Will Overcome

Publick Playhouse
Sat. Feb 29
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