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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Washington Performing Arts: Melbourne Symphony

The Kennedy Center
Wed. Oct 16
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor. Garrick Ohlsson, piano. T

Ana Popovic

AMP by Strathmore
Thu. Sep 19
Her new record, Like it On Top, was recorded in Nashville and produced by the legendary Keb’ Mo’.

Lake Anne Jazz and Blues Festival

Lake Anne Plaza
Sat. Aug 31
An afternoon and evening of jazz on the lake.

Mames Babegenush

AMP by Strathmore
Wed. Aug 28
Danish klezmer ensemble Mames Babegenush’s sound is the East meeting the North.

Let It Flow

AMP by Strathmore
Fri. Aug 30
A stirring blend of contemporary jazz, neo-soul, R&B, modern hip-hop, and old-school grooves.

Washington Performing Arts: Chick Corea Trilogy

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

Marcia Ball

AMP by Strathmore
Thu. Sep 5
Marcia Ball has been belting out rollicking piano blues for over 50 years.

NSO Pops: An Evening with Maxwell

The Kennedy Center
Sep. 18 – 20
Maxwell redefined soul music with his acclaimed debut album Maxwell’s Urban Hang Suite.

Washington Performing Arts: Spektral Quartet

The Kennedy Center
Tue. Oct 29
Experience the incandescent music of Icelandic composer Anna Thorvaldsdottir.

The British Invasion

Signature Theatre
Aug. 20 – 31
Hop the pond for a rocking salute to the UK artists who thrilled and inspired us.

Arooj Aftab

The Mansion at Strathmore
Thu. Oct 3
Aftab names the great Sufi poets Rumi and Abida Parveen as key influences in her tranquil, mesmerizing work.

Washington Performing Arts: Pink Martini

The Kennedy Center
Sun. Oct 13
he concert includes a special guest appearance by Pink Martini’s good friend Meow Meow.

Spotlights

Farruko with Lary Over

Wolf Trap
Fri. Aug 23

2019 Art All Night at the KCC

Korean Cultural Center DC
Sat. Sep 14

Kids Concert + Family Happy Hour with King Bullfrog

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Fri. Oct 18

Jubilee Voices at Library of Congress

Library of Congress
Wed. Aug 21

American Roots Concert Series: Freddy & Francine

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Sun. Sep 22

11th Annual UkeFest (five days)

The Mansion at Strathmore
Sat. Aug 17

John Patitucci Trio

AMP by Strathmore
Fri. Sep 6

Global Sounds on the Hill: Che Apalache

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Tue. Sep 10
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