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 British Invasion

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

Gay Men's Chorus: Coulda Woulda Shoulda

City Winery
Sat. Sep 21
Join this cast as they share funny stories and songs from the worlds of pop and Broadway of things they coulda, woulda, shoulda....

Marcia Ball

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

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.

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’.

Mames Babegenush

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

The REACH Opening Festival

The Kennedy Center
Sep. 7 – 22
Two weeks of FREE performances & activities celebrating the expansion of The Kennedy Center campus called the REACH.

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.

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.

Lake Anne Jazz and Blues Festival

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

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.

Washington Performing Arts: Spektral Quartet

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

Spotlights

Embassy of Uzbekistan: Roman Rabinovich

Embassy of Uzbekistan
Tue. Sep 17

Kids Concert + Family Happy Hour with King Bullfrog

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Fri. Oct 18

Atlas Presents: Sofia Viola

Atlas Performing Arts Center
Fri. Oct 11

Embassy of Romania: Irina Muresano, Violin

Embassy of Romania
Fri. Sep 13

American Roots Concert Series: Freddy & Francine

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Sun. Sep 22

John Patitucci Trio

AMP by Strathmore
Fri. Sep 6

Shemekia Copeland

AMP by Strathmore
Fri. Sep 13

2019 Art All Night at the KCC

Korean Cultural Center DC
Sat. Sep 14
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