Music in Metro DC including Concerts, Opera, Symphony & More

Find DC music concerts, performances and recitals including classical, opera, pop, rock, country, recitals and more. CultureCapital.com gives you quick and easy access to Metro DC concert schedules with links to the presenters to purchase tickets.


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Hot Hits

Soweto Gospel Choir

George Mason University's Center for the Arts
Sun. Dec 2
Soweto Gospel Choir performs joyous Gospel music and inspirational songs in honor of Nelson Mandela’s 100th birthday.

Washington National Opera: Silent Night

The Kennedy Center
Nov. 14 – 25
Silent Night features Pulitzer Prize–winning music in multiple languages, capturing humanity and hope amidst a devastating war.

Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra With Wynton Marsalis

Strathmore
Dec. 14 – 15
This magical evening of festive music blends classical, jazz, and holiday favorites, featuring 15 of the finest jazz soloists and ensemble players today.

Rufus Wainwright

Strathmore
Sat. Dec 8
Wainwright commemorates the 20th anniversary of his debut by performing material from Rufus Wainwright and Poses.

Gil Shaham, violin & Akira Eguchi, piano

Strathmore
Thu. Nov 15
Shaham’s “go-for-broke passion” and his “silvery tone, spot-on intonation and meticulously molded phrasing” (Washington Post) are perfectly showcased.

A Jazz New Year's Eve:  Patti Austin's Be-Bop Hip Hop Ella featuring Trevor Lawrence Jr.

The Kennedy Center
Mon. Dec 31
Ring in 2019 in style with a night of Hip Hop scatting and Bebop-Hip Hop mashups celebrating Ella Fitzgerald!

National Symphony Orchestra: Britten's War Requiem

The Kennedy Center
Nov. 29 – Dec. 1
The NSO will combine forces with some of today’s most gifted voices and choral groups for Britten’s epic War Requiem, conducted by NSO Music Director Gianandrea Noseda.

NSO Pops: Walt Disney Animation Studios—A Decade in Concert

The Kennedy Center
Nov. 23 – 25
Disney's new feature film in the Concert Hall, with theTchaikovsky-inspired score performed live by the National Symphony Orchestra!

Bandana Splits

Strathmore
Sun. Dec 16
Treat yourself to an afternoon of pure delight with a double scoop of this Brooklyn girl group’s deliciously sweet harmonies and lighthearted bubblegum melodies. A cotton candy confection,

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas

Strathmore
Sun. Dec 2
Experience the magic as the spirit of the season comes alive with dazzling multimedia effects and the signature sound of Mannheim Steamroller.

Strathmore Children's Chorus: Our Voices, Her Song

Strathmore
Sun. Dec 9
More than 200 voices join together to pay homage to the world’s finest female composers through the annals of song.

Yael Weiss: 32 Bright Clouds

Strathmore
Thu. Jan 24, 2019
Weiss’ beautifully curated performances feature 32 Beethoven sonatas combined with 32 newly commissioned pieces from 32 highly diverse composers in 32 countries spanning the globe.

Spotlights

Atzilut - A Concert for Peace

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Sat. Nov 17

Irish Christmas in America

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Sat. Nov 24

Chiarina Chamber Players: Convergence

Saint Mark's Episcopal Church
Sun. Nov 18

In Series: Operetta Wonderland

D.C. Scottish Rite Temple
Nov. 28 – Dec. 2

Storm Large

AMP by Strathmore
Sat. Dec 1

The Sicilian Tenors

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Sat. Dec 1

Concert: Yi-yang Chen, piano

Arts Club of Washington
Thu. Nov 15

A Candlelight Christmas

The Kennedy Center
Dec. 7 – 22

Choral Arts: Songs of the Season

The Kennedy Center
Dec. 16 – 24

Main Street Chamber Players

Potter Violins
Sat. Dec 1
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