Pianist Lisa Emenheiser earned every decibel of the ovation that erupted as she ended her marathon one-hour performance of Frederic Rzewski's variations on the Chilean protest son "The People United Will Never Be Defeated!" that made up the first half of the 21st Century Consort's program at the Smithsonian's McEvoy Auditorium on Saturday. It was an hour of the most intense music-making and pianism..."
Lisa will be performing with the 21st Century Consort in this exciting program featuring works by Crumb, Larson, Froom, Levering, Thomas and Chambers. Lisa is excited to perform George Crumb's beautiful solo work, "Eine Kleine Mitternachtmusik". This concert is FREE!
John F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, January 8, 2020
National Symphony Orchestra, Andy Bricks, conductor, "Game On!"
Any Bricks conducts the NSO Pops in the symphonic celebration of video game music. Come hear the concert premieres of over a dozen blockbuster video game sound tracks. All with stunning videos on the big screen.
John F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, January 16-19
National Symphony Orchestra, Gemma New, conductor
Maestra Gemma New conducts the NSO in an exciting program with piano soloist Yefim Bronfman. Bronfman will perform Beethoven's beautiful Piano Concerto No. 4, and the NSO will perform Holst's magical "Planets".
John F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, April 2-4
CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS National Symphony Orchestra, Maestro Gimeno, conductor
Maestro Gimeno conducts the National Symphony Orchestra in an exciting program featuring pianist Denis Kozhukhin performing the Grieg Piano Concerto. Program includes Liadov Enchanted Lake and Shostakovich Symphony No. 1
CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS Century Consort, "A Time of ..."
Lisa will be performing with the 21st Century Consort in this exciting program featuring works by Kander, O'Brien, Puts and the haunting George Crumb, "Ancient Voices of Children". This concert is FREE!