DC Strings Kicks off House Concerts (Capitol Hill) - Jazz & Classical
Oct
5
6:00 PM18:00

DC Strings Kicks off House Concerts (Capitol Hill) - Jazz & Classical

Join members of DC Strings Workshop as they perform both classical and jazz works in an intimate atmosphere. Funds raised will support the orchestra’s performance at the Kennedy Center last month and youth music programs.

Home address will be sent upon RSVP:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dc-strings-october-2019-house-concert-tickets-74896899643?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

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Silence the Violence 2019
Sep
21
7:30 PM19:30

Silence the Violence 2019

Silence the Violence

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Concert Across America, a national effort to end gun violence

Benefitting The TraRon Center

Helping those affected by gun violence heal through the arts and activism

Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 7:30 PM
National United Methodist Church, Metropolitan Memorial campus
3401 Nebraska Avenue, NW | Washington, DC 20016

$20 General Admission*
Children 12 and under: FREE

Donation amounts that exceed the $20 ticket price are 100% tax deductible.

*Processing fee applies to on-line orders only.

Ample Parking available at NUMC and at American University

Enjoy the Music of:

GenOUT | Camerata Baltimore | Festival Choir of National United Methodist Church | American University Gospel Choir | National UMC Men's Ensemble |

and

Stephanie Mercedes, artist | Sesheida Young, performer

Finale accompanied by members of DC Strings

(Justin Silvey & Sophia Har violins, Denna Purdie, cello)

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Sep
14
2:30 PM14:30

DC Strings Orchestra: 4th Season Opener

Join DC Strings Orchestra as they make their 4th season debut and welcome Molly Carr (piano) and Anna Petrova (viola) as soloists with the orchestra. Works of Saint-Saens, Bruch, Beethoven and others. Veronica Jackson, Music Director & Conductor. Reception to follow.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dc-strings-orchestra-4th-season-opener-tickets-68380577147?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

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DC Strings Workshop Concert Orchestra Performs at the Kennedy Center
Sep
11
6:00 PM18:00

DC Strings Workshop Concert Orchestra Performs at the Kennedy Center

Featuring members of DC Strings Workshop, the orchestra will perform works of Beethoven and Ahmed Alabaca. Jeri Lynne Johnson of Black Pearl Chamber Orchestra conducts.

DC Strings Workshop is a community-based orchestra founded on the belief that access to excellence in music is an essential human right. DCSW has partnered with local schools and musicians to inspire the next generation of artists through private lessons, master classes, and exposure. The non-profit organization has put dozens of instruments into the hands of young people, seeking to reach a wide audiences with engaging community performances.

For more information or tickets visit:

https://www.kennedy-center.org/video/performance/70882

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 DC Strings Kicks off House Concerts (Capitol Hill) - Jazz
Sep
7
7:00 PM19:00

DC Strings Kicks off House Concerts (Capitol Hill) - Jazz

Join members of DC Strings Workshop as they perform both classical and jazz works in an intimate atmosphere. Funds raised will support the orchestra’s performance at the Kennedy Center next month and youth music programs.

Home address will be sent upon RSVP:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dc-strings-september-2019-house-concert-tickets-71636943025?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

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DC Strings Kicks off House Concerts (Capitol Hill)
Aug
24
5:00 PM17:00

DC Strings Kicks off House Concerts (Capitol Hill)

Join members of DC Strings Workshop as they perform both classical and jazz works in an intimate atmosphere. Funds raised will support the orchestra’s performance at the Kennedy Center next month and youth music programs.

Home address will be sent upon RSVP:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dc-strings-august-2019-house-concert-tickets-69667753125

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Presenting Cellist Wade Davis
Jun
9
1:30 PM13:30

Presenting Cellist Wade Davis

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Wade Davis will make his cello debut with DC Strings Workshop in Washington, D.C. on Sunday, June 9 at 1:30 pm, with collaborative artist Wan-Chi Su. DC Strings Workshop works to present nationally known artists to the DC region.

Tickets can be purchased here:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/presenting-cellist-wade-davis-tickets-61295962875

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Messiah Chamber Orchestra: Brahms Requiem #2
May
4
2:00 PM14:00

Messiah Chamber Orchestra: Brahms Requiem #2

Join the Messiah Chamber Orchestra and the choir of National United Methodist Church in a presentation of the Brahms Requiem. Led by conductor Christopher A. Simon, this will be an event not to be missed. Brief reception to follow.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/messiah-chamber-orchestra-brahms-requiem-st-philips-episcopal-tickets-60290435315?aff=ebapi

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Messiah Chamber Orchestra: Brahms Requiem #1
Apr
28
5:00 PM17:00

Messiah Chamber Orchestra: Brahms Requiem #1

Join the Messiah Chamber Orchestra and the choir of National United Methodist Church in a presentation of the Brahms Requiem. Led by conductor Jeffry Newberger, this will be an event not to be missed. Soprano soloist sensation Detra Battle joins the ensemble. Brief reception to follow.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/messiah-chamber-orchestra-brahms-requiem-capitol-hill-presbyterian-tickets-60169180639?aff=ebapi

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DC STRINGS SPRING ORCHESTRA CONCERT
Apr
27
4:00 PM16:00

DC STRINGS SPRING ORCHESTRA CONCERT

Join DC Strings Orchestra in their 5th concert of the season, A Celebration of Community, held at the historic Capitol Hill Presbyterian Church in SE DC. The program will include artists and winners from our 2nd Annual Concerto Audition in addition to works of Beethoven and Mussorgsky and spoken word. For more information, please visit dcstrings.org.

Featured Artist:
Eugene Dyson, Bloch's Suite hebraique

Metro is preferred as parking can be challenging.

**Brief reception to follow**

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dc-strings-orchestra-april-2019-spring-concert-tickets-59770643604?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

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Black History Month Concert 2019
Feb
22
7:30 PM19:30

Black History Month Concert 2019

Join members of the DC Strings Orchestra, a project of DC Strings Workshop in what has become their annual Black History Month. Music Director, Veronica Jackson conducts. The program will feature works of Bernstein, Ellington, and Dvorak.

Ticket Link:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dc-strings-2019-black-history-month-concert-tickets-55110977417?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

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Messiah at St. Marks
Dec
7
8:00 PM20:00

Messiah at St. Marks

Join the Messiah Chamber Orchestra, a project of DC Strings Workshop in what has become an annual tradition on Capitol Hill. The program features Handel’s Messiah, Saint-Saen’s Christmas Oratorio, and Corelli’s Christmas concerto. Jeff Kempskie, Music Director at St. Marks conducts, Benjamin Bodnar concertmaster.

Handel:

Melissa Chavez, soprano

Marian Drake, alto

Juventino Aceves, tenor

Marcelo Martinez, bass


Saint-Saens:

Elizabeth Peters, soprano

Charmian Crawford, mezzo

Logan Clark, alto

Adam Apostoli, tenor

Scott Humburg, baritone

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2018 Concerto Audition Concert
Nov
9
7:30 PM19:30

2018 Concerto Audition Concert

Join DC Strings Orchestra in their 2nd concert of the season held at the historic St. Augustine's Episcopal Church in SW DC. The program will include artists and winners from our 2nd Annual Concerto Audition in addition to works of Schumann and Haydn. For more information, please visit dcstrings.org.

Featured Artists:
David Cho, Cello Haydn Concerto in D Major
Tobi Cisin, Alphorn Mozart Concerto 
Michael Rogers, Vivaldi Flute Concerto

Parking is suggested at the Safeway or across the street at Arena Stage.

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