(AU Park), DC Strings Orchestra 3rd Season Opening Concert, Sat. September 8 at 5pm. Join music director Veronica Jackson, and musicians from DC Strings in a performance of classical and modern works. DC Strings premieres, ‘Before Dawn,’ a work from local composer Jasmin Barnes. National United Methodist Church (3401 Nebraska Ave, NW). Suggested donation $15, more info at dcstrings.org, donations accepted.