Lenten Choral Service

The service will highlight selections from Requiem composted by Takoma Prk Presbyterian Church Director of Music Dr. James T. Bingham, in memory of three people dear to him who died in a short span the summer of 1988. The service will be a beautiful musical testimony to the power of human compassion — and God’s eternal love. With outstanding orchestra, … Read More

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Irish Singer & Multi-instrumentalist Clare Sands

Wednesday, March 22, 7:30 p.m. Seekers Church, 276 Carroll St NW, Washington, DC Non-Members $25 https://www.fsgw.org/concerts Bi-lingual songwriter, composer, and multi-instrumentalist, Clare Sands is described by her peers as “hypnotic, tribal, and full of life.” Clare’s music is deeply rooted in the Irish tradition, but she has also mastered a wide range of contemporary styles and influences in startling ways. … Read More

Montgomery Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert: Dvorak, Mozart, Gliere

Come join the Montgomery Symphony Orchestra for our Spring concert! Sunday, March 26th at 3pm at Sligo Seventh-day Adventist in Takoma Park, MD. Free parking and admission. Antonín Dvořák, Serenade for Wind Instruments in D Minor, Op. 44, B. 77 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ballet Music from Idomeneo, K. 367 Reinhold Glière, Symphony No. 1 in E-flat Major, Op. 8

Jake Blount: African American Roots Music

Celebrate Black History Month with the Folklore Society of Greater Washington, and the Library of Congress. The Folklore Society of Greater Washington, and the Library of Congress are joining forces to celebrate the contributions of African Americans to American music in a free concert by Washington, D.C. native and ground-breaking Roots musician Jake Blount. The Concert will take place in … Read More

Silver Spring B&O Railroad Station Open House, Sat. Jan. 7, 10 am to 2 pm, Free!

For All Ages!  Family-Friendly! Step on Board!   Take a self-guided Tour outside and inside the historic Station. “Train Spot” under the Station’s rear canopy!   Indoors, enjoy our HO Scale model train display, Toy Train set, rail photos, Station Manager’s ticket office, 1945 lighted telephone booth, illuminated B&O R.R. “Drumhead,” and Memorabilia of your original Downtown Silver Spring!     NOTE: If … Read More

FSGW Concert: Live Roots with Flynn Cohen and Natalie Padilla

Hear outstanding roots music by singers and multi-instrumentalists Flynn Cohen and Natalie Padilla in a live concert presented by the Folklore Society of Greater Washington. The concert takes place on Sunday, January 8, 2023, at 7:30 p.m. at the Seekers Church, 276 Carroll St NW, Washington, DC (Just steps from Takoma Metro!). “Traditional,” “eclectic” and “tuneful” describes the music of … Read More

Silver Spring B&O Railroad Station Open House, Sat. Dec. 3, 10am-2pm, Free!

Silver Spring B&O R.R. Station Open House, Free! Saturday, December 3, 2022, 10am – 2pm, 8100 Ga. Ave., S.S. MD 20910 Live Music With Rick Kanton, our “Troubadour of Silver Spring,” & Musician Friend Rob “Powerhouse” Johnson! Train Songs, Holiday Season Songs, Sing Along Songs! Request Songs! For All Ages, Family Friendly! Take a self-guided tour outside and inside the … Read More

Raising the Holiday Curtain: Free Concert with NIH Community Orchestra & Chorus

The NIH Community Orchestra & Chorus are delighted to bring to Silver Spring a short holiday program covering three centuries of orchestral, chamber, and choral works. Two 20th century favorites, by Lauridsen and Shaw’s Many Moods of Christmas; will be performed with works by Strauss, Gounod, and Handel (selections from Judas Maccabaeus). Free admission, with donations gratefully accepted for NIH … Read More