DC Youth Orchestra Concert

Please join the DC Youth Orchestra Program for a bon voyage concert! DCYOP’s top ensemble will tour Spain and Portugal, performing in stunning concert venues and collaborating with a local youth orchestra. Before they set off, the Youth Orchestra will give a U.S. concert so that families, friends, and community members can hear them perform. The repertoire includes several premieres. … Read More

The Home Rule Music Festival

The Home Rule Music Festival is a family-friendly event focused on the music and culture of Washington, DC. Legendary jazz artists and musicians will enliven the Great Lawn, with a plethora of fun activities including a record fair, local food trucks, craft beverages, and a finally, the premiere of a new documentary short film on Black Fire Records. Performances will … Read More

Online Concert: Debra Cowan & Margaret Walters

Margaret Walters from Australia shares a session with Debra Cowan from Massachusetts. Based in Sydney, Australia, Margaret Walters has been part of the Australian folk scene for many years, both as a solo singer and as a member of 40 Degrees South (formerly the Roaring Forties), and a decade-long collaboration with songwriter John Warner. To learn more about Margaret, visit … Read More

Takoma Park Presbyterian Church Choral Music Worship

On Sunday, April 3, at 11 AM, Takoma Park Presbyterian Church will hold a special worship service featuring choral music for Lent and Eastertide. The choir and friends will be joined by a string quartet, harp and organ. All are welcome. One of the featured works will be: “Woman, Why Weepest Thou?” written by Heinrich Schütz about 1624. The service will … Read More

FairyTales ON ICE

Our story starts with a grand opening with lots of familiar characters from Rapunzel and Pinocchio to Aladdin and Tinkerbell. Not to mention the stars of this season’s spinning tales: Cinderella and Peter Pan. Firstly join Cinderella as she searches to find her true love while using willpower and kindness to overcome darkness. Once Cinderella finally finds her true love’s … Read More

Human Beatbox with Christylez Bacon

Join Grammy nominated Progressive Hip-Hop artist Christylez Bacon for a Human Beatbox program for children and families in celebration of Black History Month. Christylez Bacon, the Grammy nominated Progressive Hip-Hop artist, combines rhyming, storytelling, and interactive call and response choruses with diverse instrumentation to deliver a message of cultural acceptance and unification, blending traditional elements of varied musical styles. The … Read More

A Sweet Start to Valentine’s Day: Hubby Jenkins & Andy Cohen Online Concert

Former Carolina Chocolate Drop Hubby Jenkins is a talented multi-instrumentalist who endeavors to share his love and knowledge of old-time American music. You can learn more about him at http://www.hubbyjenkins.com/ and listen to some samples of his music at http://www.hubbyjenkins.com/listen. Andy Cohen is a renaissance man: educator, virtuoso finger-style guitarist, blues musician,archaeologist and America’s foremost Dulceola player. More about him … Read More