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U.S. Army Band

2/17/2019 at 6:00 PM

The U.S. Army Band “Pershing’s Own” presents a performance featuring African American composers. They celebrate the life of George Walker and the path he paved with his String Quartet No. 1.

Featured Artist(s)
U.S. Army Band

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The Conservatory Project
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The Conservatory Project

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The Conservatory Project

The Conservatory Project
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Gerardo Contino y Los Habaneros
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Jasna Popovic

Jasna Popovic
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2/26/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
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2/27/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Champion Sound Band

Champion Sound Band
2/28/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Saba Abraha

Saba Abraha
3/1/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Gaby Moreno

Gaby Moreno
3/2/2019 at 6:00 PM

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The Boulanger Initiative

The Boulanger Initiative
3/3/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Noreum Machi

Noreum Machi
3/4/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Swamp Romp

Swamp Romp
3/5/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
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Washington National Opera - Faust / Eugene Onegin preview

Washington National Opera - Faust / Eugene Onegin preview
3/6/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
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Alex Edelman

Alex Edelman
3/7/2019 at 6:00 PM

IN THE TERRACE THEATER

This show will not be broadcast

Featured Artist(s)
Alex Edelman
Coldness & Lightness

Coldness & Lightness
3/8/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
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Marta Pereira da Costa

Marta Pereira da Costa
3/9/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
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Apollo Orchestra

Apollo Orchestra
3/10/2019 at 6:00 PM

IN THE TERRACE THEATER

Featured Artist(s)
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Redhot & Blue

Redhot & Blue
3/11/2019 at 6:00 PM

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NSO Youth Fellows

NSO Youth Fellows
3/12/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Cecily

Cecily
3/13/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Brent Birckhead

Brent Birckhead
3/14/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Spacetime Dance

Spacetime Dance
3/15/2019 at 6:00 PM

Reston Links - Youth Arts Showcase EXPLOSION

Reston Links - Youth Arts Showcase EXPLOSION
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Jan Cmejla

Jan Cmejla
3/17/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Featured Artist(s)
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Washington Women in Jazz Festival

Washington Women in Jazz Festival
3/18/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
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Duke Ellington School of the Arts: From the Requiem to the Passion

Duke Ellington School of the Arts: From the Requiem to the Passion
3/19/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
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Lubana

Lubana
3/20/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Vishtèn: Horizons
3/21/2019 at 6:00 PM

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B.B. King Tribute featuring Memphis Gold & Ms. Zeno

B.B. King Tribute featuring Memphis Gold & Ms. Zeno
3/22/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Ms. Zeno
Blacks in Wax

Blacks in Wax
3/23/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Blacks in Wax
Hugar

Hugar
3/24/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Hugar
Elder Ones

Elder Ones
3/25/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Tashera

Tashera
3/26/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Liberated Muse

Liberated Muse
3/27/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Roscoe Mitchell with Moor Mother
3/28/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Moor Mother
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sjDANCEco
3/29/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Gary Masters
Fred Mathews
Gabriel Mata
Hypercube Ensemble

Hypercube Ensemble
3/30/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Iranian Female Composers Association
Yuka C Honda: <em>Revert to Sea</em>

Yuka C Honda: Revert to Sea
3/31/2019 at 6:00 PM

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As One

As One
4/1/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Gato Preto

Gato Preto
4/2/2019 at 6:00 PM

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LargeUp Presents: Sister Nancy Live with DollarVan

LargeUp Presents: Sister Nancy Live with DollarVan
4/3/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Sister Nancy
DollarVan
J Hoard

J Hoard
4/4/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
J. Hoard
Tanya Tagaq

Tanya Tagaq
4/5/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Tanya Tagaq
Laraaji

Laraaji
4/6/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
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Brownout - The Keepers Of Latin Funk

Brownout - The Keepers Of Latin Funk
4/7/2019 at 6:00 PM

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International Academy of Music

International Academy of Music
4/8/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
International Academy of Music
Bruno Monteiro and Nuno Marques

Bruno Monteiro and Nuno Marques
4/9/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Bruno Monteiro
Nuno Marques
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ASCAP presents Songwriters: The Next Generation
4/10/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
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ASCAP presents Songwriters: The Next Generation
4/11/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
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Target Family Night: Tamagawa University<strong> </strong>and<strong> </strong>Taiko Group

Target Family Night: Tamagawa University and Taiko Group
4/12/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
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Choichi Terukina

Choichi Terukina
4/13/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
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NEWorks Productions:<em> Apollo 11</em>

NEWorks Productions: Apollo 11
4/14/2019 at 6:00 PM

NEA Jazz Masters

NEA Jazz Masters
4/15/2019 at 6:00 PM

The Shenandoah University Trombone Collective

The Shenandoah University Trombone Collective
4/16/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
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Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra

Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra
4/17/2019 at 6:00 PM

The Michael Kanin Playwriting Awards

The Michael Kanin Playwriting Awards
4/18/2019 at 6:00 PM

NSO Prelude

NSO Prelude
4/19/2019 at 6:00 PM

OG Lullabies: <em>Out of Body Synthesis</em>

OG Lullabies: Out of Body Synthesis
4/20/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
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Seoul to Soul

Seoul to Soul
4/21/2019 at 6:00 PM

The United States Army Band “Pershing's Own” Chamber Players

The United States Army Band “Pershing's Own” Chamber Players
4/22/2019 at 6:00 PM

NSO Youth Fellows

NSO Youth Fellows
4/23/2019 at 6:00 PM

Jeremy Dutcher

Jeremy Dutcher
4/24/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Jeremy Dutcher
Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra

Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra
4/25/2019 at 6:00 PM

Rulan Tangen

Rulan Tangen
4/26/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Rulan Tangen
Louder Than a Bomb

Louder Than a Bomb
4/28/2019 at 6:00 PM

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U.S. Army Blues

U.S. Army Blues
4/29/2019 at 6:00 PM

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Featured Artist(s)
U.S. Army Blues
Mahidol University School of Music

Mahidol University School of Music
4/30/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
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