- Review - "NSO and Pianist Ohlsson, Throwing Bolts of Lightning" The Washington Post - Washington, DC (Mar 17, 2006)
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National Symphony Orchestra: Kristjan Järvi, conductor / Jennifer Koh, violin, plays Barber
10/31/2013 - 11/2/2013
Young violinist Jennifer Koh, known for her "passionate zeal and vivid contrasts" (The New York Times), performs Barber's Violin Concerto led by gifted conductor Kristjan Järvi. Rachmaninoff's Symphonic Dances concludes the program.
National Symphony Orchestra: NEW MOVES: Symphony + Dance: Thomas Wilkins, conductor / From Gershwin to Ellington
5/10/2014 - 5/13/2014
This celebration's second program adds live dance to music by Duke Ellington. The NSO also performs music from Gershwin's Porgy and Bess, Barber's Souvenirs, and a concerto featuring Jauvon Gilliam, NSO principal timpani.