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On this page: List of all the festival events in the Free Events genre.
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Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra

Washington National Opera presents a program featuring salon music by Janácek, Mozart, and Ligeti played by members of the KCOHO. Part of The Music of Budapest, Prague, and Vienna.

Thu., Mar. 1, 2012, 6:00 PM

Free Millennium Stage Performance

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Citibank® Classical Night: Three Cities Chamber Music Marathon

The Kennedy Center presents an evening of music from each of the three cities: The third Conservatory Project Chamber Ensemble made up of a musician from each Conservatory Project school performs contemporary work as selected and directed by composer Johannes Maria Staud (2:30–4:15 p.m.); members of the NSO perform early works (6–7:45 p.m.); and Quatuor Thymos performs early 20th century works (8–9:30 p.m.). Part of The Music of Budapest, Prague, and Vienna.

Sun., Mar. 11, 2012, 6:00 PM

Free Millennium Stage Performance in the Terrace Theater

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Citibank® Classical Night: National Symphony Orchestra

Members of the NSO play a program of classical works. Part of The Music of Budapest, Prague, and Vienna.

Fri., Mar. 16, 2012, 6:00 PM

Free Millennium Stage Performance

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Sixth Floor Trio

The popular trio presents a program exploring the connection between folk and classical music. Part of The Music of Budapest, Prague, and Vienna.

Sat., Mar. 17, 2012, 6:00 PM

Free Millennium Stage Performance

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Viennese Waltz Evening

Learn to dance the Viennese Waltz, with music performed by Sidney’s Viennese Waltz Orchestra, and dance lessons taught by Herbert and Carol Traxler. Lesson at 5 p.m. Performance and open dancing at 6 p.m. Part of The Music of Budapest, Prague, and Vienna.

Sun., Mar. 18, 2012, 6:00 PM

Free Millennium Stage Performance

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Életfa Hungarian Folk Ensemble

This program focuses on the Hungarian Csardas dance with music played by the folk ensemble. Lesson at 5 p.m. Performance and open dancing at 6 p.m. Part of The Music of Budapest, Prague, and Vienna.

Tue., Mar. 20, 2012, 6:00 PM

Free Millennium Stage Performance

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Czech and Then Some

This program focuses on Czech polka dances with music played by the polka band. Lesson at 5 p.m. Performance and open dancing at 6 p.m. Part of The Music of Budapest, Prague, and Vienna.

Wed., Mar. 21, 2012, 6:00 PM

Free Millennium Stage Performance

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National Symphony Orchestra

Kennedy Center and NSO Music Director Christoph Eschenbach leads members of the NSO in a program showcasing Dvorák's Piano Quintet. Part of The Music of Budapest, Prague, and Vienna.

Sat., Mar. 24, 2012, 6:00 PM

Free Millennium Stage Performance

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Luminescent Orchestrii

The New York–based group, which has come together through a love of Balkan and Gypsy music, uses violins, resophonic guitar, bullhorn harmonica, and bass in creating a sound that blends Romanian gypsy melodies, punk frenzy, salty tangos, hard-rocking klezmer, haunting Balkan harmony, hip hop beats, and Appalachian fiddle. Part of The Music of Budapest, Prague, and Vienna.

Mon., Mar. 26, 2012, 6:00 PM

Free Millennium Stage Performance

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