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La Marvela: Pura Verbena

6/21/2019 at 6:00 PM

An all-women DC-based bands that highlights the richness of Colombian Afro and Indigenous rhythms.

Featured Artist(s)
La Marvela

Upcoming Performances

BlaqueStone

BlaqueStone
6/22/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
BlaqueStone
Sneaks

Sneaks
6/23/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Sneaks
Los Cenzontles

Los Cenzontles
6/24/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Los Cenzontles
The Eurasia Festival

The Eurasia Festival
6/25/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Kyrgyz American Foundation
Astrid Kuljanic: Croatian Farewells

Astrid Kuljanic: Croatian Farewells
6/26/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Astrid Kuljanic
Kiran Deol

Kiran Deol
6/27/2019 at 6:00 PM

IN THE FAMILY THEATER

This show will not be broadcast

Featured Artist(s)
Kiran Deol
Signature Theatre

Signature Theatre
6/28/2019 at 6:00 PM

Sisterfire Showcase

Sisterfire Showcase
6/29/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Ysaye Barnwell
Ariel Horowitz
Be Steadwell
Yasmin Williams
The Bright Siders : A Tribute to Pete Seeger

The Bright Siders : A Tribute to Pete Seeger
6/30/2019 at 6:00 PM

Rio Mira

Rio Mira
7/1/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Rio Mira
Hughes Schools Performing Arts Bolivian Folk Dance Company

Hughes Schools Performing Arts Bolivian Folk Dance Company
7/2/2019 at 6:00 PM

Mary D. Williams Sings Songs of Protest and Promise

Mary D. Williams Sings Songs of Protest and Promise
7/3/2019 at 6:00 PM

Los Angeles Children's Chorus "I Raise My Voice"

Los Angeles Children's Chorus "I Raise My Voice"
7/4/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Los Angeles Children's Chorus
Dream Warriors

Dream Warriors
7/5/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Lyla June
Mic Jordan
Tall Paul
Tanaya Winder
Serenade! Choral Music Festival

Serenade! Choral Music Festival
7/6/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Barbara Furtuna
Crystal Children’s Choir
Serenade! Choral Festival
Serenade! Choral Music Festival

Serenade! Choral Music Festival
7/7/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Serenade! Choral Festival
Calmus
Choir Cedemusica
Toronto Beaches Children’s and Youth Chorus
Serenade! Choral Music Festival Grand Finale

Serenade! Choral Music Festival Grand Finale
7/8/2019 at 6:00 PM

IN THE CONCERT HALL

Featured Artist(s)
Doreen Rao
Túumben Paax
Calmus
Sedaa
Barbara Furtuna
Choir Cedemusica
Toronto Beaches Children’s and Youth Chorus
Crystal Children’s Choir
Anima-Glen Ellyn Children’s Chorus
Serenade! Choral Festival
NSO Summer Music Institute

NSO Summer Music Institute
7/9/2019 at 6:00 PM

Ilusha Tsinadze

Ilusha Tsinadze
7/10/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Ilusha Tsinadze
Target Family Night: All-American Boys Chorus

Target Family Night: All-American Boys Chorus
7/11/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
The All American Boys Chorus
Cheick Hamala Diabate

Cheick Hamala Diabate
7/13/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Cheick Hamala Diabate
WNO Opera Institute

WNO Opera Institute
7/14/2019 at 5:45 PM

NSO Summer Music Institute Orchestra

NSO Summer Music Institute Orchestra
7/15/2019 at 6:00 PM

IN THE CONCERT HALL

Yanga

Yanga
7/16/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Yanga
Jovino Santos Neto

Jovino Santos Neto
7/17/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Jovino Santos Neto
Sriram Gopal & Friends

Sriram Gopal & Friends
7/18/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Sriram Gopal
Black Masala

Black Masala
7/19/2019 at 6:00 PM

NSO Project—Apollo 11 @ 50

NSO Project—Apollo 11 @ 50
7/20/2019 at 6:00 PM

Lakou Mizik

Lakou Mizik
7/21/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Lakou Mizik
Casuarina

Casuarina
7/22/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Casuarina
Cimarrón

Cimarrón
7/23/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Cimarrón
John Scott Dance "Actions"

John Scott Dance "Actions"
7/24/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
John Scott’s Irish Modern Dance Theatre
The Cedric Watson Trio

The Cedric Watson Trio
7/25/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Cedric Watson and Bijou Creole
VSA International Young Soloists competition

VSA International Young Soloists competition
7/26/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
VSA International Young Soloists
The Theatre Lab presents "Alix in Wonderland"

The Theatre Lab presents "Alix in Wonderland"
7/27/2019 at 6:00 PM

NSO Summer Music Institute Orchestra

NSO Summer Music Institute Orchestra
7/28/2019 at 6:00 PM

IN THE CONCERT HALL

Dave Meder

Dave Meder
7/29/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Dave Meder
Old Salt Union

Old Salt Union
7/30/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Old Salt Union
Suzie Brown

Suzie Brown
7/31/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Suzie Brown
BKO Quintet: A Journey into the Heart of Mali

BKO Quintet: A Journey into the Heart of Mali
8/1/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
BKO Quintet
Shacara Rogers

Shacara Rogers
8/2/2019 at 6:00 PM

Voices of Carmen

Voices of Carmen
8/3/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Voices of Carmen
The Washington International Piano Festival

The Washington International Piano Festival
8/4/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
The Washington International Piano Festival
The Washington International Piano Festival

The Washington International Piano Festival
8/5/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
The Washington International Piano Festival
Ever More Nest

Ever More Nest
8/6/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Ever More Nest
John Lakota Locklear

John Lakota Locklear
8/7/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
John Locklear
Te'La - Rowdy Sessions

Te'La - Rowdy Sessions
8/8/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Te'La
Summer Steps with Step Afrika!

Summer Steps with Step Afrika!
8/9/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
StepAfrika!
Vince Ebert’s SEXY SCIENCE

Vince Ebert’s SEXY SCIENCE
8/10/2019 at 6:00 PM

Tag, Rag, and Bobtail: Women Belonging to the Army

Tag, Rag, and Bobtail: Women Belonging to the Army
8/11/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Tag, Rag, and Bobtail
Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble

Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
8/12/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
The Philadelphia Jazz Orchestra

The Philadelphia Jazz Orchestra
8/13/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Philadelphia Jazz Orchestra
The Murphy Beds

The Murphy Beds
8/15/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
The Murphy Beds
Integriti Reeves

Integriti Reeves
8/16/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Integriti Reeves
Blac Rabbit

Blac Rabbit
8/17/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Blac Rabbit
Charles Covington

Charles Covington
8/18/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Charles Covington Jr.
The Glissandos

The Glissandos
8/19/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
The Glissandos
Target Family Night: KW Big Band "The Music of Michael Kramer and Tim Whalen"

Target Family Night: KW Big Band "The Music of Michael Kramer and Tim Whalen"
8/20/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
KW Big Band
MK Zulu

MK Zulu
8/21/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
MK Zulu
DCTOP20
Sherele "Chill a Klezmer"

Sherele "Chill a Klezmer"
8/22/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Sherele
Victory Boyd

Victory Boyd
8/23/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Victory Boyd
Imani Wj Wright & SwanoDown

Imani Wj Wright & SwanoDown
8/24/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Imani Wj Wright
Saxophone Genesis

Saxophone Genesis
8/25/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Doug O'Connor
Bassey Ikpi & Marc Bamuthi Joseph

Bassey Ikpi & Marc Bamuthi Joseph
8/26/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Bassey Ikpi
Marc Bamuthi Joseph
Anita Aysola

Anita Aysola
8/27/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Anita Aysola
Oh He Dead

Oh He Dead
8/28/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Oh He Dead
East River Jazz Collective

East River Jazz Collective
8/29/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Kent Miller
Benny Russell
Greg C. Holloway
Darius Scott
M.A.K.U SoundSystem

M.A.K.U SoundSystem
8/30/2019 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
M.A.K.U SoundSystem

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