National Symphony Orchestra: Beethoven's Violin Concerto

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - Saturday, April 22, 2017

Cristian Macelaru conducts Beethoven's Violin Concerto featuring the return of Sergey Khachatryan. The program also includes works by Smetana and Sibelius, plus an electronica-influenced piece from Kennedy Center Composer-in-Residence Mason Bates.

Price:

$15 - $99

Run Time:

1 hour, 40 minutes

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Cristian Macelaru conducts Beethoven's Violin Concerto featuring the return of Sergey Khachatryan. The program also includes works by Smetana and Sibelius, plus an electronica-influenced piece from Kennedy Center Composer-in-Residence Mason Bates.

Performance Timing: Part One - 42 min.; Intermission - 15 min.; Part Two - 44 min.

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NEW THIS SEASON--FREE PRE-CONCERT LECTURES!
ForeWords
Beginning at 6:45 p.m. before the following performance:
Saturday, April 22
Moderated by Deborah Lamberton
Take a journey into the fascinating stories behind the music led by knowledgeable and engaging artists and scholars! Look for even more of these offerings throughout the season; each ForeWords begins at 6:45 p.m. (the Concert Hall doors open 15 minutes prior), lasts 30 minutes, and is free and open to the public.

OUR POPULAR FREE POST-CONCERT DISCUSSIONS CONTINUE!
AfterWords
Immediately following the Thursday, Apr. 20 performance

Stay after the performance for an insightful discussion with the some of the exciting guest artists and NSO musicians featured on the night's program, moderated by NSO Director of Artistic Planning Nigel Boon, You may even get an opportunity to ask a question! Look for even more of these offerings throughout the season; each AfterWords is free with your concert ticket.

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