Posts Tagged ‘classical music’

Living Room Suite: Classical Music Isn’t Dying—It’s Just Being Played in a Stranger’s House

Thanks to Groupmuse, classical music is finding a new audience through intimate house shows.

Arts Roundup: Folger All Growed Up Edition

Changes coming to Folger Shakespeare Library [Post]
Maryland Deathfest attendees gripe about problems at this year's fest. [WTOP]
D.C. Jazz Festival gets a mobile app. [Washington Business Journal]
Where to hear classical music in D.C. this summer [Post]

Arts Roundup: Artisphere’s Sustainability Edition

Arlington County Manager Barbara Donnellan says she's "forcing" Artisphere "to reevaluate how they operate." [ArlNow]
Classical music critic Anne Midgette on music education in schools: It might be great for kids, but it doesn't necessarily turn them into future symphony subscribers. [Post]
The Anacostia totem pole serves as an odd tribute to Native American culture in a [...]