Posts Tagged ‘NSO In Your Neighborhood’

ToDo ToDay: Kingsley Flood, Patton Oswalt, and a Tribute to Emmylou Harris

Comedians get serious, metal mixes with mariachi, and a dozen musicians pay tribute to Emmylou Harris.

ToDo ToDay: Kesha Bruce, UltraFaux, and the NSO at NPR

Enjoy gypsy jazz, rock 'n' roll stories, and chamber music for free tonight.

ToDo ToDay: Dave Ballou, Priests, and Lots of Coffee

It’s been almost 30 years since Cuneiform Records released its first LP and the Silver Spring specialist in all things experimental continues to release music that challenges easy genre classification. Two Cuneiform artists—local guitar-and-cello duo Janel and Anthony and Portland, Ore., quintet Blue Cranes (shown)—fall under the spotlight at tonight’s show at Union Arts. The [...]

ToDo ToDay: NSO In Your Neighborhood, Energy Kitchen, Debo Band

As local performance venues go, there are a few reasons why the Kennedy Center can be a tough draw: It’s hard to get to, parking costs are exorbitant, Newt Gingrich hangs out there, etc. And for musicians, there’s an added gripe: “We don’t usually get to have drinks on stage,” remarked National Symphony violinist Joel [...]