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Mostly Russia

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Special Family Concert

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NOWfest 2016: Tango Night!

Friday, June 3, 6:30 till close


Latest News

A night of exploring all that ‘fusion’ music entails – The Washington Post

For well over a century, ­“fusion,” the osmosis-like seeping of jazz and folk and their relatives, rock and soul, into the classical idiom, has enlivened offerings at concert halls. For its season opener Friday at Georgetown University’s Gonda Theatre, Alejandro Hernandez-Valdez and his New Orchestra of Washington turned this phenomenon on its head with a […]

An early Cinco de Mayo celebration with the New Orchestra of Washington – Washington Post

Cinco de Mayo was celebrated a couple of days early but in fine style Saturday at the Organization of American States, where Alejandro Hernandez-Valdez and his excellent New Orchestra of Washington held forth with a short program of contemporary Mexican music. In its third season, the orchestra seems to be living up to its stated […]