KOJO NnAmDI Interview:Bassoons And Budget Problems: The Future Of Classical Music In The Region

August 6, 2019
WAMU 88.5

Here NOW’s Artistic Director Alejandro Hernandez-Valdez discuss the future of classical music in the DC region with Kojo Nnamdi and Anne Midgette. Listen to full interview here.

Photo Credit: Michael Patrick Key

Photo Credit: Michael Patrick Key


WWI Centennial
End of the War to End All WArs

November 10, 5PM
Church of the Epiphany, DC

Click here for the full document.



WWI Centennial Review (NYC)
End of the War to End All Wars

November 11, 5PM
All Souls Church, NYC

Watch full performance on NOW’s Youtube page.



December 14, 2014
Live! at 10th & G

“Alejandro Hernandez-Valdez’s New Orchestra of Washington has constituted itself in the forefront of this smaller-is-better movement. Playing with the rich plummy sound so often associated with British contraltos, the sections, only two to a part (except for the three first violins), managed a gratifying unanimity that extended even to their vibratos.” Read full review

-Joan Reinthaler, The Washington Post