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23 Mar
The Congressional Chorus & American Youth Chorus perform JAZZ HOT! Syncopated, Sophisticated & Sassy at the Church of the Epiphany on March 23 & 24. The program will include Ragtime, Stride, Swing, Bebop, Hard Bop and Cool and more.

Visit http://www.congressionalchorus.org/
23 Mar
Jacob Handl
Renaissance Master
Saturday, March 23, 8:00 p.m., St. Mary Mother of God
727 Fifth St. NW (at H St.), Washington, DC (Gallery Place-Chinatown Metro)

Sunday, March 24, 3:00 p.m., St. Bernadette Church
70 University Blvd. East, Silver Spring, MD (just off the Beltway, free parking)
 
Motets from Handl's great Opus Musicum
(music for the entire liturgical year)
 
* One of the greatest Renaissance composers from Eastern Europe, Handl was
    born in Slovenia, and lived and worked in Austria,...

24 Mar
The Congressional Chorus & American Youth Chorus perform JAZZ HOT! Syncopated, Sophisticated & Sassy at the Church of the Epiphany on March 23 & 24. The program will include Ragtime, Stride, Swing, Bebop, Hard Bop and Cool and more.

Visit http://www.congressionalchorus.org/
24 Mar
Chevy Chase Concerts presents the 42nd Annual Bach Marathon - The music of J.S. Bach in half-hour programs on the Rieger tracker organ. The theme this year will be the “Schubler Chorales.” The concert is followed by a traditional German dinner.

April 28: Eric Owens - The world-renowned bass-baritone Eric Owens, international star of the Metropolitan Opera and other houses, will be accompanied by Mark Markham.

June 2: CCPC Chancel Choir and Orchestra - Music for choir, organ and instruments.

Visit...

24 Mar
Jacob Handl
Renaissance Master
Saturday, March 23, 8:00 p.m., St. Mary Mother of God
727 Fifth St. NW (at H St.), Washington, DC (Gallery Place-Chinatown Metro)

Sunday, March 24, 3:00 p.m., St. Bernadette Church
70 University Blvd. East, Silver Spring, MD (just off the Beltway, free parking)
 
Motets from Handl's great Opus Musicum
(music for the entire liturgical year)
 
* One of the greatest Renaissance composers from Eastern Europe, Handl was
    born in Slovenia, and lived and worked in Austria,...

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Polly Baldridge

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Soprano Polly Baldridge is a versatile artist, performing oratorio, early music, musical theater, and contemporary works in concert and recital. She has been active in the Washington, DC, area music scene for more than a decade.

 

Alto/Mezzo-Soprano Section Leader - Good Shepherd Lutheran - Herndon (2)

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (1133 Reston Avenue, Herndon, Virginia) is looking for a paid Alto/Mezzo-Soprano section leader to begin in September.

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LoNotes Music is seeking versatile singers (all voices, quick learners) for four major roles plus eight substantial supporting roles in a reading of the new musical “Ponzi,” a timely look at America’s most notorious conman and the crowds who loved him.  Recording opportunities may also be available, depending on role.  Auditions:  February 26, March 1 (auditions) and March 7 (callbacks).  Performances Friday, May 3 (dress rehearsal) and Saturday, May 4 in Alexandria, VA.  Rehearsals on Wednesday/Thursday evenings, late March (20, 21) and April.  All welcome to audition; stipend provided.  For more information or to arrange an audition, contact Lois Cecsarini at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

 

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