Barry Manilow Headlines 'Capitol Fourth' Concert in D.C.Barry Manilow sang a medley of "Let Freedom Ring" to lead off a booming fireworks display on the National Mall.
Eschenbach to Step Down from National Symphony OrchestraChristoph Eschenbach plans to step down as music director of the National Symphony Orchestra in 2017 and will become conductor laureate for three years, the orchestra announced Wednesday.
National Symphony to Open in Northeast D.C. NeighborhoodsThe National Symphony Orchestra is opening the new year with a series of performances in the northeast Washington neighborhoods of Brookland and NoMa.
National Symphony Orchestra Reaches Children in D.C. Children at the Capitol Hill Montessori School at Logan received a special surprise when the National Symphony Orchestra paid a visit as part of their initiative known as "N-S-O in your neighborhood."
National Symphony to Perform in D.C.'s Brookland, NoMa NeighborhoodsThe National Symphony Orchestra plans to take its music to the northeast Washington neighborhoods of Brookland and NoMa next year.
Best Valentine's Day Dates for Parents in Washington, D.C.Schedule a babysitter for an exciting February 14th.
National Symphony Moves to Capitol Hill, H Street The National Symphony Orchestra is opening a week of 50 free programs on Capitol Hill and in Washington's H Street Northeast neighborhood.
National Symphony Orchestra Brings Holiday Music to D.C. Area HospitalsThe National Symphony Orchestra's "Sound Health" program involves musicians making "house calls," or traveling to perform for audiences that are too sick to attend a performance at a concert hall.
Kennedy Center Names 1st Female PresidentThe head of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra was named president of the Kennedy Center, becoming the first woman to lead the performing arts center since it opened in 1971, officials said Tuesday.
National Symphony to Debut Music on George Washington's LifeThe National Symphony Orchestra is preparing a multimedia composition focused on George Washington's life.
National Symphony to Spend Week on D.C.'s U StreetThe National Symphony Orchestra is making its home in Washington's U Street, Shaw and Logan Circle neighborhoods this week.
Best Upcoming Classical Music Performances In The DC AreaFrom the artistry of Joseph Kalichstein to the verve of Anne-Sophie Mutter to the unique sounds of Dali Quartet, classical music performances this fall are as dynamic as the changing leaves.