The Washington Conservatory 2017-18 Concerts & Master Classes

The Washington Conservatory is proud to offer two concert series to the public.

Our Professional Concert Series features a traditional concert format featuring outstanding guest artists and faculty of the Washington Conservatory presented in the sanctuary of Westmoreland Congregational Church (Western Ave. at Massachusetts Ave., the border of the District of Columbia and Bethesda, MD).

Our new Conservatory Casual Concerts Series features both classical and other genres of music performed by faculty of the Washington Conservatory of Music in an informal setting at our Glen Echo Park recital room. Sit back, relax, stretch out on floor pillows, or enjoy a treat you've picked up at Praline's while you enjoy the music. Lasting about an hour, our informal setting encourages musicians to chat with the audience during the performance.

All concerts are offered as a community service on a pay-as-you-can basis.

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Washington Conservatory 2017-18 Professional Concerts

Saturdays at 8 pm (unless otherwise noted)
Westmoreland Congregational United Church of Christ
1 Westmoreland Circle, Bethesda, MD 20816
FREE (Donations accepted)

October 7, 2017 – Pressenda Chamber Players with James Buswell, violin

November 4, 2017 – Sofya Gulyak, piano

December 2, 2017 – Pressenda Chamber Players

January 6, 2018 – Alexander Paley, piano

January 19, 2018 – Fine Arts Quartet with Alon Goldstein, piano (Fri. at 8 pm)

February 3, 2018 – Pressenda Chamber Players

March 3, 2018 - James Buswell, violin & Tobias Werner, cello

March 18, 2018 - Washington Conservatory Faculty Spotlight Concert (Sun. at 5 pm)

April 7, 2018 - Pressenda Chamber Players

May 5, 2018 - Audrey Andrist, piano

2017-18 Conservatory Casual Concerts

Saturdays at 3 pm or Fridays at 7:30 pm (as noted)
Washington Conservatory at Glen Echo Park
7300 MacArthur Blvd, Bethesda, MD 20812
Admission by Donation

June 2, 2017, 7:30 pm – Michael Adcock, piano

July 7, 2017, 7:30 pm – Lydia Frumkin, piano

August 4, 2017, 7:30 pm – Marty Nau, saxophone & clarinet; Robert Redd, piano; Steve Novosel, acoustic bass

September 1,2017, 7:30 pm – Emily Tsai, oboe, with members of the Calliya String Quartet

2017-18 Conservatory Events at Glen Echo

Washington Conservatory at Glen Echo Park
7300 MacArthur Blvd, Bethesda, MD 20812

November 18, 2017, 2:00 pm – Workshops with Brian Conway, Traditional Irish Fiddle (Sligo-style)

November 18, 2017, 7:30 pm – Brian Conway, Traditional Irish Fiddle (Sligo-style)

More afternoon and evening concerts at Glen Echo Park to be announced. Please stay tuned.

More information on concerts or the Washington Conservatory music lessons and camps? 301-320-2770