The Washington Conservatory of Music will present the Pressenda Chamber Players on March 7 at Westmoreland Congregational United Church of Christ. They will perform Beethoven’s String Quartet, Op. 127 and Schumann’s String Quartet in a minor. The performers will include Aaron Berofsky, violin; Kathryn Votapek, violin; Gregory Luce, viola; and Tobias Werner, cello. Families with children are encouraged to attend.
March 8: Revels Pub Sing at Ireland’s Four Provinces * Falls Church, VA - featuring musical hosts and local folk performers Jennifer Cutting and Steve Winick
March 21: Carpe Diem-Revels Community Sing * Takoma, DC featuring Spring Equinox with Songs for Gatherings, plus musical celebrations of Irish Heritage Month, Women’s History Month and National Reading Month!
March 28: Jubilee Voices at Pleasant Grove * McLean, VA - traditional music that bound together many African American congregations in the late-19th and early-20th Centuries
March 29: Gallery Voices (Pictured below) at Davies Concert Series * Camp Springs, MD - Renaissance madrigals by Orlando di Lasso, Thomas Weelkes, Thomas Morley, John Dowland, William Byrd, Orlando Gibbons, John Farmer, Henry Purcell, and more.
The Thirteen will perform concerts titled Mysticin March. The concerts will explore humanity’s search for the divine across time and space with nearly a millennium of music, featuring the German composer Hildegard von Bingen, Spanish composers Victoria and Lobo, Estonian minimalist Arvo Pärt, and contemporary American composer Mason Bates. The concerts will be performed on:
March 6 at Virginia Theological Seminary in Alexandria
March 7 at Live at 10th & G\First Congregational U.C.C. in D.C.
Cantate Chamber Singers, conducted by Victoria Gau, will perform a concert titled PASSION – Through the Dark Cloudsat Bradley Hills Church in Bethesda on March 1. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Requiem will be "interspersed with haunting newer works exploring loss and mortality, yet also bringing a sense of peace in contrast with the powerful and terrifying requiem text."
The concert will feature an orchestra and guest soloists Deborah Sternberg, soprano; Cara Gonzalez, mezzo-soprano; Matthew Loyal Smith, tenor; and Kevin Deas, bass-baritone.
The program will also include works by Victoria Bond, John Tavener, Moses Hogan, and Andrew Earle Simpson.
The Robert E. Parilla Performing Arts Center at Montgomery College in Rockville will present the Baltimore Consorton March 6. The Consort "is known for their lively renditions of Renaissance tunes. They will present a new program featuring their core repertory--music of the Elizabethan era--with songs and consort music from the Shakespeare plays. Soprano Danielle Svonavec will perform some of the greatest hits from the Bard’s songbook, and Consort instrumentalists will play arrangements of dances and consort music related to the plays, with their “exquisite consort” of instruments--lute, cittern, viols, and flute.
Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club in the historic Bethesda Theater on Wisconsin Avenue offers live music performed by leading musicians nearly every evening - plus a select supper menu, beverages and more.
The Club has a public parking garage in the building and is near the Bethesda Metro Subway Station.
Images below: Exterior & Interior Views of the Supper Club