Concerts from the Library of Congress, 2013-2014

2013 CONCERTS

Tickets available September 4, 2013

Day Date Time Artist/Event (select the links to learn more about each program)
Wednesday     October 9 7pm CAMERISTI DELLA SCALA CANCELLED - can not be rescheduled
Thursday October 24 8pm CUARTETO CASALS with MANUEL BARRUECO
Friday October 25 8pm HENRY THREADGILL'S ZOOID
Wednesday October 30 7pm FOUNDER'S DAY, with Blue Heron, Piffaro and the U.S. Navy Band
Saturday November 2 2pm THE DANISH STRING QUARTET
Thursday November 7 7 pm FILM: Richard Wagner: Venetian Diary of the Rediscovered Symphony (2012)
Saturday November 9 2pm WAGNER & VERDI at the PIANO, with Alan Walker and Valerie Tryon
Friday  November 15 7pm VALENTINA LISITSA (rescheduled from October 17)
Saturday
November 16    8pm RANDY NEWMAN (rescheduled from October 5)
Saturday November 23 11am FILM: The Making of Der Ring Des Nibelungen (2005)
Saturday November 23 2pm WAGNER in AMERICA, Alex Ross and Margaret Lattimore
Thurs-Sat December 5-7 Various ROSANNE CASH RESIDENCY
Wednesday December 18 8pm PARKER QUARTET with IKEDA Stradivari Anniversary

2014 CONCERTS

Tickets available January 8, 2014

Day Date Time Artist/Event (select the links to learn more about each program)
Fridays Jan 10-31 7pm JAZZ FILM FRIDAYS MINIFEST
Saturday February 1 8pm AUDRA MCDONALD (rescheduled from October 10)
Tuesday February 4 8pm FREIBURGER BAROCKORCHESTER
Friday February 14 7pm JACK QUARTET with URSULA OPPENS
Thursday February 20 8pm QUATUOR EBÈNE
Saturday February 22 2pm MITZI MEYERSON, harpsichord
Friday March 7 8pm ELIAS STRING QUARTET
Saturday March 8 8pm GREGORY PORTER
Saturday March 15 2pm SCHAROUN ENSEMBLE BERLIN
Friday March 21 8pm KWUON / SMIRNOFF / ROBINSON / BABAYAN
Friday April 4 8pm MAHAN ESFAHANI, harpsichord
Saturday April 5 8pm AKADEMIE FÜR ALTE MUSIK BERLIN
See below April 8-12 Various OLIVER KNUSSEN Residency
Tuesday April 8 8pm BIRMINGHAM CONTEMPORARY MUSIC GROUP with LUCY SCHAUFER
Thursday April 10 8pm THE CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY OF LINCOLN CENTER
Friday April 11 8pm BIRMINGHAM CONTEMPORARY MUSIC GROUP with HUW WATKINS
Saturday April 12 2pm “THE PRESIDENT’S OWN” UNITED STATES MARINE BAND
Thursday April 24 8pm DANIEL MÜLLER-SCHOTT, cello and SIMON TRPČESKI, piano
Friday May 2 8pm KOUSSEVITZKY LEGACY CELEBRATION
Friday May 30 7pm STEEP CANYON RANGERS / DAILEY & VINCENT / DONNA LONG and JESSE SMITH

Counterpoints: Special Presentations and Collaborations

Schedule of Lectures, Interviews, Conversations, Workshops, Master Classes and Concerts

HIGH NOON Lectures - various dates from September 24 - April 22

Day Date Time Artist/Event (select the links to learn more about each program)
Monday
September 16 7pm BOOK EVENT: Graham Nash's WILD TALES: A Rock and Roll Life
Tuesday October 23 12pm LECTURE-RECITAL: Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco and the Poetry of Walt Whitman
Saturday October 26 2pm MUSIC and TECHNOLOGY: Mark Applebaum and Ge Wang
Tuesday October 29 12pm BOOK TALK: Leonard Bernstein's Life in Letters, with Nigel Simeone
Thursday November 7 12pm INTERVIEW: Letters from Nicolas Slonimsky, with Electra Slonimsky Yourke
Friday November 8 9pm LIBRARY LATE: Albert Camus Lit L’Étranger/REMIX
Thursday November 14 12pm ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: March on Washington, Protest Songs of the 1960s
Saturday November 16 11am LECTURE: #Declassified - Finishing Schubert with Sinister Chopin
Saturday December 14 11am LECTURE: #Declassified - Conductors Beyond the Podium
Monday January 27 12pm A Celebration of Max Roach, with Larry Appelbaum and the family of Max Roach
Friday February 28 8pm LIBRARY LATE: Lansiné Kouyaté and David Neerman CANCELLED - can not be rescheduled
Saturday May 10 2pm PANEL/VIDEO SCREENING: Blue Note Records 75th Anniversary
Thursday July 3 2pm CONCERT: Thomas Hampson: The 200th Birthday of the Star-Spangled Banner