Events at the Library of Congress

Friday, October 25, 2019

Monday, October 28, 2019

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

  • Event | concerts and performances
    Quicksilver Wednesday
    October 30, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm EDT
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    Quicksilver's program explores the extraordinarily inventive 17th-century music that influenced Bach's development. Coolidge Auditorium (LJ-G45A)

Saturday, November 2, 2019

  • Event | concerts and performances
    Midori, violin Saturday
    November 2, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm EDT
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    Global cultural ambassador, activist, dedicated music educator and a musician who is never at rest, Midori brings dynamic innovation and an expressive insight to performances that have made her one of the pre-eminent violin soloists of her generation Coolidge Auditorium (LJ-G45A)

Thursday, November 7, 2019

  • Event | concerts and performances
    José André Trio Thursday
    November 7, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm EST
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    José André is a Bolivian-born, acclaimed jazz pianist and current Washington, DC resident whose playful and inspired composition bridge jazz, rock, blues, bossa nova, Latin American, and world music. Coolidge Auditorium (LJ-G45A)

Thursday, November 14, 2019

  • Event | concerts and performances
    A Cabaret Evening with Norm Lewis Thursday
    November 14, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST
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    Baritone Norm Lewis brings a glorious voice, ineffable charm and warmth to the Coolidge for an intimate cabaret concert of great show music. Coolidge Auditorium (LJ-G45A)

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

  • Event | concerts and performances
    Irish Chamber Orchestra Wednesday
    November 20, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm EST
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    Known for mixing traditional repertoire with new commissions and collaborating with everyone from DJs to dance companies, the Irish Chamber Orchestra pushes the boundaries of what a chamber orchestra can do Coolidge Auditorium (LJ-G45A)

Saturday, November 23, 2019

  • Event | concerts and performances
    Leila Josefowicz, violin Saturday
    November 23, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm EST
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    An advocate of new music and many composers’ top choice, American violinist Leila Josefowicz has had pieces written for her by Esa-Pekka Salonen, John Adams, Oliver Knussen, Colin Matthews and Steven Mackey. Coolidge Auditorium (LJ-G45A)

Friday, November 29, 2019

  • Event | concerts and performances
    Puppet Show: Native American Folk Tales Friday
    November 29, 2019
    11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
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    This year’s puppet show will celebrate both the Native American History Month and Poet Laureate Joy Harjo by performing the Native American tales from The Girl Who Helped Thunder and Other Native American Folktales and Turtle’s Race with Beaver, both by Joseph and James Bruchac. Whittall Pavilion (LJ-G45E)
  • Event | concerts and performances
    Puppet Show: Native American Folk Tales Friday
    November 29, 2019
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST
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    This year’s puppet show will celebrate both the Native American History Month and Poet Laureate Joy Harjo by performing the Native American tales from The Girl Who Helped Thunder and Other Native American Folktales and Turtle’s Race with Beaver, both by Joseph and James Bruchac. Whittall Pavilion (LJ-G45E)