Fabulous items available for auction; Del Ray Café, La Bergerie to cater.
ASO will still perform Holst work The Planets as scheduled.
This year’s festival will take local families on a solar journey via selections from Gustav Holst’s The Planets.
Gustav Holst’s fascination with astronomy is what started his process of writing The Planets, a seven movement work that is known for its immense orchestration—which includes two harps, six horns,…
Alexandria, Arlington school districts to be part of exclusive Residency in March; week of outreach culminates in two performances by Midori, students, & Symphony, including World Premiere piece honoring victims and survivors of the 2011 Japan Earthquake & Tsunami.
ASO welcomes legendary clarinetist Richard Stoltzman performing Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto in February. Other featured artists include Katharine Dain, soprano; Sarah Mesko, mezzo-soprano; Daniel Molkentin, tenor; Thomas Stork, bass-baritone; and the Alexandria Choral Society and The Metropolitan Chorus on Mozart’s Requiem.
Children’s Holiday Concert and fundraiser at St. Paul’s Church in Old Town to include big-band spin on holiday favorites, plus a visit from Santa.
The venerated Symphony No. 3, “Organ” will be the highlight in this one-night only event.