WHAT: Famous Contemporaries
WHEN: Friday, February 24, 2017 - 7:30pm
WHERE: La Maison Française - 4101 Reservoir Rd, NW - Washington, D.C. - 20007
PRICE: General Admission: $55. includes wine and dessert reception with the artists.
RESERVATION: Click HERE to purchase tickets
ADD. INFOS: Street parking and GU Hospital public garage (entrance 1 on Reservoir Rd.) - ID will be checked at the gate - No sale at the door.
Art songs by Sergei Rachmaninov, Reinhold Glière and Nikolai Medtner, fellow students at the Moscow Conservatory, will be sung in Russian by soprano Jennifer Gliere, great-grandaughter of the composer, and baritone Kevin Wetzel, accompanied by Vera Danchenko-Stern and Genadi Zagor. In addition, Moscow-born violinist Emil Chudnovsky will play two romances for violin and piano, one by Glière and one by Rachmaninov.
This concert is organized by the Russian Chamber Arts Society: www.thercas.com