A Candlelight Christmas at the Kennedy Center

We kicked off our Christmas season at the Kennedy Center this Sunday at A Candlelight Christmas. A favorite every year, this year’s event featured A CAPPELLA!, an elite vocal chamber ensemble from James Hubert Blake High School. This Montgomery County Signature School for Fine Arts and Humanities joined the Washington Chorus as part of their Side-by-Side Program. Emmy-nominated maestro Julian Wachner directed the choral groups, along with  brass, organ, percussion, and harp. The 200-voice chorus sang a program featuring Christmas favorites, sing-a-longs, and even some arrangements by the conductor himself. The majesty of the Kennedy Center’s Concert Hall compliments holiday performances perfectly, … Continue reading A Candlelight Christmas at the Kennedy Center

Choral Arts Young Patrons Host 5th Annual Carols & Cocktails,

Little Black Blog readers enjoy a discounted ticket cost! Using this link, purchase your tickets to this event for $99 (regular $129). Washington, DC – As The Choral Arts Society of Washington (Choral Arts) celebrates its 50 anniversary season, Choral Arts Young Patrons hosts its 5th annual Carols & Cocktails on Monday, December 15, 2014, 7:00 pm. The evening begins with Carols, specifically a Choral Arts Chorus performance of A Capital Christmas at the Kennedy Center Concert Hall. Following the concert, approximately 8:30 pm, guests gather for Cocktails at the City Tavern Club, 3206 M Street NW, Washington, D.C. Each … Continue reading Choral Arts Young Patrons Host 5th Annual Carols & Cocktails,

Holiday Gala: A Parisian Discotheque with the Art Museum of the Americas

The Art Museum of the Americas and the International Club of DC invite you to a Parisian Discotheque at the French Embassy! Escape a cold winter night & celebrate the holidays at our French Embassy Holiday Gala featuring a live classical music performance followed by a Parisian Discotheque with dancing to our DJ. Let us transport you to a thrilling night in Paris and dance the night away to the thrilling sounds of a Parisian nightclub. Also enjoy delectable French desserts along with an open bar until 10:00 PM and a cash bar afterwards. The French Embassy is one of Washington’s most … Continue reading Holiday Gala: A Parisian Discotheque with the Art Museum of the Americas