Brahms’ A German Requiem — a masterpiece of humanism and choral music, loved equally by singers and audiences, with Britten’s Ballad of Heroes, a heartfelt response to war’s devastating toll on humanity. This concert commemorates the 100-year anniversary of Armistice Day.
A Candlelight Christmas features traditional carols, contemporary compositions, and sing-a-longs of your favorites. The festivities are accompanied by a brass ensemble and organ, infused with Christopher Bell’s audience-pleasing combination of reverence and revelry, and of course include the traditional candlelight processional.
What better way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day than with The Washington Chorus and our Irish conductor Christopher Bell? On Sunday afternoon, March 17, the stage of the Kennedy Center Concert Hall will feature an Irish band, fiddlers, dancers, pipe players, and choral arrangements of Irish classics in a one-of-a-kind concert.