National Symphony Orchestra In Your Neighborhood
The National Symphony Orchestra is holding a chamber performance on the Great Lawn on Saturday, September 11. Bring a picnic, blankets, and chairs, and enjoy Haydn and Mozart by world-class musicians.
Details, Saturday, September 11, 2021
6 to 7 pm – Outdoor Chamber Performance, The Parks at Walter Reed: Peiming Lin (violin), Angelia Cho (violin), Mahoko Eguchi (viola), and Steve Honigberg (cello)
7 pm: The second showing of Movies on the Lawn presents Disney Pixar’s Soul. The film will start at dark.
Program: Haydn Op. 33 No. 2 Joke quartet and Mozart Dissonant quartet KV 465
NSO In Your Neighborhood is an annual residency that promotes cultural sharing, intentionally strives to have a social impact and uses music and art to better lives. This community engagement initiative offers free NSO performances, educational activities, and artistic collaborations for one week in specific D.C. neighborhoods. In 2021, the NSO is holding dozens of events throughout Uptown DC, primarily in Ward 4. Events range from full orchestra concerts and chamber performances, to in-school workshops, master classes and more, in collaboration with local and community-based venues. For a full line-up of the events held in the month of September, visit the Kennedy Center’s website.