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Saturday, September 7 • 1:00pm - 2:30pm
National Symphony Orchestra: Beethoven's Ninth Symphony

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Feel the power of hundreds of local choral voices coming together with the National Symphony Orchestra in Beethoven’s monumental Ninth Symphony led by conductor Thomas Wilkins. This open-air concert will feature four soloist singers from Washington National Opera’s Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program, who will be coached before the performance by superstar soprano Renée Fleming. Stanley J. Thurston will lead the 300-voice chorus, anchored by The Heritage Signature Chorale.

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The 2018–2019 season marks the National Symphony Orchestra’s 88th, and Gianandrea Noseda’s second as its music director. The Italian conductor serves as the Orchestra’s seventh music director, joining the NSO’s legacy of such distinguished leaders as Christoph Eschenbach... Read More →

Saturday September 7, 2019 1:00pm - 2:30pm EDT
REACH Plaza Mainstage