The Washington Chorus’ 53rd season opens with Benjamin Britten’s War Requiem for a single performance on November 3 at 7:30 pm in the Kennedy Center Concert Hall. Winning a GRAMMY® in 2000 for “best classical performance,” for Britten’s War Requiem, The Washington Chorus has chosen to perform this monumental work as part of the worldwide “Britten 100” celebration. Music Director Julian Wachner has invited soprano Jessica Muirhead, tenor Vale Rideout, and baritone Christopher Burchett, as well as the Children’s Chorus of Washington, Joan Gregoryk, Music Director, to join the performance. Tickets may be purchased online at www.thewashingtonchorus.org or by calling 202-342-6221. Single tickets go on sale on September 9 and range from $15 to $70.
Event begins at 7:30PM
Presented by: The Washington Chorus
Featured Artist(s): The Washington Chorus, Julian Wachner, Music Director; Jessica Muirhead, Soprano; Vale Rideout, Tenor; Christopher Burchett, Baritone; Children’s Chorus of Washington, Joan Gregoryk, Music Director