Symphonic Storytelling: Copland, Rossini, and Strauss
The U.S. Army Orchestra
Sat 07 May | 7:30 p.m.
The U.S. Army Orchestra presents a program of works by 19th and 20th century masters, and features, Kenneth Naito, violinst, winner of the 2016 U.S. Army Orchestra Young Artist Competition. Enjoy Rossini's playful overture to La Scala di Sieta, Francis Poulenc's charming and witty Sinfonietta, the finale from the Scottish Fantasy for Violin by Max Bruch, waltzes from Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss, and the finale from Aaron Copland's masterpiece of Americana, The Tenderland.
Chamber Music Recital
The U.S. Army Strings
Sun 15 May | 3:00 p.m.
Beethoven and the Americans: An eclectic program of chamber music for string quartet featuring works by Charles Ives, Elliot Carter, and George Gershwin.
The U.S. Army Blues | Downrange | Army Voices
Wed 4 May | 7:00 p.m.
Twilight Tattoo is an hour-long sunset military pageant that features Soldiers of the 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), troop, and ceremonial units: The Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps, The U.S. Army Drill Team; The U.S. Army Blues, a soloist from The U.S. Army Chorus, and vocalists of The U.S. Army Band Downrange and The U.S. Army Voices. This event is FREE and open to the public. No tickets are required. Pre-ceremony live music begins at 6:30 PM. For possible cancellation information or venue changes on the day of show, click on this event link or call 202.685.2888.