2023-2024 - 17th Season

Concert Schedule Details

NCE's 2023-2024 Season Program "New Perspectives: Exploring Diversity in Music", will feature some of the favorite chamber works of all time plus a few surprises. Each concert will feature a work by a woman composer or a composer of color, or both. Download 2023-2024 Brochure

Concert 1: Diva's Night Out with Schubert, Strauss and More

Saturday, November 4, 2023, 7:30 PM

For the NCE Season opening, renowned soprano Sharon Christman joins NCE singing songs of Schubert, Amy Beach, Fanny Mendelssohn and Richard Strauss. The second half of the program will feature Christman singing the famous Schubert song "Die Forelle" followed by Schubert's exciting Piano Quintet of the same name with NCE.

Location:
   Marymount University Ballston Center.
   Ballston Auditorium (Lobby level)

All ticket holders will also receive a link to the exclusive produced video performance one week after, to watch in the comfort of their home.


Concert 2: Holiday Cheer with renowned violinist Dylana Jenson

Saturday, December 16, 2023, 7:30 PM

NCE's Holiday Concert will bring the finest classical masterpieces and holiday favorites together for the whole family. Featured violinist Dylana Jenson became the youngest and first American woman to win at the Tchaikovsky Competition after which she made her Carnegie Hall debut with the Philadelphia Orchestra. Outstanding Young Artist Piano Competition winners will perform. The concert concludes with a Carols Sing Along to get everyone in the holiday spirit!

Location: Unitarian Universalist Church of Arlington

All ticket holders will also receive a link to the exclusive produced video performance to watch in the comfort of their home.

 


Concert 3: Passion Of The Tango

Saturday, February 10, 2024, 7:30 PM

At the February Valentine's Concert, we present the passionate and exciting Argentinian music of the Tango, featuring Astor Piazzolla's "Four Seasons In Buenos Aires." Adding to the enchantment, this captivating performance will include dancing expertly crafted by the renowned choreographer Lucy Bowen McCauley. Prepare to be mesmerized by the fusion of evocative music and captivating movements, as Lucy Bowen McCauley's choreography brings the essence of Tango to life on stage.

Location: Gunston Arts Center - Theatre 1

All ticket holders will receive a link to the exclusive produced video performance one week after, to watch in the comfort of their home.

 


Concert 4: Diverse Romantic Visions: Florence Price and Brahms

Saturday, March 23, 2024, 7:30 PM

Acclaimed clarinetist Julian Milkis returns in March. The concert will present the lush string quartet by American composer Florence Price, some extraordinary short works for clarinet and the famous Clarinet Quintet by Johannes Brahms. Not to be missed!

Location: Gunston Arts Center - Theatre 1

All ticket holders will receive a link to the exclusive produced video performance one week after, to watch in the comfort of their home.


Concert 5: Concerto Celebration: Bologne, Mendelssohn and Beethoven

Saturday, May 18, 2024, 7:30 PM

The Season Finale presents Concerto Celebration, a concert of famous concertos in a chamber music setting, opening with a work by Chevalier de Saint-Georges (Joseph Bologne), a composer fondly nicknamed the Black Mozart. Also on the program, the gorgeous Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E Minor with artistic director Leonid Sushansky and Beethoven's dramatic Piano Concerto No. 5 "The Emperor" featuring piano virtuoso Carlos César Rodríguez. Leo and Carlos

Location:
Marymount University Ballston Center.
Ballston Auditorium (Lobby level)


All ticket holders will receive a link to the exclusive produced video performance one week after, to watch in the comfort of their home.


Top