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Join us for an out-of–this-world experience!
National Philharmonic Chorale
Piotr Gajewski, conductor
Debussy La Mer
Holst The Planets
Journey through a stunning multimedia presentation featuring original NASA footage of our solar system, explore exhibits about the latest NASA discoveries and missions, and engage in conversation with Goddard scientists and engineers about their cutting-edge work.
Cosmic imagery is used to great effect in one of the greatest masterpieces of the orchestral repertoire. Gustav Holst’s The Planets creates aView more
Kids 7-17 Free
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES *
Additional time info:
Sat. Jan 27:
Free pre-concert lecture at 6:45pm
Sun. Jan. 28:
Free pre-concert lecture at 1:45pm
Q&A with NASA Scientists
For Young People:
NASA Chat Booth
Popup Gift Shop
Strathmore Lobby–Enjoy NASA-themed displays and images
Participate in the Color the Music Project:
View artwork created by young people related to Holst’s Planets and Debussy’s La Mer on display in the Strathmore lobby during the concert weekend.
An artist’s rendering of Venus with the sun in the background will be among the NASA images shown in the “Cosmic Designs” concerts.
5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda, MD 20852
For full parking information and directions, please visit www.strathmore.org/your-visit/directions-and-parking.
Parking is in the Grosvenor-Strathmore Metro Garage off Tuckerman Lane for public, ticketed Music Center performances (complimentary) and for other Music Center events, Education Center events, Free Summer Outdoor Concerts, and special events ($5.10, payable by SmarTrip or credit card). Parking is in the Mansion lot off Rockville Pike for ticket office purchases (free, 15-minutes) and events and exhibitions in the Mansion and Backyard Theater (free) on a space-available basis.
Limited short-term parking also is available at specially marked meters along Tuckerman Lane, which do not require payment after 7pm. Strathmore is Metro-accessible at Grosvenor-Strathmore Station on the Red Line.
For full accessibility information, please visit www.strathmore.org/your-visit/accessibility.
For full accessibility information, please visit www.strathmore.org/your-visit/accessibility.View less
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