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Sphinx Competition winner Melissa White plays Brahms’ magnificent and virtuosic Violin Concerto, one of the summits of the violin repertoire.
Melissa White, violin Piotr Gajewski, conductor
Brahms Violin Concerto in D Major Symphony No. 4 in E minor
Sphinx Competition winner Melissa White plays Brahms’ magnificent and virtuosic Violin Concerto, one of the summits of the violin repertoire. Composer and violinist Henryk Wieniawski called the work “unplayable,” and violin virtuoso Pablo de Sarasate refused to play it. The Symphony No. 4, written while Brahms vacationed in a mountain retreat in 1884, is one of the composer’s greatestView more
ALL KIDS, ALL FREE, ALL THE TIME, AGES 7-17
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Sat and Sun: Member Encore Q & A
Sun: 2-2:30 pm: Meet the instruments
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