Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 ("Eroica"), Movement I - National Symphony Orchestra
The National Symphony Orchestra performs Beethoven's Symphony No. 3 ("Eroica"), Movement I. In the Kennedy Center Concert Hall, November 9, 2017. Gianandrea Noseda conducts. Subscribe to The Kennedy Center! http://bit.ly/2gNFrtb
Play video The Tossers - "Emerald City" | LIVE at The Kennedy Center
The Tossers - "Emerald City" | LIVE at The Kennedy Center
Formed in 1993, the six-piece Celtic punk band from Chicago has been proudly spreading their Irish gospel across the globe, with no plans of slowing down. The Tossers’ five albums have shown their impressive command of song structure and instrumentation.. Part of Millennium Stage at The Kennedy Center, May 24, 2016. Watch the full performance: https://youtu.be/EapvGKVpihI Subscribe to The Kennedy Center! http://bit.ly/2gNFrtb
Play video The Knights - "...the ground beneath our feet"
The Knights - "...the ground beneath our feet"
The Knights perform "...the ground beneath our feet" during "SHIFT: A Festival of American Orchestras" on April 1, 2017, in the Kennedy Center Concert Hall. For more information, please visit: http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/MRSHD
Play video "Ascending Bird" – Starring Lil Buck, Patricia Delgado, Sara Mearns, more... | Finale of "DEMO: Now"
"Ascending Bird" – Starring Lil Buck, Patricia Delgado, Sara Mearns, more... | Finale of "DEMO: Now"
This piece was created as the finale for "DEMO: Now," directed by Damian Woetzel with choreography by the Artists, and features movements and themes from the rest of the show. Performed by Lil Buck and Ron “Prime Tyme” Miles, with Patricia Delgado, Jason Collins, Victor Lozano, and Sara Mearns, Rashaun Mitchell, Silas Riener Music: Persian traditional, arranged by Colin Jacobsen and Siamak Aghaei Music performed by Brooklyn Rider, with Johnny Gandelsman - violin, Colin Jacobsen – violin, Nicholas Cords – viola, Michael Nicolas – cello Savannah Harris – cajon Caroline Shaw – violin Part of: DEMO by Damian Woetzel: Now in The Kennedy Center Terrace Theater March 7, 2018 New Artistic Initiatives are funded in honor of Linda and Kenneth Pollin. ABOUT DEMO: Former New York City Ballet principal dancer turned director/choreographer/thought leader Damian Woetzel—who was recently named as the next president of The Juilliard School—curates and hosts the third season of his interdisciplinary DEMO series. This installment presented recent commissions and D.C. premieres from some of today’s most creative voices in dance and music. The evening included a new work choreographed by Pam Tanowitz, with music by Pulitzer Prize–winning composer Caroline Shaw, and the Kennedy Center premiere of Alexei Ratmansky’s solo Fandango, danced by New York City Ballet star Sara Mearns and set to the music of Boccherini. Additional artists included the game-changing string quartet Brooklyn Rider, Memphis jookin street dance pioneer Lil Buck, and former Merce Cunningham Dance Company performers and modern dance luminaries Silas Riener and Rashaun Mitchell. Subscribe to The Kennedy Center! http://bit.ly/2gNFrtb
Play video Bobby McFerrin Plays the Audience! - LIVE Improvisation at The Kennedy Center
Bobby McFerrin Plays the Audience! - LIVE Improvisation at The Kennedy Center
The Kennedy Center and Georgetown University host a musical celebration of Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy. The concert features Grammy Award–winning vocalist Bobby McFerrin with the Let Freedom Ring Choir with Music Director, Rev. Nolan Williams Jr. Performed on the Millennium Stage on January 16, 2012. View the full concert at: https://youtu.be/ZI37h0JS2_I
Play video UniverSoul Circus - Bone Breakers | LIVE at The Kennedy Center
UniverSoul Circus - Bone Breakers | LIVE at The Kennedy Center
Bone-breakers from the the UniverSoul Circus showcase their unique talents. UniverSoul Circus is a combination of circus arts, theater, music, and audience interaction that embraces and celebrates urban pop culture from around the world. Since its inception in 1994, UniverSoul has evolved into an amazing spectacle, pushing the limits of imagination with daring and innovative performances featuring diverse blends of performers from virtually every continent. Presented in collaboration with Smithsonian Folklife Festival. Part of Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center, June 25, 2017. Watch the full performance: https://youtu.be/iBdlL41OFvg Subscribe to The Kennedy Center! http://bit.ly/2gNFrtb
Play video "Make Our Garden Grow" from Candide | Washington National Opera
"Make Our Garden Grow" from Candide | Washington National Opera
In Leonard Bernstein's funny, philosophical, and fast-paced take on Voltaire's biting satire, very bad things happen to very good people (and plenty of bad ones too) as a terrific ensemble cast quick-change their way through an effervescent score.