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2018-19 SEASON COMING SOON

LITTLE FLOWER CONCERT SERIES: COMING HOME

Sunday, March 24, 2019. 4:00pm

    Little Flower Parish | 5607 Massachusetts Ave

Bethesda, MD

District5 is excited to return to the Little Flower Concert Series. Join us for an afternoon of beautiful music that explores the many paths one takes to “come home.” Inspired by the incredible true stories of composers in their search for truth, family, identity, country, and life itself, District5 brings together the music and passion that binds us all together in our search for what it truly means to “come home.”

Program TBA.

Free admission.

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VIRGINIA ARTS FESTIVAL EDUCATION RESIDENCY

March 25-29, 2019 

    Norfolk, VA

We are looking forward to a week-long residency with the Virginia Arts Festival. Details in the works. More info here: http://www.vafest.org/

DISTRICT5 IN LUTHERVILLE: QUIRKS AND KINKS

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Sunday, May 5, 2019. 3:00pm

    Church of the Holy Comforter

Lutherville, MD

Program TBA.

STONEROOM CONCERT SERIES

Sunday, June 2, 2019. 5:00pm

    Falls Church Episcopal | 115 E Fairfax Street

Falls Church, VA

Program TBA

Free admission.

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STAGEFREE PRESENTS DISTRICT5

Thursday, June 20, 2019. 5:00pm

    Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams | 1526 14th St NW

Washington, DC

StagFree presents District5 for the final concert of their 2nd season. The program is still developing but will make use of the very unique venue: Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams, a large, modern furniture store on 14th Street. More soon!

NEW MUSIC DC SPOTLIGHT CONCERT

Sunday, September 16, 2018. 2:00pm

      Georgetown University, New North Hall, Mcneir Auditorium

Washington, DC

District5 is excited to join the District New Music Coalition for their inaugural New Music DC Conference. Sunday's Spotlight concert will feature both D5 and the Boulanger Initiative.

In Super Ars Nova, District5 presents a fascinating program of contemporary music paired with iconic works from the 14th century Ars Nova period, culminating in a performance of their Chamber Music America commission, J.II.9 fragments, by Evis Sammoutis.

Program:

Elliott Carter: Scrivo in Vento for solo flute

Jacapo da Bologna: Fenice fu

Carlo Gesualdo/David Plylar: Fantasy transcription of Morro, lasso, al mio duolo

Francesco Landini: Non avra ma pieta questa mia Donna

Jacob Druckman: Delizie Contente Che l'Alme Beate for wind quintet and electronic tape

Guillame de Mauchaut: Agnus Dei

Evis Sammoutis: J.II.9 fragments

J.II.9 fragments has been made possible by the Chamber Music America Classical Commissioning Program, with generous funding provided by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and the Chamber Music America Endowment Fund.

Register for Tickets:

$15 for Sunday concert (Sept 16) only

$25 includes full conference (Sept 15-16) and all concerts

PHANTASMS AND FANTASIES: DAVIES CONCERT SERIES

Sunday, September 23, 2018. 4:00pm

      Davies Memorial Unitarian Universalist Church

7400 Temple Hill Road

Camp Springs, MD

Enjoy a beautiful and haunting program of works by Barber, Leclaire, Tomasi, and Chopin. This evocative program will take you through a varied selection of music that clings to memory, is haunted by mortality, or merely explores the unfettered realm of imagination. 

Program: 

Henri Tomasi: Cinq Danses Profanes et Sacrées

Samuel Barber: Summer Music

Dennis Leclaire: Fantasy for Woodwind Quintet, op. 4

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Frédéric Chopin: Selections from Preludes, op. 28 (trans. David Plylar)

Adult Tickets: $15

Students Tickets (ages 18 and under): $5

NEW MUSIC DC SPOTLIGHT CONCERT: SUPER ARS NOVA

Sunday, September 16, 2018. 2:00pm

    Georgetown University, New North Hall, McNeir Auditorium

Washington, DC

District5 is excited to join the District New Music Coalition for their inaugural New Music DC Conference. Sunday's Spotlight concert will feature both D5 and the Boulanger Initiative.

In Super Ars Nova, District5 presents a fascinating program of contemporary music paired with iconic works from the 14th century Ars Nova period. Culminating in a performance of their Chamber Music America commission, J.II.9 fragments, by Cypriot composer Evis Sammoutis, D5 continues to stretch the quintet repertoire through the centuries.

Program:

Elliott Carter: Scrivo in Vento for solo flute

Jacapo da Bologna: Fenice fu

Carlo Gesualdo/David Plylar: Fantasy transcription of Morro, lasso, al mio duolo

Francesco Landini: Non avra ma pieta questa mia Donna

Jacob Druckman: Delizie Contente Che l'Alme Beate for wind quintet and electronic tape

Guillame de Mauchaut: Agnus Dei

Evis Sammoutis: J.II.9 fragments

J.II.9 fragments has been made possible by the Chamber Music America Classical Commissioning Program, with generous funding provided by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and the Chamber Music America Endowment Fund.

Register for Tickets:

$15 for Sunday concert (Sept 16) only

$25 includes full conference (Sept 15-16) and all concerts

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DAVIES CONCERT SERIES: PHANTASMS AND FANTASIES

Sunday, September 23, 2018. 4:00pm

   Davies Memorial Unitarian Universalist Church | 7400 Temple Hill Road

Camp Springs, MD

Be transported by this beautiful and haunting program of works by Barber, Leclaire, Tomasi, and Chopin. This evocative program will take you through a varied selection of music that clings to memory, is haunted by mortality, or merely explores the unfettered realm of imagination. 

Program: 

Henri Tomasi: Cinq Danses Profanes et Sacrées

Samuel Barber: Summer Music

Dennis Leclaire: Fantasy for Woodwind Quintet, op. 4

-pause-

Frédéric Chopin: Selections from Preludes, op. 28 (trans. David Plylar)

Chopin Preludes CDs for sale at this performance!
 

Adult Tickets: $15

Students Tickets (ages 18 and under): $5

Series info.

We will be adding a few additional concerts to our 2018-19 Season. Please check back here for updates.