Ken Giles Studio Recital (Dec. 22nd, 2019 2pm)

Ken Giles’ violin/viola/guitar students will perform a group concert at the John Kendall Recital Hall at Potter Violin on Sunday, December 22, 2019, 2:00 pm.  The repertoire will include holiday tunes, Pachelbel Canon, civil rights songs, and the “Bach Double” violin concerto.  Many of the students also participate in the D.C. Youth Orchestra Program.

Henry Flory Violin Recital (May 31st, 2019 8pm)

Join us on May 31st, 2019 at 8pm in the Potter Violins John Kendall Recital Hall for a violin recital by Henry Flory, with pianist Christopher Schmitt. Described by critics as a “poet” of the violin, award-winning violinist Henry Flory is rapidly earning a reputation as one of the most dynamic and charismatic violinists of

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Polaris Piano Trio (May 17th, 2019 7:30pm)

Polaris Piano Trio The members of the Polaris Piano Trio are friends whose collective musical collaboration spans more than 20 years. Individually they have performed in venues including The Kennedy Center, Alice Tully Hall, Merkin Concert Hall, the Metropolitan Museum of Art (NYC), the National Museum of Women in the Arts (Wash., D.C.), the National

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Masterclass with Pianist Michael Brown (May 10th, 2019 6:30pm)

Throughout the year, the National Philharmonic offers talented young musicians the opportunity to perform for and be mentored by critically acclaimed guest artists who appear in concert with the Philharmonic. Pre-selected students perform in these master classes, which are free and open to the public, providing a chance to observe master musicians sharing their experience

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H. Steven Brewster Competition for Strings (May 5th, 2019)

H. Stevens Brewster Jr., Memorial Competition for Strings We are thrilled to announce we are sponsoring the Brewster Competition for Strings presented by Montgomery County Music Teachers Association and American String Teachers Association of MD/DC. Dates and Eligibility: Competition Date: Sunday, May 5th, 2019 Deadline: April 1st, 2019.  Applications postmarked after that date will not be accepted. Applications will be

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National Philharmonic Chamber Players (April 28th, 2019 3pm)

Episode 3: Musical Atoms – A Study of Intervals “A very important word, “interval”, because it’s the heart and soul of music. You see music is not made out of notes by themselves, but out of the intervals between one note and another. That’s why it’s so necessary for us to understand this word, interval.” This

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Injury Prevention with Dr. Alexander Green (April 20th, 2019 11am)

Join us for this important workshop with Dr. Alexander Green who will discuss strategies to use at home to prevent injury for musicians, including the most common causes of neck and upper back pain, and providing strategies for preventing and rehabilitating these issues. Dr. Alex Green is a graduate of Logan University and holds a

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