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The Knights

October 7 & 8, 2013

The Knights
Photo: Sarah Small

PLEASE NOTE: These concerts are on Monday & Tuesday.

In their Washington, D.C. debut, The Knights perform two Washington, D.C. premieres, including a concerto for santur (a classical Iranian hammered dulcimer), violin, and orchestra, featuring santur virtuoso Siamak Aghaei. The orchestra also performs Stravinsky's "Dumbarton Oaks" Concerto, in celebration of the 75th anniversary year of its premiere in our Music Room. Rounding out the evening is music by Bach, Haydn, and Reich. The concert will be recorded live for a commercial label. 

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2014–2015 Concert Series

Cecile Licad, piano
October 19 & 20, 2014

Minguet Quartett with Andreas Klein, piano
November 2 & 3, 2014

December 7 & 8, 2014

Gut Reaction
January 25 & 26, 2015

Los Angeles Guitar Quartet (LAGQ)
February 8 & 9, 2015

Dominique Labelle, soprano
March 15 & 16, 2015

A Far Cry
April 12 & 13, 2015