Irina Muresanu “musical luster, melting lyricism and colorful conception made Irina Muresanu’s performance especially admirable” - Los Angeles Times

Irina Muresanu

“musical luster, melting lyricism and colorful conception made Irina Muresanu’s performance especially admirable”

- Los Angeles Times

Cycle 1 "Beethoven and MEndelssohn"

Friday October 28, 2016 at 8pm

Providence Presbyterian Church

9019 Little River Turnpike, Fairfax VA (map)

Saturday October 29, 2016 at 8pm

Christ Episcopal Church

6800 Oakland Mills Rd, Columbia MD (map)

 

Mendelssohn Symphony No. 4 “Italian” 

Beethoven Violin Concerto in D Major

          Irina Muresanu, Violin

Violin Virtuoso Irina Muresanu, Violin Professor at U of Maryland, will be joining Washington Chamber Orchestra in its opening concert of the season, performing Magnificent Beethoven Violin Concerto. WCO and Conductor Jun Kim will open the concert with Mendelssohn's cheerful Italian Symphony!

 
Wonmi Kim “Kim put on an outstanding display of both artistry and technique in a performance at the Kennedy Center’…splendid articulation and a balanced poise ...wonderful”  - The Washington Post

Wonmi Kim

“Kim put on an outstanding display of both artistry and technique in a performance at the Kennedy Center’…splendid articulation and a balanced poise ...wonderful” 

The Washington Post

Cycle 2 "Debussy, Ocarina and Schumann Piano concerto"

Friday December 9, 2016 at 8pm

Christ Episcopal Church

6800 Oakland Mills Rd, Columbia MD (map)

 

Saturday December 10, 2016 at 8pm

Providence Presbyterian Church

9019 Little River Turnpike, Fairfax VA (map)

 

Debussy Petite Suite

K. Maloy Fantasy Ocarina

          Jenna Daum, Ocarina

Schumann Piano Concerto in A minor

          Wonmi Kim, Piano

In this Washington Chamber Orchestra's second concert cycle of the season, the program includes Schumann's one and only piano concerto, considered the first important Romantic era piano concerto performed by the Award Winning Pianist Won Mi Kim, prize winner of Busoni International Piano Competition, and Liszt Piano Competition.  Unique appearance of Ocarina instrument will be another highlight of the concert, performing "Fantasy " for Ocarina and Orchestra. The concert will open with one of the most popular works by Debussy "Petite Suite"

 
Soovin Kim First American to win the first prize in the Paganini International Competition

Soovin Kim

First American to win the first prize in the Paganini International Competition

Cycle 3 "Soovin's Four Seasons"

Friday March 24, 2017 at 8pm

Christ Episcopal Church    

6800 Oakland Mills Rd, Columbia MD (map) 

Saturday March 25, 2017 at 8pm

Providence Presbyterian Church, Fairfax, VA

9019 Little River Turnpike, Fairfax VA (map)

Vivaldi Flute Concerto "Il Gardellino"
                  
Rachel Choe, Flute 

Vivaldi "Four Seasons"
                  
Soovin Kim, Violin

An award winning Violinist, Soovin Kim, The first American to win the prestigious Paganini International Violin Competition in Italy will be the featured soloist for the Washington Chamber Orchestra's third concert cycle.  Soovin will perform all time audience favorite, Vivaldi "Four Seasons" with the outstanding soloists from WCO.  WCO's principal flutist, Rachel Choe will open with Vivaldi's flute concerto "Il Gardellino"

 
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Special Concert "CHILDREN'S CONCERT AT Fairfax SPOTLIGHT ON THE ARTS Festival" - PETER and the WOLF

Sunday April 23, 2017 at 2pm

Stacey C. Sherwood Community Center

3740 Old Lee Hwy, Fairfax, VA 22030 (map)

Prokofiev Peter and the Wolf
Vivaldi Flute Concerto Il Gardellino