The Phillips Camerata – 75th Anniversary Celebration
In celebration of the 75th season of the Phillips Collection’s concert series in the splendid Music Room, The Phillips Camerata, conducted by Yaniv Dinur, will perform a program featuring French composers Camille Saint-Saëns and Frédéric Chopin. Continuing their successful collaboration, the Cultural services of the French Embassy is honored to support this special anniversary.
Since 1941, The Phillips Collection has presented more than 30 concerts each season, embracing all genres of music, classical, modern or contemporary, and encouraging young talented artists. This is one of the most special, intimate music venues in Washington, in the former home of Duncan Phillips. Don’t miss the superb collection of impressionist and modern works in the museum.
Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921) Variations on a Theme by Beethoven, Op. 35
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897) Variations on a Theme by Haydn (St. Anthony Variations)
Fryderyk Chopin (1810-1849) Romanza from the Concerto No.1 in E minor, Op. 11
Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847) Rondo Brillant, Op. 29
Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)
Nocturne from the Duo Piano Concerto (1935)
Dumbarton Oaks Concerto (1938)
(Photo credit: Pepe Gomez)