Tysons McLean Orchestra String Quintet
Saturday, March 7, 2 p.m.
Free admission; reservations are not required.
Violins: Stephanie Sims Flack and Erynn Hangen
Viola: Sarah Pohl Castrillon
Cello: Diana Flesner
Bass: Brandon Harris
Mozart: Divertimento in F "Salzburg Symphony No.3" K138
Onslow: Quintet No. 26, Op. 67
I Non tanto lento—Molto moderato e grandioso
Vivaldi: Concerto Grosso in D minor, Op. 3, No. 11
III Largo e Spiccato
Michael McLean: Two Pieces from Six Dances for String Quartet
Danú “Saint Patrick’s Celebration” (All Ages)
Sunday, March 15, 3 p.m.
$50/$45 senior/$35 MCC tax district residents
Hailing from historic County Waterford, Danú is one of the leading traditional Irish ensembles of today. Their standing room only concerts throughout Ireland are true events featuring high-energy performances and a glorious mix of ancient Irish music and new repertoire.
“…a vibrant mix of virtuosity,energy, and empathy”-The Washington Post
Back by popular demand! Join The Alden for a creative (and de-stressing) Friday evening master class for families. Master Artist, Kofi Dennis, will lead the group through intermediate-level drumming skills culminating a group drum circle. Participants do not need to have taken the Intro to Djembe Drumming class at The Alden, but should be familiar with basic drumming skills. This class is designed for children eight and older, and it is recommended that families participate together. Children under 14 must have a parent register and attend with them.
Saturday April 25 at 1 p.m.
$20/$15 senior/$10 MCC tax district resident
Jazz pianist, musicologist and humorist John Eaton brings his popular continuing education program to the Alden. Jazz Masters with John Eaton is an entertaining and insightful afternoon that combines Eaton’s peerless knowledge of the Great American Songbook, hilarious commentary and elegant, ultra-tasteful renditions of Cole Porter’s work.