Lilienstein @ Levine: Verdi | The Operas

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Lilienstein @ Levine Verdi | The Operas Melody | Theater | Drama In this yearlong, 9-lecture series, Saul Lilienstein traces the development of the most popular opera composer in the genre’s 400+ year history, Giuseppe Verdi (1813–1901). Join us as we explore new operas each month (+ the Requiem), from his traditional Italian bel canto […]

Lecture: “Begged, Borrowed, & Stolen”

DC Campus: NW 2801 Upton Street, NW, Washington, DC

Enjoy this survey, presented by Levine faculty member Carl Yaffe, of the ways in which composers and songwriters have, since ancient times, used melodies and other elements from existing pieces of music to create new ones. Examples from classical, popular, religious, theater, and folk music in a wide variety of musical styles will be included. […]

Guided Listening | Igor Stravinsky: Dumbarton Oaks Concerto in Eb for Chamber Orchestra

MD Campus: Silver Spring 900 Wayne Avenue, 2nd Floor, Silver Spring, MD

Guided Listening sessions with JoAnna Cochenet help listeners better understand well-known works and lesser-known treasures of the orchestral, chamber orchestra, and opera repertory. This session’s topic is Dumbarton Oaks Concerto in Eb for Chamber Orchestra by Igor Stravinsky. Closely examine different music in each session through clues and information left by the composer and inferred […]

Master Class with Philip Setzer of the Emerson String Quartet

DC Campus: NW 2801 Upton Street, NW, Washington, DC

Levine welcomes back Philip Setzer, violinist and founding member of the award-winning Emerson String Quartet. Mr. Setzer will coach three chamber ensembles from Levine's Chamber Music and Honors programs. In addition to being a member of the Emerson String Quartet, Mr. Setzer is currently serving as the Distinguished Professor of Violin and Chamber Music at […]

Levine Students in Recital

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Join our Levine students who received a “Distinction” mark on their spring jury for their Spring Recital! This event is part of the Piano Department’s 2021-2022 Season, titled Modern Music: 20th Century and Beyond.  With safety foremost in mind, Levine Music has developed protocols to protect you and our community. Proof of vaccination is required at […]

Early and Black

DC Campus: NW + Online 2801 Upton Street, NW, Washington

Join us for an evening of early music by Black European composers Joseph Bologne, Le Chevalier de Saint-Georges (Paris 1745-1799), and Charles Ignatius Sancho (London 1729-1789). In addition to his composing talents, Bologne was a famous French violinist, conductor, and fencer. Sancho was a renowned author, journalist, entrepreneur, abolitionist, and the first Black Briton to […]

Showcase Recital

DC Campus: THEARC 1901 Mississippi Avenue SE, Washington, DC

The spring Showcase Recital features a selection student performances and the winner of the Cogen Concerto Competition performing with an orchestra comprised of Levine faculty and students. Performers represent Levine’s wide range of departments and will feature students of all ages. With safety foremost in mind, Levine Music has developed protocols to protect you and […]

Advanced Student Recital: Evangelina Meyer

DC Campus: NW 2801 Upton Street, NW, Washington, DC

Join us at DC Campus: NW in the Lang for a Piano Department Advanced Student Recital with Evangelina Meyer, student of Hyeweon Gessner! Program: Chopin               Etude Op. 10, No. 12, "Revolutionary Etude"                           Nocturne in D-flat Major, […]

Spring String Fling

MD Campus: Strathmore 5301 Tuckerman Lane , North Bethesda, MD

The annual Spring String Fling is back in-person! Come celebrate your wonderful achievements this year with fellow String Department Students and Faculty. The event will include ensemble playing, hot topic classes, faculty performances, and more.


Transition Days

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These are academic Transition Days. Make-ups are available during this time.