Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts
1645 Trap Rd.
Vienna, VA 22182
Became interested in the piano at age 9, when his father brought one home as payment for a job. Although primarily known as a pianist, he also plays drums, guitar and bass. Played bass with the group Majosha, which won Duke University's Battle of the Bands in 1988....
Although the National Symphony Orchestra gave its first official concert on November 2, 1931, its roots actually date to the previous year, when about 80 musicians assembled for a series of three concerts, the first of which took place on January 1, 1930....
African-American musical superstar Diana Ross may well be a by-product of the almost crippling shyness she has suffered since childhood. Reportedly, it took a lot out of young Ross to work up the courage to sing in her church choir; but once she decided that music was to be her bread and butter, there was no stopping her....
Jennifer Nettles, lead vocalist for international super duo Sugarland, has become one of the most popular singer-songwriters in music today. Since Sugarland exploded onto the music scene in '04 they have worldwide sales of over 22 million (albums and singles) to date, have achieved eight No....
Thibaudet was born in Lyon to a French father and a German mother. The mother provided Thibaudet with his first piano lessons at age five, and later his father taught him to play the violin. Thibaudet's skill at the keyboard developed rapidly, and he gave his first recital at the age of seven, following with his first concerto appearance at age nine....
Darius Rucker is riding high with the release of his sophomore country album, Charleston, SC 1966, on Capitol Records Nashville. USA Today raved, "Rucker has made a fine-sounding country album, full of singable choruses, bittersweet fiddle and steel, and guitars with bottomless twang," and Rolling Stone said, “On his Nashville debut, Rucker's rich baritone, sentimental ballads and bright hooks made him the most successful African-American country singer since Charley Pride....
Before they became the most visible flamenco duo of the early 2000s, guitarists Rodrigo Sanchez and Gabriela Quintero bonded over heavy metal while growing up in Mexico City. They combined their talents for a time in the metal group Tierra Acida, playing around D....
Mary Chapin Carpenter came to country music in the 1980s from a "coffee-house folk" background, bringing with her the genre's brainy introspection. An easterner and a Princeton graduate, Carpenter is an unlikely country star, but hits such as "Down at the Twist and Shout," "I Feel Lucky," and "Shut Up and Kiss Me" demonstrate that her finger is squarely on the country audience's pulse ~ Rovi
Possessed of a breezy, nonchalant style that belies his technical gifts, pianist Bruce Hornsby writes powerful songs from the heart that touch on several distinctly American traditions: pop, jazz, bluegrass, and '60s soul....
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|05/02||8:00 pm||Annual Evening of Comedy|
|05/03||7:00 pm||Annual Evening of Comedy|
|9:30 pm||Annual Evening of Comedy|
|05/30||8:00 pm||Under The Streetlamp|
|06/13||3:30 pm||IL Volo|
|06/18||7:30 pm||John Butler Trio|
|06/19||8:00 pm||Daryl Hall & John Oates|
|06/20||8:30 pm||Pixar In Concert|
|06/21||8:30 pm||Sing-Along Grease|
|06/25||8:15 pm||National Symphony Orchestra: Ben Folds|
|06/29||8:00 pm||Diana Ross|
|07/08||8:00 pm||The Go-Go's|
|07/10||8:15 pm||Matthew Morrison|
|07/11||8:30 pm||Walt Disney's Fantasia|
|07/12||8:30 pm||Walt Disney's Fantasia|
|07/13||8:00 pm||Jennifer Nettles|
|07/14||8:00 pm||Sara Bareilles|
|07/16||7:00 pm||The Fray Barcelona & Oh Honey|
|07/17||8:00 pm||Straight No Chaser|
|07/18||8:15 pm||Jean-Yves Thibaudet|