Vocal Arts DC, aka the Vocal Arts Society, has hired a new artistic director: Peter Russell, formerly of the Washington Opera, Wolf Trap, and the Washington Concert Opera. Indeed, Vocal Arts DC is about the only major vocal organization in Washington he hasn’t run.
Stephen Brookes reviewed Leon Fleisher at the Library of Congress last week, and an evening of music by Bach — C.P.E. Bach, that is — with Julianne Baird and Preethi de Silva over the weekend.
Cecelia Porter reviewed the NSO’s program of Hungarian dances on Friday night.
What concerts did you see this weekend?