National Philharmonic Singers Benefit Concert on Saturday, April 25. Continuing their annual springtime tradition, the National Philharmonic will present a wide variety of beautiful choral music featuring traditional favorites by Brahms, paired with new music from Germany, Russia, and premieres of several new works by Washington composer and member of the chorus, Edward Rejuney.
The National Philharmonic Singers is a chamber choir and one of several performing ensembles of the National Philharmonic which is in residence at the Music Center at Strathmore. As such, it promotes works suited for smaller ensembles, whether with accompaniment or A cappella. Its repertoire ranges from 15th to 21st centuries.
All donations will benefit Community Ministries of Rockville.
The CMR Annual Gala "A Night of Magic" will be held on Saturday, May 16 at Lakewood Country Club, 6:00-10:00 p.m. The event is being chaired by The Honorable Isiah and First Lady Catherine Leggett. The Master of Ceremonies will be Washington Post columnist John Kelly.