Renowned conductor Murry Sidlin leads The Catholic University of America Symphony Orchestra in a concert of Dvorák’s Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, “From the New World” at the National Museum of the American Indian.
Distinguished guests: Czech Ambassador Petr Gandalovi and Dr. Grayson Wagstaff, Dean of the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music at The Catholic University of America, will open the event.
Admission is free.
This event is part of the Mutual Inspirations Festival 2011: Antonin Dvorak, beginning on September 8, 2011?Dvorak's 170th birthday, and ending on October 28, 2011?Czech National Day. The festival features over 500 local and international artists, 30 concerts and events, world premiere and American premieres, and over a dozen prestigious venues in the Washington, DC, community. For more information and events, see: www.mutualinspirations.org