Paul Moon
Eclipse Chamber Orchestra: An Orchestra of Soloists, in their 25th Anniversary Season of presenting classical music to diverse audiences in Washington, D.C.
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April 15, 2018, 3:00 p.m.
George Washington Memorial Auditorium

Eclipse Chamber Orchestra performs Cimarosa’s Concerto for Two Flutes, featuring flutists Carole Bean and Alice Kogan Weinreb, and Koussevitsky’s Double Bass Concerto, Op. 3 featuring Rick Barber on double bass, followed by Prokofiev’s timeless Classical Symphony.

We hope to see you there!

Concert Venue

Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.
The Lyceum, Alexandria, Virginia

Carole Bean, flute
Jennifer Ries, viola
Michelle Lundy, harp

Pietro Locatelli: Trio #2 in Bb Major
Alexander Glazunov: Elegy
Astor Piazzolla: History of a Tango
Maurice Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin
Ian Krause: Lullaby
Ben Steinberg: Three Songs

All concerts are “admittance without charge – pay what you can,” with donations always gratefully accepted at the door. We offer the suggestion of $25 per ticket.

Concert Venue

Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.
The Lyceum, Alexandria, Virginia

The Columbia String Quartet will take listeners from Vienna, the cradle of the string quartet, on a musical tour around Europe.

Haydn: String Quartet Op.33 No. 3 “The Bird”
Puccini: Chrysanthemums
Glazunov: Five Novelettes

Columbia String Quartet
Jane Bowyer Stewart, violin
Susan Midkiff, violin
Denise Wilkinson, viola
Kerry van Laanen, cello

All concerts are “admittance without charge – pay what you can,” with donations always gratefully accepted at the door. We offer the suggestion of $25 per ticket.

Concert Venue

CANCELED: Eclipse regrets that this concert has been canceled due to an unforeseen scheduling conflict.

Friday, January 5, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.
National Gallery of Art, East Building Auditorium, Washington, D.C.

Eclipse returns to the National Gallery or Art. Come celebrate the New Year with an Afternoon in Vienna, a program of traditional waltzes and overtures by Johann Strauss II and other composers.

Concert Venue

Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church, Washington, D.C.

Eclipse Chamber Orchestra performs its first orchestra concert of the season at St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church in Washington, DC. Eclipse is proud to return to St. Patrick’s and will feature ECO soloist Steven Hendrickson performing Haydn’s Trumpet Concerto, as well as Mozart’s Overture to The Marriage of Figaro and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 2.

Concert Venue

Sunday, October 1, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.
The Lyceum, Alexandria, Virginia

Jan Chong is joined by her son, pianist Aidan Donnellan (a junior at TC Williams High School) to perform the famously beloved “Spring” Sonata by Beethoven. Jan will also be joined by ECO string players Glenn Donnellan, Eugena Chang, and internationally acclaimed pianist Julee An, to perform the Brahms Piano Quartet in C minor.

All concerts are “admittance without charge – pay what you can,” with donations always gratefully accepted at the door. We offer the suggestion of $25 per ticket.

Concert Venue

Sunday, June 11, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
The Lyceum, Alexandria, Virginia

William Wielgus, oboe

Featuring music for oboe and strings, including works by Salieri, Mozart, and Peruvian composers

All concerts are “admittance without charge – pay what you can,” with donations always gratefully accepted either in advance, or at the door. We offer the suggestion of $25 per ticket – and by making your reservation in advance, your admission to the concert is guaranteed.

Concert Venue

Season Preview

FourSeasonsSunday, June 4, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
National Gallery of Art, East Building Auditorium

Eclipse Chamber Orchestra will be coming to DC to perform Piazzolla’s The Four Seasons, followed by Vivaldi’s classic archetype. The violin soloists, in order of appearance, are: Malorie Blake Shin, Alexandra Osborne, Joel Fuller, Jane Bowyer Stewart, Glenn Donnellan, Jennifer Kim, Wanzhen Li and Regino Madrid.

The free performance will be in the East Building Auditorium (closer to the Capitol building, not the West Garden Court).  Please note, this is not a ticketed event; please arrive early for general seating in the large auditorium.

Concert Venue

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