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October 5 – Heritage Voices at the GWU Museum

October 5 – Heritage Voices at the GWU Museum

Rescheduled from July 27 The Washington Revels Heritage Voices will perform a concert of Civil War-era music in conjunction with the George Washington University Museum’s recently opened exhibition, Songs of the Civil War. The performance will feature three pieces recorded by Heritage Voices specifically for the exhibit: “Wanted!—A

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September 7 – Christmas Revels Teen Auditions

September 7 – Christmas Revels Teen Auditions

Washington Revels announces teen auditions for the 2019 Christmas Revels: “Celestial Fools”! Join our Teen Chorus and help bring to life a timeless fable of the Winter Solstice, with music, dance and stories from around the world and across the centures. Featuring tradition bearers Karim Nagi (Arabic drumming & dance), Shizumi Shigeto Manale (Japanese dance & theater) & Mark Novak (Jewish song) as our trio of “Celestial Fools.” Take part in one of Washington’s most beloved holiday traditions, seen by 10,000 people each December!

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September 6-8 – Christmas Revels Child Auditions

September 6-8 – Christmas Revels Child Auditions

Washington Revels announces children’s auditions for the 2019 Christmas Revels: “Celestial Fools”! Join our Children’s Chorus and help bring to life a timeless fable of the Winter Solstice, with music, dance and stories from around the world and across the centuries. Featuring tradition bearers Karim Nagi (Arabic drumming & dance), Shizumi Shigeto Manale (Japanese dance & theater) & Mark Novak (Jewish song) as our trio of “Celestial Fools.” Take part in one of Washington’s most beloved holiday traditions, seen by 10,000 people each December!

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October 19 – Jubilee Voices at Hampton Historic Site

October 19 – Jubilee Voices at Hampton Historic Site

Jubilee Voices brings African American traditions to life at “Harvest Day” During Hampton National Historic Site’s annual “Harvest Day” festivities, experience the music that bound together 19th-century African American communities, brought to life by Jubilee Voices (performance from 2-2:45 pm). All day long, learn about life and

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