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Rachel Barton Pine, Violin 

April 19 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm EDT

$40 – $75

“An exciting, boundary-defying performer – Pine displays a power and confidence that puts her in the top echelon.” – The Washington Post  
Violinist Rachel Barton Pine inspires audiences worldwide with artistic excellence, boundless energy, unforgettable interpretations, and passion for philanthropy. Through her Rachel Barton Pine Foundation, she has championed, commissioned, and created educational materials to support the performance and study of music by Black composers, creating The String Student’s Library of Music by Black Composers. Accompanied by Matthew Hagle on piano, Pine performs an expanse of violin repertoire treasures  at the Terrace Theater. Hear Sonata in G Major by Dvořák, the Bridgetower Sonata by Beethoven (premiered by George Bridgetower, a Black violinist and contemporary of Beethoven’s), and works by Black composers including Blues Dialogues by Dolores White, Incident on Larpenteur Avenue by Billy Childs, and Here’s One and Suite for Violin and Piano by William Grant Still.  


Antonin Dvořák – Sonata in G Major, Op. 100  

Ludwig van Beethoven – Sonata No. 9 in A Major, Op. 47, The Bridgetower Sonata  

Dolores White – Blues Dialogues  

William Grant Still – Here’s One  

Billy Childs – Incident on Larpenteur Avenue  

William Grant Still – Suite for Violin and Piano (1943)  


April 19
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm EDT
$40 – $75


Washington Performing Arts
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Kennedy Center
2700 F St NW
Washington, DC 20566 United States
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