Founded in 1961 as the Oratorio Society of Washington, The Washington Chorus (TWC), a GRAMMY®-Award winner, under the direction of artistic director Christopher Bell, presents an annual subscription series at the Kennedy Center, the Music Center at Strathmore and other major venues throughout the D.C. area. The Washington Chorus also frequently appears at the invitation of the National Symphony Orchestra and with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.
TWC has sung under the direction of many of the world’s greatest conductors including Christoph Eschenbach, Leonard Slatkin, Marin Alsop, Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, Seiji Ozawa, Sir Neville Marriner, Charles Dutoit, Kent Nagano and Mstislav Rostropovich.
For more information, visit www.thewashingtonchorus.org.
Photo: Scott Suchman