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Performances
The Emerson String Quartet 2018–19 Season

The Emerson String Quartet continues to delight audiences at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C., for its 39th season in this 5-concert series.

Date
Sun., Sept. 16, 2018; Sun., Dec. 9, 2018; Sat. Jan. 5, 2019; Sun. April 7, 2019; and Sun. May 19, 2019, 6:00 p.m.
Music from the Anacostia Delta: Celebrating the Legacy of Washington’s Guitar Masters

The late great guitarist Danny Gatton was the preeminent artist of a uniquely Washington sound—a virtuosic blend of rock and roll, jazz, blues, rockabilly, country, and soul that he said came from the Anacostia Delta. Experience that unique form as several master Anacostia Delta musicians gather to celebrate the music in stories and performance.

Date
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 6:45 p.m.
The Second City: Made in America (Some Assembly Required)

In their latest hilarious take on our great big dysfunctional country, the much-lauded comedy troupe is sending satire down the conveyor belt and celebrating what makes us all tick.

Date
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 6:30 p.m.
The Second City: Made in America (Some Assembly Required)

In their latest hilarious take on our great big dysfunctional country, the much-lauded comedy troupe is sending satire down the conveyor belt and celebrating what makes us all tick.

Date
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 9:00 p.m.