Royal Opera House, Covent Garden performs the second installment of Wagner's Ring Cycle.
The Washington Saxophone Quartet performs at the Barns at Wolf Trap.
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Choral Showcase presents the best in classical choral music from Washington and beyond each Sunday evening.
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