Holiday Music Concerts

Manchester String Quartet Concerts in Building 10

Please join us for the 30th annual seasonal performance of the Manchester String Quartet & Friends concert series.  This year’s performance is titled “Greatest Hits” and is dedicated to the memory of Hyun Woo Kim, violin.  The concerts are free and begin at 12:30pm in the Masur Auditorium of Bldg. 10.  The Quartet will perform Haydn Quartet D Major, Opus 20 #4 and Haydn Quartet B flat Major, Opus 76 #4 “Sunrise”.

Future concert dates:

Monday, December 10th
Monday, January 28th
Monday, February 25th
Monday, March 25th
Monday, April 29th
Monday, May 13th

This series is made possible by The Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences (FAES).  Contact Sharon Greenwell at for reasonable accommodations.

NIH Philharmonia Orchestra Concert

The orchestra will be performing “Shall We Dance” on Saturday, Dec. 1st at 7:30pm at St. Elizabeth Church in Rockville (917 Montrose Rd. between Rockville Pike and I-270).  The concert includes Tchaikovsky – Swan Lake Suite and Stravinsky – Petrouchka (1947 version).  Most members of the orchestra work at NIH, NASA, FDA and other government agencies.  For more info, check the orchestra’s website

NIH Chamber Singers Present Holiday Inspirations

The NIH Chamber Singers, under the direction of Dwight Brock, will celebrate December with its winter concert series, Holiday Inspirations featuring music inspired by the Christmas and Hanukkah traditions, both sacred and secular.  The first concert takes place on Saturday, December 1st at 3pm at the Marilyn J. Praisner/Fairland Library (14910 Old Columbia Pike, Burtonsville, MD). The second concert will take place at the Rockville Nursing Home (303 Adclare Rd., Rockville, MD 20850) on Tuesday, December 4th at 6pm. The final concert takes place at 12:30pm on Thursday, December 6th in the Bldg. 10 CRC Atrium. All concerts are free of charge and open to the public. For more info, call 301-827-0174 ext. 3.

The NIH Community Orchestra & Chorus Winter Concert

Come enjoy a winter concert presented by the NIH Community Orchestra and Chorus.  The concert will take place Sunday, December 9th at 7pm at Cedar Lane Unitarian Church, 9601 Cedar Lane, Bethesda, Maryland.  This free performance will feature the work of Beethoven, Brahms, Gounod, and Bennett.  This is the 23rd year of the Orchestra’s performance of a holiday concert.  The performance is sponsored by the NIH R&W and the NIH Charities.  There are no tickets however donations are welcome to benefit the NIH Charities.  Parking is free and a reception will immediately follow the concert.  For more info visit

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