Weekend Round Up April 25, 2013

Sam Bush
Sam Bush

Sam Bush at The Hamilton Live

April 25th, 2013 at 07:30 PM | $51.50-$56 | ashleyscott@lotosnile.com | Tel: 202-787-1000 | Event Website

Sam Bush with openers Mark Walbridge, Bob Shank, and Sam Morgan of Hickory Wind. Grammy Award winning multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Sam Bush, known as the King of Telluride and the King of Newgrass, has helped to expand the horizons of bluegrass music, fusing it with jazz, rock, blues, and funk. He's the co-founder of the genre-bending New Grass Revival and an in-demand musician who has played with Emmylou Harris, Bela Fleck, Charlie Haden, Lyle Lovett and Garth Brooks, among others.


The Hamilton; 600 14th Street, N.W.


April 26th, 2013 at 06:00 PM | 0 | info@heinercontemporary.com | Tel: 202-338-0072 | Event Website

April 26 - June 8

Opening Reception: April 26, 6-8pm

Heiner Contemporary is pleased to announce STASH, an exhibition culled from the gallery's flat files and storage, featuring work by Polly Apfelbaum, Ingrid Calame, Tara Donovan, Deborah Kass, Kate Shepherd, Jon-Phillip Sheridan and Austin Thomas. STASH diverges from typical programming by presenting artwork that is usually viewed by appointment.


1675 Wisconsin Avenue NW

Georgetown House Tour 2013

April 27th, 2013 at 11:00 AM | $45-50 | Tel: 202-338-2287 | Event Website](https://stjohnsgeorgetown.ejoinme.org/MyPages/GeorgetownHouseTour/tabid/203906/Default.aspx)

Come to Georgetown on April 27th for the Georgetown House Tour featuring eight to twelve of Georgetown's most beautiful homes. Every home on the Tour will be open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Included in your ticket price is a not-to-be missed Parish Tea in Blake Hall at the historic St. John's Church from 2 to 5 p.m.


St. John's Church; 3240 O Street, NW

Bonhams Appraisals, Auction Highlights

April 27th, 2013 at 11:00 AM | Free | Tel: 202-333-1696

Bonhams will exhibit auction items and offer free appraisals during the Spring Exhibition Weekend. The exhibition is free and open to the public. Complimentary appraisals are available on April 27 by appointment. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday. Contact Martin Gammon at Bonhams


Four Seasons Hotel in Georgetown.

Washington Jewish Music Festival Opening Night: Noa

April 28th, 2013 at 07:30 PM | $38; $32 Member/Student with ID/Senior VIP (includes private reception and priority seating): $100 | Event Website

Celebrated Israeli artist Noa (Achinoam Nini) will kick off the 2013 Washington Jewish Music Festival with an homage to the beautiful Hebrew songs that inspired her personally and have molded Israeli culture and consciousness for the past 50 years. Noa, accompanied by musical director Gil Dor and the Yoed Nir String Quartet, will play some of her most famous songs from the past 23 years, as well as music from her most recent album The Israeli Songbook.

Sponsored by Louie and Ralph Dweck


Montgomery College Cultural Arts Center; 7995 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910

Opening of The Kreeger Museum Reflecting Pool and John L. Dreyfuss Exhibition

May 1st, 2013 at 10:00 AM | $7-$10 | visitorservices@kreegermuseum.org | Tel: 202-338-3552 | Event Website

The Kreeger Museum is pleased to announce the opening of Inventions by John L. Dreyfuss on May 1, 2013. This inaugural exhibit around the Museum’s new reflecting pool includes several large-scale works from the sculptor’s Inventions series and marks a new exhibition space for the Museum.

In honor of The Kreeger Museum’s 20th anniversary in 2014, three additional pieces will be fabricated and installed next spring to complete this exhibition.


The Kreeger Museum, 2401 Foxhall Road, NW

Blues Alley Jazz Night at the Fourth Estate Restaurant

May 1st, 2013 at 06:00 PM | jserwer@press.org | Tel: 202-662-7638 | Event Website

Through its exclusive partnership with Blues Alley, Georgetown’s iconic home for jazz, The Fourth Estate is thrilled to present "Jazz Night".

On Wednesday May 1, The Fourth Estate restaurant will be hosting performances by musician-members of the renowned Blues Alley Youth Orchestra. Now is your chance to hear the Oscar Peterson or Joshua Redman of the future.

All attendees will receive 10% off their bill and will also receive discounts to Blues Alley shows in Georgetown.


National Press Club; Fourth Estate Restaurant; 529 14th Street, NW., 13th Floor

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