The New Orchestra of Washington will present the first concert of their 2016-17 season at Westmoreland at 7:00 pm on Saturday, September 17. Westmorelanders are being offered special ticket prices -- two for the price of one. Go to NewOrchestraofWashington.org and use the promo code WESTMORELANDNOW to purchase tickets. The concert will include Stravinsky’s “Dumbarton Oaks” and Copland’s “Appalachian Spring.”
The New Orchestra of Washington was founded by Westmoreland musicians Grace Cho and Alejandro Hernandez-Valdez and others five years ago and held their first concert here – that concert included the Appalachian Spring by Copland.