Community Resources

Below is a list of valuable local and national resources available.

Children’s Chorus of Washington

The Children’s Chorus of Washington is among the finest children’s choral ensembles in the country, and is recognized for its program and artistic excellence. CCW comprises three performing ensembles and its 170 young singers, ages 9-18, represent over 100 public and private schools in the greater Washington, DC area.

The Choral Arts Society of Washington

Composed of more than 190 professional-caliber volunteer singers, The Choral Arts Society of Washington, under the leadership of its founder and artistic director Norman Scribner, is one of the major symphonic choruses in the United States.

The Washington Chorus

A Grammy Award winner, The Washington Chorus is currently in its 46th season and is considered one of the foremost choruses in the nation and a cultural leader in the Washington area. Each year, the Chorus presents its own subscription series at the Kennedy Center and frequently appears at the invitation of the National Symphony Orchestra. Robert Shafer is the music director of The Washington Chorus.

Strathmore Hall Performing Arts Center

Located one-half mile outside the Capital Beltway in North Bethesda, Maryland, Strathmore provides a lively and diverse program of art exhibitions, concerts and performing arts programs, and literary lectures and events.

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

The Kennedy Center is the premiere performing arts center in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. As a living memorial to President Kennedy, the Center works to fulfill his vision by producing and presenting an unmatched variety of theater and musicals, dance and ballet, orchestral, chamber, jazz, popular, and folk music, and multi-media performances for all ages.

The Kennedy Center’s ArtsEdge

The mission of ARTSEDGE is to help artists, teachers, and students gain access to and/or share information, resources, and ideas that support the arts as a core subject area in the K-12 curriculum.

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