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|Free Summer Outdoor Concert: DakhaBrakha|
Wed, August 20
DakhaBrakha blends traditional Ukranian music with instrumentation from India, Arabia, Africa, Russia and Australian to create an amazing sound that crosses sonic boundaries.
|National Gallery of Art - Jazz in the Garden: Now thru Aug 29, 2014|
The Jazz in the Garden Series begins its 14th season in May. The free concert series features jazz artists performing a wide variety of styles—salsa, blues fusion, xylophone, Afrofunk, and more—every Friday evening from 5:00-8:30 pm in the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden. Click here for full schedule.
|Appetite: A Gastronomic Experience™
featuring Giada De Laurentiis & Bizarre Foods Chef Andrew Zimmern
Presented by Strathmore|
Thru Sat, August 2
World-class chefs, exciting cuisines, amazing tasting opportunities, and a weekend of music and festivities - Strathmore offers a chance to indulge and enjoy this summer at Appetite: A Gastronomic Experience.™ The event includes food trucks, live music, talks, tastes, and demos, with headliners Giada De Laurentiis and Andrew Zimmern.
|Uke and Guitar Summit 2014|
Sat, August 9
This year’s Summit embraces the versatility of the amazing Ukulele along with the Hawaiian steel guitar and the tenor guitar. Hosted by Grammy-winners Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer, the fun includes classes, jam sessions, concerts, music workshops and both hula and yoga classes.
|Colin Powell: On Life and Leadership: Evening Lecture and Book Signing|
Mon, August 4
GW Lisner Auditorium
|American Metal: The Art of Albert Paley|
Thru Sun, September 28
Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art + Design