Tag: music

An overture to a historic season

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Saturday marks the start of a momentous season for the Alexandria Symphony Orchestra. Not only is the organization celebrating its...

The road to Juilliard

By Missy Schrott | [email protected]  March 28, 2018, was an ordinary day for Bethlehem Hadgu – until it wasn’t. The T.C. Williams High School senior was...

Moondaddies Rock the West End

By Mae Hunt | [email protected] Rows of reserved tables were visible from the dance floor at the Alley Cat Restaurant & Sports Bar on a...

Bonnie Rideout brings Scottish fiddle music out of the pub and...

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Alexandria’s own Grammy-nominated fiddler has spent a lifetime bringing the traditional music of her Scottish roots from pubs and firesides...

Ireton Cheer wins third consecutive national title

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] For the third year in a row, Bishop Ireton’s varsity cheerleading team won the Christian Cheerleaders of America National Championship....

Q&A: ‘Indigo Girl’ Emily Saliers to play at The Birchmere

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] Emily Saliers, one half of Atlanta-based folk rock duo Indigo Girls, will play the Birchmere on Oct. 11 as a...

Locals take center stage at Carnegie Hall

Young Alexandria musicians perform at famous New York music hall

SoundBites

A listing of musical performances around town this week.

Pulling heart strings with his mandolin

An interview with bluegrass and country legend Ricky Skaggs

SoundBites

A listing of musical performances around town this week