Concert Venues

Looking for a concert to attend? Here are some local concert venues.

Concert Listings

Alexandria Live
Visit Alexandria, VA (Tourism website)
DC Jazz
Capital Bop

Live Music Venues

Schlesinger Concert Hall – On the Alexandria Campus of NOVA
The Lyceum – Chamber music in an intimate setting
Kennedy Center Millennium Stage – Free concerts 365 days a year
Library of Congress
National Gallery of Art
The Phillips Collection
GMU Center for the Arts
Wolf Trap National Park
Music Center at Strathmore
Shakespeare Theatre Company
DAR Constitution Hall
Hylton Center for the Performing Arts
Workhouse Arts Center
Atlas Performing Arts Center

Local Restaurants with Live Music

O’Connell’s – Monday night Irish session
Port City Brewery – 1st Sunday Bluegrass jam session
Laporta’s – Jazz every night of the week
219 Restaurant – Blues music every night of the week

NOVA Concerts



National Symphony Orchestra
Fairfax Symphony Orchestra
Alexandria Symphony Orchestra
Arlington Philharmonic
McLean Orchestra
Loudoun Symphony Orchestra
Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic


Choral Arts Society of Washington
Washington Chorus
Alexandria Choral Society
Northern Virginia Chorale

Military Bands/Wind Ensembles

Capital Wind Symphony
Army Band
Marine Band
Air Force Band
Navy Band

Chamber Music Series/Orchestras

Friday Morning Music Club
Eclipse Chamber Orchestra
National Chamber Ensemble
Virginia Chamber Orchestra
Ars Nova Chamber Ensemble
Fortas Chamber Series
National Gallery of Art
IBIS – Chamber Music Society


Washington National Opera
Virginia Opera


Susan Farrell Ballet
Washington Ballet
Virginia Ballet

Jazz Clubs

Blues Alley
Twins Jazz
Carlyle Club

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