May 7 “Bagels and Bach” Concert

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For Immediate Release: April 28, 2017

You are invited to attend the Sunday, May 7, “Bagels and Bach” Concert, 11 a.m.- 1 p.m., Durant Arts Center, 1605 Cameron St.  Christopher Schmitt, pianist, will perform lively, interesting pieces by Spanish composers Albeniz and Granados, two flashy etudes by Rachmaninoff and Liszt, Beethoven Sonata Op. 101 and Ondine by Maurice Ravel.  All will include Dr. Schmitt’s engaging and entertaining information about the music.   

What better way to enjoy a Sunday morning--you will enjoy classical music, your children will become aware and will learn how to appreciate classical music, and you will be treated to a light brunch. 

Make your make your reservations today. Advance tickets: Resident $10/Nonresident $15.  At the door tickets: Resident $15/Nonresident $10. Children under 5 years old are free.   To purchase tickets online, visit and select activity #455208.04.    

The “Bagels and Bach” Concert Series is a family-friendly project of the Office of the Arts, a division of the Alexandria Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities.  For additional information contact Cheryl Anne Colton at 703.746.5565, or visit the Office of the Arts web site at  

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