By: Michael Bruckler, St. Mary’s College of Maryland

On Tuesday, October 1, 2019, at 7 p.m., Professor of Music Jeffrey Silberschlag will conduct the St. Ann Festival Orchestra in Washington, D.C., for a performance of Joseph Jongen’s thrilling Symphonie Concertante.

The program also includes a performance by Christopher Houlihan, and solo organ works by Saint-Saëns, J.S. Bach, and more. Admission is by a suggested donation of $20 at the door, complete details are available at

The concert is part of St. Ann’s celebratory 2019/20 season of music, commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Parish.

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