Anthony Maiello, conductor
This remarkable orchestra of D.C. area musicians made its debut last season, and it was an immediate hit. This spring, American Festival Pops Orchestra comes to the Hylton to present a delightful selection of popular American music. Performing favorites from television, movies, and Broadway by such well-known composers as John Williams, George Gershwin, Duke Ellington, and Marvin Hamlisch, this big powerful orchestra will fill the hall with the music everyone knows and loves. Founder and artistic director, Anthony Maiello, who is also Associate Director, School of Music, has brought together this fantastic orchestra of 60 talented musicians, and together they perform some of the most memorable and treasured music of the 20th century.
$44, $36, $28