Jamie Barton performs at The Kennedy Center March 23.
On March 23, the Grammy Award-nominated songbird shares her talents alongside pianist Kathleen Kelly. Barton, a recent recipient of the Marian Anderson Vocal Award, will put on works by women, including Nadia and Lili Boulanger, Elinor Remick Warren, Amy Beach and Libby Larsen. It’s all part of the Renée Fleming VOICES series. 7:30PM, tickets $49-$69, The Kennedy Center, 2700 F St. NW
An Intimate Evening of Songs and Stories With Graham Nash
The iconic singer-songwriter (a founding member of Crosby, Stills & Nash and The Hollies) takes the stage March 25 to 28. The two-time Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Songwriter Hall of Fame inductee (among countless other accolades) shares with fans sounds from throughout his career (think "Chicago") and a few anecdotes too. 8PM, tickets $85-$95, The Barns at Wolf Trap, 1635 Trap Road, Vienna, Va.
Washington Performing Arts Gala
The March 30 soiree supports arts education initiatives and performing arts venues throughout the DC area, with lively appearances from the Sizzle and Swing Band, Veronica Swift and Stephen Scott Wormley, among others. 6:30PM, tickets $200-$750, National Building Museum, 401 F St. NW