These FREE performance series are presented by Fairfax Commission on the Arts at Old Town Hall, 3999 University Drive. Ample local parking is available at Old Town Hall and at the parking garage at Old Town Plaza. Click
to see a parking map of the Old Town area. Program details are subject to change.
The Bonita Lestina Performance Series at Old Town Hall
The performances happen October through April, on the second and fourth Fridays of the month, at 8:00 pm (except Government holidays). Please come early as there are no booked tickets and it is on a first-come, first-served basis.
|10/11||Nitehawks Swing Band||Big Band Music of the Swing Era|
|10/18||Soprano, Dr. Laura Mann||Steller Highlights from Musical Theater|
|11/8||US Army Band, Downrange||“Pershings Own” Rock Band|
|12/6||Cathedral Brass||A Cathedral Brass Christmas|
|1/10||Madelle Duo and Friends||Chamber Music Classics|
|1/24||Marquis Ensemble||Gems of the Clarinet Cello Piano Repertoire|
|2/14||D’Amore Duo||Romantic Themes for Classical Guitar and Oboe|
|2/28||Ismar Gomes & Wan-Chi Su||Classics for Cello and Piano|
|3/14||Irish Breakfast Band||Traditional Irish Folk Music & Dance|
|3/28||US Navy Band, Country Current||Premiere Country Bluegrass Ensemble|
|4/11||Fairfax Saxophone Quartet||Sort of Greek|
|4/25||William Feasley, guitar**||Pan American Odyssey|
**This performance will be held at the Sherwood Community Center at 3740 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA.
Children’s Performance Series at Old Town Hall3999 University Drive Fairfax, VA 22030 The Children’s Performance Series is held from September through June, on the first and third Mondays of the month at 10:30 am (except Government holidays). It is open to children of all ages, however especially for those who haven’t yet started school! Music, movement, storytelling - interactive fun
|4/7||Mr. Skip Celebrates Spring Fling|
|4/21||Miss Cathy – Tales for Spring|
|5/5||Mr. Skip & St. Leo the Great Music Group|
|5/19||Mr. Skip – Songs and Fun!|
|6/2||Mr. Skip – A Tropical Celebration|
|6/16||Stop, Drop & Roll – City of Fairfax Fire Dept|
|6/30||Mr. Skip – A Teddy Bears Picnic|
Friday Morning Music Club
This series is presented on the 3rd Thursday morning in the month, by the Friday Morning Music Club, Inc., a community of music lovers and musicians dedicated to promoting classical music throughout the metropolitan area. On the third Thursday of the month from October through April, except December , they host their performances at Old Town Hall at 11:00 am.
Founded in 1886, the Friday Morning Music Club, Inc. is a community of music lovers and musicians that has promoted classical music in the Washington area for over 120 years. FMMC’s public concerts—now held throughout the week—provide performing members with a host of outlets for their talents as well as delighting audiences in Washington DC, Maryland, and Virginia. All concerts are free and performed as a public service. Outreach recitals at senior facilities, in-home musicales, and master classes provide additional opportunities for members to explore music together without audition. The Club also fosters the development of local talent through competitions for local students and recitals by student members. Through the Friday Morning Music Club Foundation, it supports renowned international competitions for emerging professional string players, pianists, and singers, and for composers.
For program details, please check their website: www.fmmc.org.