"Mating Call - The Dating Life of Birds and Bees" (TM)

Friday, February 14, 2014

Ticket Information

Free, no tickets required

Time
3:00 PM
Presented By
United States Botanic Gardens
Event Type
Performances
Genre
Classical/Contemporary
Event Contact
Nancy Scimone
Contact Email
Description

This program, combining jazz and classical, explores the mating practices and mating songs of our winged and feathered friends.  Spoken bird and bee commentary highlights the music by Bizet, Faure, Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer, some originals, and more.  One and 1/2 hours. 


Ensemble Name
Nancy Scimone and Her Red Bird Ensemble
Musicians
Nancy Scimone, Vocalist; Steve Herberman, Guitar; Victor Dvoskin, Bass
Composers
Harold Arlen, Georges Bizet, Gabriel Faure, Johnny Mercer, originals, more

Venue
United States Botanic Gardens
Location
100 Maryland Avenue, SW Near Garfield Circle, by US Capitol
Washington, DC
Phone
202-225-8333