Austrian Embassy Classical Concert and Dessert Reception: Songs of Love and Life
Join us for a delightful classical concert at the Austrian Embassy followed by an evening of wine, desserts, and socializing with other guests.

Event Date

Friday, April 29, 2016 at 7:00 PM

Event Address

Embassy of Austria
3524 International Ct NW
Washington DC 20008

Requested Attire

Business or cocktail attire is requested.

Event Description

The International Club of DC and the Russian Chamber Art Society cordially requests the pleasure of your company at the Embassy of Austria for a delightful evening of classical music. The concert is followed by a reception of delectable desserts along with wine served at the open bar.

Come to hear the wonderful Russsian romances of the songs by Michail Glinka, Anton Arensky, Sergei Taneyev and Sergei Rachmaninov set to 19th century Russian poetry and sung by Zhanna Alkhazova, soprano; Elena Bocharova, mezzo-soprano; and Viktor Antipenko, tenor, accompanied by pianist Vera Danchenko-Stern, RCAS founder and artistic director. Sergei Rachmaninov

You are welcome to attend on your own or with friends. Tickets for the rare delight of a classical concert and reception at the Austrian Embassy, one of the most magnificent embassies in Washington DC, are only $55 for a limited time. Please reserve your tickets early as space is limited and our previous classical concert at the Austrian Embassy sold out in advance.

Songs of Love and Life

Zhanna Alkhazova - Soprano
Elena Bocharova - Mezzo-Soprano
Viktor Antipenko - Tenor
Vera Danchenko-Stern - Piano

A dessert and wine reception follow the performance to sweeten the evening even more. Kindly note that the event is not a dinner function so please make your own arrangements for dinner. We look forward to seeing everyone again for another unforgettable concert!


  $55.00 - Discounted tickets available for a limited time:
Join us on your own or with friends at one of DC's most magnificent embassies for a delightful evening of classical music, delectable desserts & wine.

$65.00 - Geeral admission tickets:
Join us on your own or with friends at one of DC's most magnificent embassies for a delightful evening of classical music, delectable desserts & wine.

Please note that online ticket sales are non-refundable. The current ticket prices are listed above. Please note that ticket prices are subject to increase as we approach the commencement of the event and we encourage you to reserve your tickets early, as space is limited.

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Event Agenda (May change)

7:00 PM Admission Commences. Concert to follow. Arrive on time as seats are assigned on a first-come basis.

9:30 PM Evening Concludes


The Embassy is located about 3 blocks from the Van Ness Metro station. Parking around the Embassy is very limited. We recommend public transportation or a cab. For Metro directions, please call (202) 637 7000.

Please note that the map is enclosed below as a courtesy to you and for your convenience but we do not guarantee the accuracy of the map or the directions provided by Google. It is your responsibly to arrive safely and on time at the address of the event disclosed above.

Parking is limited to street parking in the vicinity of the venue. Kindly note that, as is the case in most major cities, the availability of street parking in Washington DC is limited and beyond our control. Due to the limited availability of parking, we highly recommend a cab, Uber/Lyft or other transportation option. The event start at the designated time so please allow sufficient time for traffic/travel/transportation and parking as these factors are beyond our control.