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Washington Chorus honors outgoing director with performance of his works

Feb 27, 2017 - Washington Post Blogs

Julian Wachner ends his nine-year tenure as director of the Washington Chorus at the end of this season. The ensemble marked his departure appropriately with one of his innovations, a New Music for a New Age concert, on Sunday evening at National Presbyterian Church. The musicians performed an awful lot of their leader's music with steadfast admiration.

Thomas Colohan, artistic director of the Washington Master Chorale, did the honors on the podium. Organized as a retrospective, the progra...