News and Views

Sweet Wines for Suite Music

Post date: Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 2:49pm

Sweet wines are a bit like harpsichord music - once highly popular, but today appreciated only by the select, refined few! 
Enjoy both at Capriccio's Sat., Sept. 15, 2018 concert. 

Read wine reviewer Don Winkler's notes on these wines on Capriccio's OenoNote Blog.


Capriccio's Very Special Benefit Soirées - An Exceptional Experience!

Post date: Friday, August 31, 2018 - 12:52pm

Consider attending one of Capriccio's very special Benefit Soirées this Season!

Capriccio Launches its 2018-2019 Season!

Post date: Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 10:38am

Capriccio's new Season showcases the richness & diversity of harpsichord music throughout the Baroque with world-acclaimed harpsichordists, some making their Washington DC debut! 

A Weekend of (Harpsichord) Heaven!

Post date: Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 9:07am

This coming weekend is Harpsichord Heaven - glorious Baroque music performed by top-flight harpsichordists on original instruments in the beautiful spring countryside of Brandywine, DE ...

Introducing OenoNote - Fine Wines to Enjoy with Baroque Music!

Post date: Monday, March 12, 2018 - 7:40pm

Capriccio introduces the launch of its new OenoNote Blog for music & wine lovers!  Don Winkler, wine reviewer & co-publisher of the International Wine Review (IWR), will be reviewing fine wines, those special accompaniments to an evening of glorious Baroque music.  With this Blog it'll be possible to get full information on wines served at Capriccio's concerts; access helpful reviews when choosing wines for your own special listening events; & hear artists' perspectives on wine & music pairings.  Click on the OenoNote link at top right of this home page to read Don's first Blog on some fine Italian Varietals.

Introducing Erik Ryding as Principal Capriccio Blogger

Post date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 10:20am

Capriccio is delighted to welcome Erik Ryding as a principal Blogger on its new Music Review & Literary Review Blogs.  A lutenist, Erik Ryding is an award-winning author, writer of program notes for NYC's most prestigious music venues, pre-concert lecturer, & president of Quill Classics.  Click on "Music Reviews" above to read Erik's blog on a recent NYC happening. 

Make a Note: Capriccio to Launch New Blogs!

Post date: Friday, February 23, 2018 - 5:20pm

Capriccio announces its forthcoming launch of three new stimulating Blogs: Music Reviews; Literary Reviews; and OenoNotes for Early Music oenophiles.

Capriccio Offers a New Subscription Package for this Season!

Post date: Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 10:23pm

Our just-announced subscription package offers 10% off two concerts highlighting dance music of the Baroque. March 18, 2018, Grammy nominee Jory Vinikour is joined by exquisite Baroque dancer Caroline Copeland  in a program of  J.S. Bach, Rameau, Handel & Scarlatti.  July 15, 2018, renowned harpsichordist Andrew Appel is joined by Loretta O'Sullivan on Baroque Cello & acclaimed Baroque dancer Paige Whitley-Bauguess  with works by F. Couperin, d'Anglebert, Fischer, Biber & more.

We Love to Make New Musical Friends!

Post date: Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 12:27pm

Capriccio Welcomes New Friends with a 30% Discount

Capriccio's signature concerts present acclaimed, world-class artists in tiny, intimate Soirée settings.  
 We limit audience size to ensure our concerts are personal events.  And, we always offer pre- or post-concert complimentary fine beverages & food in a convivial, social setting.  

The Town is Abuzz with the News....

Post date: Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 12:27pm

... that three international Early Music luminaries are performing at month's-end at Capriccio & Opera Lafayette.

Capriccio has joined with Opera Lafayette in offering music-lovers two very different & tantalizing opportunities in which to hear Harpsichordist JEAN RONDEAU; lutenist THOMAS DUNFORD; & mezzo-soprano LEA DESANDRE.