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MPA Art+Music

An ongoing series combining music and art in the McLean Art Gallery. A fabulous listening room environment.

Most Recent Performance:  Monika Herzig’s Sheroes – Thursday Oct 25, 2018 – watch this space for more events through 2019

A musical force of accomplished female musicians, SHEROES’ members include Leni Stern (guitar, Germany/USA), Jamie Baum (flutes, USA), Reut Regev (trombone, Israel/USA), Jennifer Vincent (bass, USA), Rosa Avila (drums, Mexico), and Mayra Casales (percussion, Cuba/USA).

“Monika and company present a model of empowerment with results that are good for everyone,” wrote renowned jazz journalist Howard Mandel. “Wherever you are on the gender continuum, you’ll like it. SHEROES make music!”



MPA ArtFest – Mclean Central Park (1st Sunday of October)

Since 2017 Antidote has been curating the MPA ArtFest – an all-day music festival alongside the long-established visual art festival. Great music, art, food trucks and craft beers & wine. Artists have included:

JoGo Project, Dave Kline Band, Cecily, Project Locrea, Little Red & the Renegades, Rose Moraes, Blues Alley Jazz Orchestra, Bitter Dose Combo, Anacostia Delta Band, Cristian Perez Quintet, David Schulman’s Quiet Life Motel, Pablo Regis Trio, The Fuss.