Upcoming Events


Thursday, October 19, 2017
6-8 pm
Shaw’s Tavern
Tickets: $39 GA, all-inclusive

Fall is for bratwurst, brews, and brass!

Join Gourmet Symphony for its second annual Oktoberfest celebration featuring Bavarian-style street foods, a new seasonal beer, wine tastings, and festive music.

Costumes and festival attire are strongly encouraged.

Ticket includes:

  • Live chamber music by Barclay Brass
  • Passed small plates by Chef Javier Marquina*
  • Festbier by Atlas Brew Works
  • Wine tastings by The Winebow Group
  • Entry into costume contest

*No substitutes, please.

Disclaimer: Seating for this event is first-come, first-serve.



Beat Battle: Opera vs. Hip Hop

Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Beuchert’s Saloon Patio
Tickets: $95 GA (7 pm start) & $125 VIP (6 pm start); all-inclusive

Join us for Gourmet Symphony's 17-18 season opening event and witness the ultimate musical duel. D.C. hip hop artist Christylez Bacon and electric cellist William “Wytold” Lebing go face-to-face with soprano Melissa Mino and pianist Joel Ayau, tracing the evolution of word and tempo in aria, recitative, song, and beyond.

On the culinary front, Chef Andrew Markert will dare your palate with multiple courses prepared using techniques that progress from slow to rapid cooking. Complementary drink pairings will be designed by Beuchert’s Bar Manager, MacKenzie Conway.

$95 General Admission ticket includes:
- Multi-course seated dinner*
- Drink pairings
- Live performance

$125 VIP ticket includes:
- Meet & greet with the artists (starting at 6 pm)
- Extra drink and dish
- Early seating
- All benefits of General Admission ticket

*Vegetarian options will be available upon advance request. Please send your request via email to ccintron@gourmetsymphony.org. No other substitutions.

Disclaimer: The rain date for this event is Thursday, September 28, 2017. No refunds or exchanges. All sales are final.

This event is funded in part by the D.C. Commission on the Arts & Humanities, an agency supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.



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Past Events

Wednesday, June 7, 2017
The Fridge DC

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Shaw's Tavern

Game Night
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Beuchert's Saloon

The Saloon Concert Series: American Roots & Reeds
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Beuchert's Saloon

Taste Your Music Benefit Concert
Thursday, September 3, 2015
The Hamilton Live

The Saloon Concert Series: Woodworking 101
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Beuchert's Saloon

Gourmet Symphony Premiere Concert
Saturday, February 14, 2015
Atlas Performing Arts Center