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DSE Pop-up Concerts – Music in the Second Capitol Project

June 3, 2017 @ 12:15 pm - 5:15 pm

Dolce Suono Ensemble’s “Music in the Second Capital” project is an exploration of the musical tastes of the Founding Fathers and music culture in Philadelphia in the late colonial and early republic period. With performances in June and October, the project is made possible by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts through its Art Works “Imagine Your Parks” initiative with the National Park Service.

Music of Corelli, Handel, J.C. Bach, Mozart, Haydn, Pleyel, Hopkinson, and more
The artists include Mimi Stillman, flute, William Polk, violin, Kerri Ryan, viola, Arlen Hlusko, cello, and Gideon Whitehead, guitar, Charles Abramovic, piano

Saturday, June 3, 2017 12:15-5:00pm

Pop-up concerts at historic Old City sites / FREE

Check website regularly for possible schedule updates and rain date information

12:15-12:40pm – Second Bank, 420 Chestnut Street, North Portico
1:15-1:40pm – Christ Church Garden, 2nd Street north of Market Street
2:30-3:00pm – Washington Square, 6th-7th streets, at the tomb of the unknown soldier
3:30-3:50pm – Franklin Court, 322 Market Street
4:30-4:50pm – Carpenters’ Hall, 320 Chestnut Street, west side


June 3, 2017
12:15 pm - 5:15 pm


Old City
Philadelphia, PA 19106 United States + Google Map