Alexandria’s Bagels and Bach Concert Series Starts October 7

The first “Bagels and Bach” Concert for the fall is scheduled for Sunday, October 7 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Durant Arts Center, 1605 Cameron St.  You will enjoy classical music, your children will become aware and will learn how to appreciate classical music, and you will be treated to a light brunch. What better way to enjoy a Sunday morning?

The October 7 concert will showcase the String Ensemble from the Symphony Orchestra of Northern Virginia (SONOVA).  The ensemble is comprised of eight of SONOVA’s finest string musicians.  The Ensemble will perform a concert of classical favorites from composers such as Mozart, Handel, Mouret, and Brahms.  Additionally, they will perform the Northern Virginia premier of Michael Ream’s Parish Suite No. 5.

All tickets are $9 per person. Children under 5 years old are free. Make your make your reservations today by visiting click on Durant Arts Center.

The “Bagels and Bach” Concert Series is a family-friendly project of the Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Office of the Arts.  For more information visit

For more information about the Symphony Orchestra of Northern Virginia, visit