We are a 22-year old non-profit music
organization of 67 adult musicians with and
without cognitive and other differences:
amateurs and professionals, high school
seniors and university musicians as
'bandaides' (mentors), all performing together
for the wider community in year-round concerts
at the world-class Music Center at Strathmore
and beyond, featuring guest artists,
composers, conductors, playing all genres of
music from Bach to Basie and everything
in-between ... printed scores, newly composed
ones, full band, ensembles and solos working
on regulation percussion and traditional
instruments and some creative ones, just for
fun and new sounds. interPLAYcompany also
performs choral music, features vocal soloists,
and a drumming curriculum led by a
world-class drum master.
Our sold-out concert on October 17, 2011
included over 100 volunteers and performers.
Guest performers included hip-hop artist and
2010 Grammy nominee Christylez Bacon and a
quartet from the Hexagon Club of Washington
Join the Band
Join the band as an adult with or without
cognitive disabilities. More
Attend a Rehearsal and/ or Concert
Attend one of our rehearsals and/ or concerts
at the Music Center at Strathmore. Directions
and concert ticket information. Please arrange
to attend a rehearsal by contacting us.
Be a Guest Performer/ Artist
We welcome guest performers at our three
yearly concerts. Would you like us to perform
your original music? We are always looking for
new scores. More
Be a Bandaide (musician volunteer)
A bandaide assists band members who may
need additional assistance.A bandaide is a
high school, college or adult musician. More.
We rely on donations from individuals and
organizations to keep the music playing. More
Shopping trip to Chico's
Concerts and Rehearsals
Rehearsals are Monday evenings, 6:30 p.m. to
8 p.m. at the Music Center at Strathmore
Directions and tickets
The interPLAYcompany Band
presents . . .
“The British Are Coming,
The British Are Coming! ”
with the interPLAYcompany Band
and Daryl Davis
Directed by Eleanor B. Dicks—
60’s pop music
from across the pond...
Fun guest artists . . .
You dance, you sing!
Tix: $25 and $10 for those with a disability--
Tickets are now available for the
May 4th concert
May 4, 2014 at 4 p.m.
Come fill the 500 seats in the Cultural Arts
Theatre on Georgia Avenue
Over 20 years
|Adult music makers of diverse abilities
Music Line (301) 229-0829
|The interPLAYcompany Band Does the 60s, concert October 17, 2011.
(Photo M. Drumheller)
|Be part of an extraordinary music experience!
|interPLAYcompany is a 67 piece orchestra of adults with cognitive disabilities, playing all genres of music
with senior high school , college, professional musicians and guest artists.
|Goosebumps, November 2012 concert.
(Photo Miguel Gallegos)
|Watch a video about the interPLAYcompany Band
(Video Ganzalo Accame.)