And as a special incentive for today only, the first 250 new sustainers who pledge $5 or more a month will automatically receive Classical WETA's American Classics Collection 2-CD set. Selections include Copland's Appalachian Spring, Baber's Adagio for Strings and Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue.
Vittorio Grigolo and Matthew Polenzani take turns playing the tortured poet and unwitting adventurer of the title. The roles of the three heroines are shared by an impressive lineup of singing actresses, including Hibla Gerzmava, Susanna Phillips, Erin Morley, Audrey Luna, Christine Rice, and Elena Maximova.
Classical WETA’s VivaLaVoce presents classical vocal music in all its forms, from the Middle Ages to the present, 24 hours per day. Featuring Opera, Choral Music, and Art Song, the station offers something for everyone who loves vocal classical music.