The SHIFT Festival presents four American orchestras in concert and residencies during the last week of March, and among them is the North Carolina Symphony, playing a concert of music by composers with ties to the state. Among them is Pulitzer Prize-winning Caroline Shaw, who was born in Greenville, and will be playing her violin concerto Lo in the concert. She and Classical WETA's Marilyn Cooley had a chat about the concerto, the creative process, Caroline's other musical endeavors, including her participation in the vocal ensemble Roomful of Teeth, and more.
Historian Garrett Peck discusses the history of brewing in the nation's capital. D.C.'s beer heritage dates back to 1770 and claims some very innovative brewers.Watch now →
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