Bellini's masterpiece of bel canto remains a staple in operatic repertoire. Marina Rebeka sings the role of Norma in this production of Hamburg State Opera.
Julie Huang Tucker is a fill-in host on Classical WETA 90.9 FM. She is Music Director at the Falls Church Episcopal and appears regularly at the Kennedy Center and National Cathedral as an organist, accompanist, and chorister.
The Life of Tchaikovsky: From his humble beginnings to becoming one of the greatest composers, explore the life and music of Tchaikovsky.
Austin Vitaliano is a weekend host on Classical WETA 90.9 FM. Austin is an active vocalist and performer based in the D.C. area.
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Celebrate our hometown orchestra with special performances from the National Symphony Orchestra, which you can enjoy all month long right here on ClassicalWETA.org!
The pianist joins Ari Shapiro to discuss Amplify With Lara Downes, a video series on Black musicians who have experienced renewed creativity regarding racial injustice.
Created by Pulitzer-winning composer Ellen Reid, Soundwalk lets visitors score their socially distanced walks around the park with an ever-changing, GPS-sensitive soundtrack.
Eavesdrop on the forward-thinking pianist as she talks with musical omnivore Rhiannon Giddens, who has just taken over Yo-Yo Ma's Silk Road organization.
Darren Aronofsky's 2000 film <em>Requiem for a Dream</em> spawned a musical motif that's rippled through media — and jumpstarted a new career for Clint Mansell, the composer of its haunted score.
This is the first time that the New York Philharmonic has been forced to cancel its entire concert season. No previously scheduled concerts will happen before June 2021.
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Composer Héctor Armienta discusses his opera "Bless Me, Ultima"
Listen to this month's NSO Showcase performance!
Classical WETA celebrates the great composer all Fall long!
Classical WETA 90.9 FM showcases notable new (or newly reissued) albums each week.
Join host John Banther for a new podcast that takes audiences behind the music, making the classical music world understandable and accessible.
WETA Arts spotlights and celebrates visual and performing art in Greater Washington. WETA Around Town's Robert Aubry Davis, a fixture in the Washington-area arts scene, hosts the program.
Hear the next generation of classical champions as talented teens play the classics in concert.
Sesame Street, the recipient of 85 Emmys, helps children learn and grow with its unique blend of excitement, humor, and compassion.
Next stop: history! Our reimagined Historical D.C. Metro Map highlights real and sometimes quirky stories along your commute route.
Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s to becoming a major national producer for PBS.