Igor and Ludwig

Igor and Ludwig: A Choral Match Made in Heaven

Ahead of the National Philharmonic's program of choral works by Stravinsky and Beethoven with The Washington Chorus led by Eugene Rogers, David Martosko reflects on the perfect pairing of the two vastly different composers.


Celebrate Rachmaninoff at 150 with the National Philharmonic

Music lovers world-wide are celebrating Rachmaninoff's 150th birthday this year. The National Philharmonic brings the celebrations to the DMV with their program "Rachmaninoff's 150th Birthday." Hear from Maestro Piotr Gajewski about this exciting program!

Gil Shaham

Vive La France with Gil Shaham and the National Philharmonic

Nicole Lacroix reflects on hearing Gil Shaham's recording for the first time in the 90's and his continuing passion and humanity on the stage today, looking forward to his performance with the National Philharmonic this week.