When countertenor Iestyn Davies, who has performed solo recitals, larger concerts, and opera around the world, was in Washington last fall, he and lutenist Thomas Dunford gave a recital at the Kennedy Center Terrace Theater to a sold-out crowd. Davies visited the Classical WETA studios to chat with Marilyn Cooley about The Art of Melancholy: Songs by John Dowland, which is our Vocal CD Pick of the Week on VivaLaVoce.org.
Choral Showcase will feature performances by the Washington Bach Consort from the past year, each conducted by one of the five candidates for the position of artistic director.Learn 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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