The Choral Arts Society of Washington opens their 45th season by turning the Kennedy Center Concert Hall into a modern-day San Marco, with choirs positioned along all four sides of the house. Choral Arts founder and Artistic Director Norman Scribner talks with Deb Lamberton about DC as a choral town, and about this concert on Sunday, November 15th at 4PM, which features choral, brass, and organ music that will encircle the audience with sound.
This WETA TV 26 production explores the history, mission and daily operations of Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for more than 400,000 Americans. This revered place honors the dead and brings great meaning to the living.Learn more →
Classical WETA 90.9 FM showcases notable new (or newly reissued) CDs each week. Hear selections from the CD on-air throughout the week, and check online to learn more about the artist and the music.Learn more →
Author Sue Eisenfeld discusses the creation of Shenandoah National Park, which involved displacing thousands of longtime residents from Virginia's Blue Ridge mountains.Watch now →
Holley Watts reflects on her experience as a "Donut Dolly" — women who volunteered for a Red Cross program to provide a "touch of home" to American soldiers stationed in Vietnam.Watch video →
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