Donizetti seemed fascinated by the intrigues and rivalries of British royalty. Maria Stuarda deals with the complex relationship between Elizabeth I and Mary Stuart, also known as Mary, Queen of Scots.
This week's show comes to us from just around the corner at George Washington University’s Lisner Auditorium! The program features an 8-year-old pianist from Alexandria, Virginia and several performers who are Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award recipients.
Classical WETA’s VivaLaVoce presents classical vocal music in all its forms, from the Middle Ages to the present, 24 hours per day. Featuring Opera, Choral Music, and Art Song, the station offers something for everyone who loves vocal classical music.