Antony Walker has been Artistic Director and Conductor of Washington Concert Opera since 2002. This past February, Walker made his London debut with the English National Opera, and has just received an invitation to conduct Orfeo at the Met next Spring. He spoke with Deb Lamberton about his career, and about conducting WCO's upcoming production of Rossini's comic opera La Cenerentola, featuring mezzo-soprano Vivica Geneaux, in a semi-staged production on May 9, 2010 at Lisner Auditorium.
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Luis Araya immigrated to Arlington, Virginia from Bolivia in 1966, when very few Latinos lived in the county. He reflects on the changes he has seen over the years and the influence of Latinos in Arlington today.Watch now →