The music of Avner Dorman has drawn standing ovations from audiences worldwide. His new piano concerto, Lost Souls, was written for local pianist Alon Goldstein. He will perform it with the Fairfax Symphony at George Mason Center for the Arts on Saturday March 13. Classical WETA's Marilyn Cooley spoke with the composer about how he created the concerto, and the pianist about how the piece speaks to him.
The WETA Guide spotlights the special places and happenings in the Greater Washington area. For both the newcomer and the long-time resident, this television series is a great introduction to the region's many highlights.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 →
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 →
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 →