The next Fairfax Symphony concert is Saturday, January 19, 2013 at George Mason University's Center for the Arts. Music Director Christopher Zimmerman conducts the Overture to Mozart's Magic Flute, Ives's Unanswered Question, Brahms's 1st Symphony, and the Virgina premiere of Jonathan Leshnoff's Flute Concerto, with soloist Christina Jennings. Classical WETA morning host David Ginder chats with Mo. Zimmerman about the joys of playing new music, the challenges of Ives, and the genius of Brahms.
Inspired by the film Latino Americans, we decided to seek out a local perspective on the Latino experience in our community with our weta.org Digital Extras. 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 →
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