In November 2010, Grammy-winning pianist Garrick Ohlsson joined the National Symphony Orchestra for Beethoven's "Emperor" Piano Concerto. Producer Deb Lamberton spoke to Mr. Ohlsson about his approach to this work in light of Beethoven's desire for the piano to be the equal of the whole orchestra.
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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 →
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