The Mutual Inspirations Festival, which celebrates Dvorak's birth anniversary last month and his American connections, concludes Friday, October 28th, 2011 with the Cathedral Choral Society performing Dvorak's Te Deum, as well as Janacek's equally festive Glagolitic Mass. Classical WETA's David Ginder chats with Cathedral Choral Society Music Director J. Reilly Lewis about the concert, and about moving the performance from Washington National Cathedral to the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception because of the ongoing repairs at the Cathedral following our recent earthquake.
This WETA TV 26 production explores the history, mission and daily operations of Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for more than 400,000 Americans. This revered place honors the dead and brings great meaning to the living.Learn more →
On a snowy night in 1965, Hyattsville, Maryland's DeMatha Catholic High School defeated Lew Alcindor's Power Memorial Academy in what many call the greatest high school hoops game ever played.Learn more →
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