17 year-old violinist Jehshua Karunakaran from Reston, Virginia is featured on From The Top, in a program co-sponsored by the National Gallery of Art and Washington Performing Arts Society. Having already earned his associate's degree in community college, Jehshua is currently applying to universities as a double major in music and neuroscience. He's also an award-winning pianist. Jehshua spoke with Deb Lamberton about life in Juilliard's Pre-College program, and about what surprised him the most as a guest on From The Top.
This program originally aired December 18, 2011.
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 →
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 →