Moroccan pianist Marouan Benabdallah has been invited by Artistic Director Lorin Maazel to be the soloist in the final concert of the 2011 Castleton Festival this Sunday, July 24, at the Festival House in Castleton. Marouan visited Marilyn Cooley at the Classical WETA studios last month for a conversation about the Festival, his Carnegie Hall debut in May, and his career.
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By the time she was 23, Arlington's Joan Mulholland had participated in more than fifty civil rights protests including the Freedom Rides and numerous sit-ins across the country.Watch now →
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