Washington National Cathedral presents Bach's St. John Passion Sunday afternoon, April 13, 2014. The St. John performances have become an annual Holy Week tradition at the Cathedral, conducted by the Cathedral's Director of Music, Michael McCarthy. Classical WETA morning host David Ginder chats with Canon McCarthy about the critical importance of their Evangelist, Rufus Müller, and about Bach's genius in telling the intense drama of Christ's Passion, especially in the Cathedral's unique space.
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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.Watch now →