NSO Director of Artistic Planning Nigel Boon, discusses the Kennedy Center’s Music of Budapest, Prague, and Vienna festival with WETA’s Deb Lamberton. The Festival highlights the rich musical heritage of three European cities whose contributions to the arts world have been appreciated for centuries. Featuring the Washington National Opera’s Così fan tutte, National Symphony Orchestra, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Prague Philharmonia, various chamber music concerts and a theater production by Hungary’s Katona Józef Theatre.
This documentary charts the District's rise from the ashes of the 1968 riots to its emergence as a world-class city, featuring first-hand accounts from those who shaped the events of the time.Learn more →
Classical WETA 90.9 FM showcases notable new (or newly reissued) CDs each week. Hear selections from the CD on-air throughout the week, and check online to learn more about the artist and the music.Learn more →
This new animated preschool series follows the adorable, spirited Peg and her sidekick Cat as they embark on adventures and learn foundational math concepts and skills.When to watch on WETA Television →
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