The Washington Concert Opera concludes their 2013-14 season celebrating the bicentennial of Giuseppe Verdi's birth with a concert presentation of one of his rarely-performed operas, Il corsaro - a pirate's tale of love, jealousy, passion and honor. WCO's conductor and artistic director Antony Walker talks with Classical WETA's afternoon host Bill Bukowski about this opera, and what makes it so special.
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 →
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 →
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