The story of the sorceress Armida, from Torquato Tasso's epic poem Jerusalem Liberated, has been set by several great composers. But of all the versions, Rossini's lively opera just may be the best.
This week's show comes to you from New World Center in Miami Beach where you'll meet a 16-year-old violist who is an outspoken champion of the viola, a 17-year-old soprano who is taught by her Grammy Award-winning mom, and more!
The Candlelight Concert Society of Columbia presents a recital by the New York Chamber Soloists, an outstanding ensemble of distinguished virtuosi, performing widely diverse repertoire.
Choral Showcase presents the best in classical choral music from Washington and beyond each Sunday evening.
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Garrick Ohlsson performs Busoni with NSO
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Hear the next generation of classical champions as talented teens from across the nation play the classics in concert.
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WETA looks back at the people and events of the 1980s — the disorderly decade that saw Washington's emergence as a true global capital.
Garrett Peck, author of "Capital Beer: A Heady History of Brewing in Washington, D.C." discusses the history of brewing in the nation's capital.
Your very own WETA kid can now watch favorite TV shows whenever he or she wants!
Arlington, Virginia's Fire Chief James Schwartz recalls the county fire department's milestones.
WETA Channel 26 hit the Washington airwaves on October 2, 1961, when station manager George Baker introduced viewers to WETA's inaugural broadcast, The New Era.