The week-long Paul Lewis Composer-in-Residence Program is made possible in part by a Wolf Trap Grant for High School Performing Arts Teachers. Michelle Roberts is the Instrumental Music Director at Montgomery Blair High School who commissioned the original composition from Mr. Lewis and set-up this wonderful, once-in-a-lifetime educational event for her students and community members.
The co-production of Florentine Films, Laura Ziskin Pictures, WETA and Ark Media, produced by Ken Burns and directed by Barak Goodman, tells the comprehensive story of cancer, from its first description in an ancient Egyptian scroll to the gleaming laboratories of modern research institutions.Watch a preview →
Classical WETA’s online station VivaLaVoce presents classical vocal music in all its forms, from the Middle Ages to the present, 24 hours per day. Featuring Opera, Choral Music, and Art Song, the station offers something for everyone who loves vocal classical music.Learn more →