A look at the Silk Road Ensemble, which was formed by cellist Yo-Yo Ma and features musicians, composers and performing artists from more than 20 countries. The documentary spotlights a concert at the Tanglewood music venue in western Massachusetts as the group celebrates its 15th year together; and includes performances from the concert, interviews and behind-the-scenes moments.
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 →
Author Sue Eisenfeld discusses the creation of Shenandoah National Park, which involved displacing thousands of longtime residents from Virginia's Blue Ridge mountains.Watch now →
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