A teenage bassoonist from Venezuela dazzles with his mature musicality, and more!
The Ottawa Bach Choir performs music by J.S. Bach and George Frideric Handel.
For better or worse, The Planets is the most well-known work of English composer Gustav Holst. We explore this masterpiece with a Boston Symphony Orchestra recording that is rather legendary.
Wolf Trap Opera's 2019 productions of Merlin's Island and The Emperor of Atlantis are available for free online viewing on ClassicalWETA.org.
Trey Graham is a weekend afternoon host on Classical WETA. A longtime arts journalist in the nation’s capital, he’s a veteran most recently of NPR, where he spent seven years covering movies, theater, galleries, books and more.
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A listener's guide for the opera-curious includes a little history, a little trash-talk and some gorgeous singing.
How do you decide between two different life passions? After years of struggling to choose, neuroscientist and operatic soprano Indre Viskontas learned that science and opera can inform the other.
For nearly 200 years, Beethoven's epic Ninth Symphony, with its powerful "Ode to Joy," has inspired millions. Now conductor Marin Alsop takes it on a world tour.
One of classical music's most beloved and widely heard conductors died Saturday. Born in secret in Nazi-occupied Latvia, he went on to a stunning international career.
Milwaukee Orchestra concertmaster Frank Almond was carrying his rare Stradivarius violin out to the parking lot after a show when he was suddenly attacked. The violin, worth millions, was stolen.
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Arthur follows the adventures and misadventures of 8-year-old Arthur Read (an aardvark), his little sister D.W., and his friends and family.
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