The young musician, whose career has begun to fully blossom, charts his own course, with successful stops at the Tchaikovsky Competition and Harvard University.
With a Pulitzer, an Oscar, five Grammys and over 100 works to his credit, the American composer is still hard at work.
Just in time for Valentine's Day, commentator Miles Hoffman highlights the most notable of classical music couples.
The renowned film composer, who scored Arrival and The Theory of Everything, died Friday in Berlin, Germany.
Like her violin concertos, which were recently rediscovered in an abandoned house, Florence Price's undervalued reputation is undergoing some richly deserved restoration.
Watch the young British sensation Sheku Kanneh-Mason's lovely, classical-inspired take on "No Woman, No Cry."
The actor best known as Dr. Frasier Crane discusses his first opera performance, as Dr. Pangloss in Leonard Bernstein's Candide at the Los Angeles Opera.
WETA Arts spotlights and celebrates visual and performing art in Greater Washington and around the nation.
Take beautiful classical music with you on-the-go with our new Classical WETA mobile app. Now available in the iOS App Store and the Google Play Store.
Arlington, Virginia's Fire Chief James Schwartz recalls the county fire department's milestones.
Sesame Street, the recipient of 85 Emmys, helps children learn and grow with its unique blend of excitement, humor, and compassion.
Our connection to Washington includes educational efforts that reflect and serve our distinctive region.
WETA's mission is to produce and broadcast programs of intellectual integrity and cultural merit that recognize viewers' and listeners' intelligence, curiosity and interest in the world around them.