National Symphony Orchestra

National Symphony Orchestra

NSO In Your Neighborhood is a week-long program featuring performances by the National Symphony Orchestra musicians and educational activities around Washington. Part of the purpose of NSO In Your Neighborhood is to make classical music more accessible to Washingtonians. We discuss the barriers to access and what the NSO is doing to confront them, as well as hear a live classical music performance in studio.

Guests

  • Marissa Regni Principal Second Violinist, National Symphony Orchestra
  • Warren G. Williams, III Manager of Community Relations, National Symphony Orchestra

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

The Politics Hour – May 18, 2018

Friday, May 18 2018Valerie Ervin steps into Maryland's Gubernatorial race a week after the sudden passing of her running mate Kevin Kamenetz. Councilmember Vincent Gray joins us to talk about his proposal for a two-dollar hike in D.C..

In Tone Deaf Ads, Chocolate City Is Now Whitewashed Washington

Thursday, May 17 2018Washingtonian Magazine's recent marketing campaign advertised shirts that said "I'm Not A Tourist. I Live Here." In a once-predominantly black city that is contending with shifting demographics as well as gentrification, the initial images, which featured no black residents, elicited fury on social media.