News & FeaturesMarch 1, 2018

High Tech Hollywood Gets Medieval

The Academy Award-nominated blockbuster Dunkirk uses techniques pioneered by composers nearly 1000 years ago in its Oscar-nominated musical score

News & FeaturesFebruary 23, 2018

This Is My Story, This Is My Song

Dr. Carl DuPont shares why carrying out the mission of the American Spiritual Ensemble is important to him

Classical 101February 13, 2018

Romantic Pieces by Black Composers

We highlight some of our favorite romantic works composed by talented black musicians

Classical 101February 7, 2018

William Grant Still: A Music-Maker and a Groundbreaker

The composer’s work “Troubled Island” was the first opera composed by an African American to be produced by a major opera house

@WDAVDecember 20, 2017

Holiday Treats from WDAV

WDAV staff share some stories of their favorite holiday treats

Classical 101December 14, 2017

Happy Birthday Beethoven!

Most people know the basics of Beethoven’s life, but what might you have missed about this famous composer’s life?