American Experience: Klansville U.S.A.

American Experience: Klansville U.S.A.

Jan 13, 2015

Watch Wednesday, January 14th at 9pm! Investigate the reasons North Carolina, long seen as the most progressive state in the South, became home to the largest Klan organization in the country, with more members than all the other Southern states combined, during the 1960s.

American Voices: Renee Fleming

American Voices: Renee Fleming

Jan 8, 2015

Great Performances American Voices: Renee Fleming Watch Friday, January 9th at 9pm! Conceived and hosted by renowned American singer Renée Fleming, American Voices is the groundbreaking festival of performances, master sessions and symposia convened in November 2013 at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC, bringing together vocal masters, industry titans and emerging artists to celebrate […]

Gershwin Celebration at the New York Philharmonic with Dianne Reeves

Gershwin Celebration at the New York Philharmonic with Dianne Reeves

Dec 31, 2014

Watch Live on New Year’s Eve – Wednesday, December 31st at 10pm New York Philharmonic New Year’s Eve: A Gershwin Celebration with Dianne Reeves and Norm Lewis Ring in the New Year with style and swagger, as jazz great Dianne Reeves and Broadway leading man Norm Lewis join the New York Philharmonic for a lush […]

Billy Joel: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize

Billy Joel: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize

Dec 27, 2014

Watch Friday, January 2nd at 9pm! This music special honors singer-songwriter Billy Joel’s receipt of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. The evening will include performances by Joel, as well as Tony Bennett, Boyz II Men, Gavin DeGraw, Josh Groban, Natalie Maines, John Mellencamp and LeAnn Rimes, with a special performance by […]

From Vienna: The New Year’s Celebration

From Vienna: The New Year’s Celebration

Dec 27, 2014

Great Performances From Vienna: The New Year’s Celebration Watch Thursday, January 1st at 8pm! Always one of “our favorite things,” we continue the cherished tradition of ringing in the New Year with the Vienna Philharmonic at the opulent Musikverein, under the baton of guest conductor Daniel Barenboim and featuring everyone’s favorite Strauss Family waltzes accompanied […]

Thinking Money

Thinking Money

Dec 22, 2014

Thinking Money: The Psychology Behind Our Best and Worst Financial Decisions Watch Friday, December 26th at 2pm! THINKING MONEY: THE PSYCHOLOGY BEHIND OUR BEST AND WORST FINANCIAL DECISIONS leads viewers on an exploration of how and why people spend, save (or don’t), and think about money. Host David Coyne — a Washington, D.C.-based actor and […]