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Spotlights
Ludovico Einaudi
Wed, November 12
Strathmore

His music is shimmering and hypnotic, transcending traditional boundaries between classical, rock, and electronica, and has won a huge worldwide base of fans.
Andrew Wyeth: Looking Out, Looking In
Thru Sun, November 30
National Gallery of Art

One of Wyeth’s most important paintings, Wind from the Sea (1947), a recent gift to the Gallery, is celebrated in an exhibition that focuses upon his frequent use of the window as a subject.
Captain Linnaeus Tripe: Photographer of India and Burma, 1852–1860
Thru Sunday, January 4, 2015
National Gallery of Art

This is the first major exhibition of photographs by Tripe, who occupies a special place in the history of 19th-century photography for the outstanding body of work he produced in India and Burma (now Myanmar).
Academy of Ancient Music
Sat, November 8
Strathmore

Great music performed with conviction and passion: this is the mantra and mission of the Academy of Ancient Music performing period-instrument orchestra, performing baroque and classical music live in concert throughout the world.
People of Everest: The Changing Sherpa Culture
Mon, December 1
National Geographic
Stephen King
Wed, November 12
GW Lisner Auditorium