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Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 7:00 PM

Dave Grohl returned to his native Washington, D.C., as part of an eight-city recording odyssey that produced the forthcoming Foo Fighters album, Sonic Highways. He previews an episode of the upcoming HBO series of the same name that he directed, reflecting his home town’s musical heritage and cultural fabric. Presented in collaboration with Smithsonian Folkways Recordings and the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden.

Monday, October 27, 2014 at 6:45 PM

In this moving documentary, explore the unlikely bond between a blind piano prodigy and his mentor, jazz legend Clark Terry. After the exclusive screening, producer Quincy Jones discusses Terry and the making of the film with John Edward Hasse.

Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 9:30 AM

Saddle up for an entertaining and insightful look at the landscape of the Hollywood Western and trace its progression from early sagebrush melodramas to films that explore complex stories, history, and core American values.

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