These one-hour programs feature recent performances by leading classical musicians recorded in the intimate and acoustically-superb Coolidge Auditorium in the Library’s Jefferson Building. Many of the programs also offer a peek into the Library’s music collections.
Classical WETA’s VivaLaVoce presents classical vocal music in all its forms, from the Middle Ages to the present, 24 hours per day. Featuring Opera, Choral Music, and Art Song, the station offers something for everyone who loves vocal classical music.
Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s as an educational television station, the addition of a public radio station, and evolution into a major national producer for PBS.