For over twenty years, Washington Concert Opera's signature has been, "It's all about the music." Known for professional, full-length concert performances of distinctive opera repertoire, WCO also has a knack for presenting young singers who go on to become major stars. Conductor and Artistic Director Antony Walker talks with Deb Lamberton about the current season, which features Charles Castronovo, John Relyea, and Amanda Majeski in Gounod's Faust on November 22nd, and Vivica Genaux and Kenneth Tarver in Rossini's La Cenerentola on May 9, 2010 at Lisner Auditorium.
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Garrett Peck, author of "Capital Beer: A Heady History of Brewing in Washington, D.C." discusses the history of brewing in the nation's capital.Watch video →
WETA Channel 26 hit the Washington airwaves on October 2, 1961, when station manager George Baker introduced viewers to WETA's inaugural broadcast, The New Era.Watch first broadcast →