The Music of Budapest, Prague, and Vienna is now onstage at the Kennedy Center through March 29th. From opera to orchestral concerts, choral works to chamber recitals, music from these three pivotal European cities offers a tryptich through the Classical and Romantic periods, and up to the present day.
Kennedy Center and NSO Music Director Christoph Eschenbach speaks with Classical WETA's Deb Lamberton about the Budapest-Prague-Vienna festival, and its varied presentations that include concert versions of Bartok's Bluebeard's Castle and Beethoven's Fidelio, with acclaimed soloists joining the National Symphony Orchestra.
Classical WETA’s online station 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.Learn more →
On a snowy night in 1965, Hyattsville, Maryland's DeMatha Catholic High School defeated Lew Alcindor's Power Memorial Academy in what many call the greatest high school hoops game ever played.Learn more →
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.See timeline →