Maestro Christoph Eschenbach begins his third season as Music Director of the National Symphony Orchestra with the 2012-2013 Season Opening Ball Concert. Classical WETA is proud to offer an exclusive broadcast of this celebratory concert, which you can hear on the radio Wednesday morning, October 3rd at 9:00 am.
Since his arrival in Washington DC, Classical WETA Senior Producer Deb Lamberton has followed Christoph Eschenbach's tenure with the NSO. This is the latest in her series of Classical Conversations with the maestro.
The third season of the popular period drama about midwives in the East End of London takes viewers to 1959, the eve of the Swinging Sixties. The winds of change are sweeping through the country and the residents of Nonnatus House face some momentous changes of their own.See all broadcast times →
What happens when a homebrewer, a local business and a museum join forces? Historic beer!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 →