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.
This WETA TV 26 production explores the history, mission and daily operations of Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for more than 400,000 Americans. This revered place honors the dead and brings great meaning to the living.Learn more →
Classical WETA 90.9 FM showcases notable new (or newly reissued) CDs each week. Hear selections from the CD on-air throughout the week, and check online to learn more about the artist and the music.Learn more →
Historian Garrett Peck discusses the history of brewing in the nation's capital. D.C.'s beer heritage dates back to 1770 and claims some very innovative brewers.Watch now →
WETA's mission is to produce and broadcast programs of intellectual integrity and cultural merit that recognize viewers' and listeners' intelligence, curiosity and interest in the world around them.Learn more →