National Symphony Orchestra Associate Conductor Emil de Cou is also the NSO @ Wolf Trap Festival Conductor. He joins Classical WETA's Deb Lamberton for a music-filled survey of the NSO's season this summer at the Filene Center, featuring music from Prokofiev to Gershwin, Respighi to Rossini, and Franz Liszt to John Williams.
WETA looks back at the people and events of the 1980s — the disorderly decade that saw Washington's emergence as a true global capital.See all broadcast times →
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 →