Classical WETA's evening host, Nicole Lacroix chats with percussionist Evelyn Glennie who appears with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra as soloist in Michael Daugherty's UFO. The performances took place September 18-20th at Joseph Meyerhoff Hall in Baltimore, and the Music Center at Strathmore in Bethesda.
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 →