Last Spring the Friends of Classical Music enjoyed a concert and dinner hosted by the Embassy of the Republic of Singapore, which featured Azariah Tan (piano) and Jun Hong Loh (violin). Classical WETA's Deb Lamberton talks with the hosts, His Excellency The Ambassador of Singapore Ashok Mirpuri and Mrs. Gouri Mirpuri, the muscians and guests at this special event.
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 →