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.
This documentary charts the District's rise from the ashes of the 1968 riots to its emergence as a world-class city, featuring first-hand accounts from those who shaped the events of the time.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 →
Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s as an educational television station, the addition of a public radio station, and evolution into a major national producer for PBS.See timeline →