In November 2010, Grammy-winning pianist Garrick Ohlsson joined the National Symphony Orchestra for Beethoven's "Emperor" Piano Concerto. Producer Deb Lamberton spoke to Mr. Ohlsson about his approach to this work in light of Beethoven's desire for the piano to be the equal of the whole orchestra.
The co-production of Florentine Films, Laura Ziskin Pictures, WETA and Ark Media, produced by Ken Burns and directed by Barak Goodman, tells the comprehensive story of cancer, from its first description in an ancient Egyptian scroll to the gleaming laboratories of modern research institutions.Watch a preview →
Since 2007, photographer Lloyd Wolf and collaborators have been documenting Arlington's Columbia Pike corridor, one of the most ethnically diverse communities in the nation.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 →