Cantate Chamber Singers' new season is a tribute to the great English composer Benjamin Britten on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of his birth. Classical WETA morning host David Ginder chats with Cantate Music Director Gisèle Becker about Britten's masterful ability in setting English to music, the consistent high quality of his works, and his (rarely performed) edition of the Mozart Requiem.
The Roosevelts: An Intimate History chronicles the lives of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of the most prominent and influential family in American politics.Learn more →
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 →