The Folger Consort’s first concerts of the year are January 10th and 11th at Washington National Cathedral, and Philadelphia Baroque ensemble Tempesta di Mare is among the guest performers. Co-founders and co-directors of Tempesta di Mare, Gwyn Roberts and Richard Stone, stopped by the Classical WETA studios to talk with Marilyn Cooley about this visit to Washington.
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 →