Violinist Hilary Hahn and pianist Valentina Lisitsa give a recital at Strathmore on Sunday, February 27, 2011 at 4pm, presented by Washington Performing Arts Society. Classical WETA's weekday morning host David Ginder speaks with Hilary about playing Bach alone on stage, the complexities of Ives, and about teaching.
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 →