The Washington Bach Consort gives an all-CPE Bach concert on May 4, 2014 at National Presbyterian Church. The program marks the 300th anniversary of the composer's birth. Classical WETA morning host David Ginder chats with the Consort's Music Director, J. Reilly Lewis, about the shadow from father Johann Sebastian, the joy of soloist-quality singers in the Consort's choir, and a new complete edition of CPE's music.
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 →
This WETA TV 26 production explores the history, mission and daily operations of Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for more than 400,000 Americans. This revered place honors the dead and brings great meaning to the living.Watch now →
WETA's mission is to produce and broadcast programs of intellectual integrity and cultural merit that recognize viewers' and listeners' intelligence, curiosity and interest in the world around them.Learn more →