J. Reilly Lewis conducts the Cathedral Choral Society in an all-Beethoven concert on Sunday, March 13, 2011 at 4 at Washington National Cathedral. Edward Newman is pianist in the Choral Fantasy, and the major work on the program is the great Missa Solemnis. Classical WETA Morning host David Ginder speaks with Maestro Lewis about this Beethoven masterpiece, and his extremely challenging writing for singers.
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.Learn more →
On a snowy night in 1965, Hyattsville, Maryland's DeMatha Catholic High School defeated Lew Alcindor's Power Memorial Academy in what many call the greatest high school hoops game ever played.Learn more →
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 →