The Mutual Inspirations Festival, which celebrates Dvorak's birth anniversary last month and his American connections, concludes Friday, October 28th, 2011 with the Cathedral Choral Society performing Dvorak's Te Deum, as well as Janacek's equally festive Glagolitic Mass. Classical WETA's David Ginder chats with Cathedral Choral Society Music Director J. Reilly Lewis about the concert, and about moving the performance from Washington National Cathedral to the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception because of the ongoing repairs at the Cathedral following our recent earthquake.
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’s online station VivaLaVoce presents classical vocal music in all its forms, from the Middle Ages to the present, 24 hours per day. Featuring Opera, Choral Music, and Art Song, the station offers something for everyone who loves vocal classical music.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 →
Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s as an educational television station, the addition of a public radio station, and evolution into a major national producer for PBS.See timeline →