The Cathedral Choral Society celebrates Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee on Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 4 at Washington National Cathedral. The concert is called A Royal Occasion: The Music of Handel. Classical WETA Morning Host David Ginder chats with Cathedral Choral Society Music Director J. Reilly Lewis about how the program spans many years of Handel's output, performing and rehearsing in the Cathedral, and his soloists for the concert.
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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 →