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.
Season 2 of The Paradise continues the story of life, love and intrigue in a glamorous Victorian-era department store.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. D.C.'s beer heritage dates back to 1770 and claims some very innovative brewers. However, the local beer market changed tremendously after Prohibition and the city was left without a hometown brew for decades before a recent resurgence.
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 →