How would you like to attend an intimate chamber music concert and reception in another country without ever leaving Washington DC? You can do just that by attending an Embassy Series recital. Classical WETA's Deb Lamberton speaks with co-founder Jerome Barry, who with his wife Lisette, started the Embassy Series fifteen years ago. In addition to presenting world-class artists, the series has generated a devoted following, as well as several weddings between audience members.
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 →