During Benjamin Britten's 100th birthday anniversary month, The Washington Chorus performs a Britten masterpiece--the War Requiem--at the Kennedy Center on November 3, 2013. Classical WETA weekday morning host David Ginder chats with Music Director Julian Wachner about the unique work, its origins, and its universal appeal.
WETA looks back at the people and events of the 1980s — the disorderly decade that saw Washington's emergence as a true global capital.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.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 →