Naxos, which started out as a budget CD label 25 years ago, has become a leader in classical music, not only with CDs, but also downloads, educational materials, and a planned on-line classical music encyclopedia. Classical WETA Morning host David Ginder chats with the man behind Naxos, Klaus Heymann, about the many musicians in the Washington area who record for Naxos, his most trusted musical advisor, and what the competition says about him.
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 →