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.
The co-production of Florentine Films, Laura Ziskin Pictures, WETA and Ark Media, produced by Ken Burns and directed by Barak Goodman, tells the comprehensive story of cancer, from its first description in an ancient Egyptian scroll to the gleaming laboratories of modern research institutions.Watch a preview →
Since 2007, photographer Lloyd Wolf and collaborators have been documenting Arlington's Columbia Pike corridor, one of the most ethnically diverse communities in the nation.Watch now →
Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s as an educational television station, the addition of a public radio station, and evolution into a major national producer for PBS.See timeline →