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.
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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 →