The Smithsonian's Castle Trio gives its next concert Sunday April 6 at the Museum of American History, and they will play three works by Beethoven. The pianist of the trio, Lambert Orkis, spoke with Classical WETA's Marilyn Cooley about the concert, the composer, and historic keyboard instruments.
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 →