Our CD Pick of the Week for October 1-7 is the first installment of Leif Ove Andsnes' project The Beethoven Journey. He's recording the complete Beethoven piano concertos over the next couple of seasons with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra, and this first release features the First and Third Concertos. Andsnes spoke with Classical WETA's Marilyn Cooley about the project, playing Beethoven, and more.
David Suchet says goodbye to his role as Agatha Christie's Hercule Poirot in this special documentary, which looks back at the iconic character he has played for over 25 years.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 →