One of the most outstanding wind instrumentalists of today, Swedish-born clarinetist Martin Fröst makes his NSO debut in Kalevi Aho's Clarinet Concerto Thursday, April 24 and Saturday, April 26, 2014 at the Kennedy Center Concert Hall. Classical WETA's Deborah Lamberton spoke with Mr.Fröst about the concerto, his philosophy of music-making, and how long his clarinets last.
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 →