Choral Arts Society of Washington director Norman Scribner chose to end his legacy season April 22, 2012 with Brahms' "Ein Deutsches Requiem"--the capstone to a successful career leading the chorus he founded 47 years ago. Classical WETA's Deb Lamberton spoke with Maestro Scribner about his decades-long life in music, from festival producer at the Kennedy Center to organist, chorus master, conductor, teacher, and composer.
Historian Garrett Peck discusses the history of brewing in the nation's capital. D.C.'s beer heritage dates back to 1770 and claims some very innovative brewers.Watch now →
On a snowy night in 1965, Hyattsville, Maryland's DeMatha Catholic High School defeated Lew Alcindor's Power Memorial Academy in what many call the greatest high school hoops game ever played.Learn more →
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 →