Patricia O'Kelly, a longtime NSO administrator talks with Classical WETA's Marilyn Cooley about the June tour of the Far East with the National Symphony Orchestra. They discuss the 14-hour flight, the logistical challenges, the spectacular performances by both musicians and crew, and Patricia reminisces about tours of yore.
The longest-running news and public affairs program on public television, Washington Week has been a broadcast journalism mainstay for more than four decades.Learn more →
Classical WETA 90.9 FM showcases notable new (or newly reissued) CDs each week. Hear selections from the CD on-air throughout the week, and check online to learn more about the artist and the music.Learn more →
Explore the gamut of great burgers in Greater Washington, from greasy to gourmet. This documentary visits over a dozen burger joints in the area, showcasing classic burgers to exotic and quirky updates on this favorite All-American food.Watch now →
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 →