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 Roosevelts: An Intimate History chronicles the lives of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of the most prominent and influential family in American politics.Learn more →
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 →