Risa Carlson is the head of the Levine School's guitar department. All you need to take lessons is a guitar, and almost everyone has a dusty guitar in their attic somewhere, or can purchase a decent student model for around $100. Guitar is something everyone can relate to--a wonderful bridge instrument across musical styles. And at Levine, you can try everything.
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 →