Rich Kleinfeldt is a substitute host for Classical WETA 90.9 FM. A professional musician, teacher and lecturer, Rich also hosts Center Stage at Wolf Trap and Indianapolis-on-the-Air, which features the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra.
Rich graduated from Milliken University in Decatur, Illinois and Catholic University in Washington, D.C. Until 1983, he performed with The United States Army Band as a saxophone soloist.
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 →