Baltimore Symphony music director Marin Alsop traces her discovery of the rollicking 75-minute symphony and the man behind the music.
Founded by composer Giuseppe Verdi and funded by royalties from his popular operas, Casa Verdi in Milan opened a century ago as a home for opera musicians in their golden years.
Composers of color have long had to compete with dead white men for space on the concert stage. A new project, spearheaded by Rachel Barton Pine, seeks to correct that for the next generation.
WETA Arts spotlights and celebrates visual and performing art in Greater Washington and around the nation.
The Washington Bach Consort performs George Frideric Handel's Messiah under the direction of Todd Fickley.
This WETA TV 26 production explores the history, mission and daily operations of Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for more than 400,000 Americans. This revered place honors the dead and brings great meaning to the living.
Sesame Street, the recipient of 85 Emmys, helps children learn and grow with its unique blend of excitement, humor, and compassion.
Learn about our area's rich past with WETA's local history blog!
Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s to becoming a major national producer for PBS.