Co-presenters of the SHIFT Festival, March 27 through April 1, are Washington Performing Arts and the Kennedy Center. Classical WETA morning host David Ginder chats with Washington Performing Arts President and CEO Jenny Bilfield, and Kennedy Center President Deborah Rutter about what the four American orchestras coming to Washington bring to the immersive festival experience. Boulder, North Carolina, Atlanta and The Knights each reveal their unique relationship with their communities via concerts at the Kennedy Center and engaging residency activities throughout the nation's capital.
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 →