The Washington Concert Opera concludes their 2013-14 season celebrating the bicentennial of Giuseppe Verdi's birth with a concert presentation of one of his rarely-performed operas, Il corsaro - a pirate's tale of love, jealousy, passion and honor. WCO's conductor and artistic director Antony Walker talks with Classical WETA's afternoon host Bill Bukowski about this opera, and what makes it so special.
This documentary charts the District's rise from the ashes of the 1968 riots to its emergence as a world-class city, featuring first-hand accounts from those who shaped the events of the time.Learn more →
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 →