The Front Row, Thursday, 4/10/2008

Baroque violin master John Holloway talks with KUHF's Chris Johnson about the life and times of some of the composers represented on his recital for Houston Early Music. Holloway performs with a "Power Trio" made up of some of Europe's most well-known and prolific early music specialists...
Baroque Violinist John Holloway chats with KUHF's Chris Johnson about his recital, Madcap, Red Priest and Angel. It's a collection of Baroque-era sonatas by a number of 18th Centruy French and Italian composers and is presented in Houston under the auspices of Houston Early Music.  Listen.  Download.

Garrett Sorensen sings the role of Rodolfo in the current Houston Grand Opera production of La Bohème. It's in the Wortham Center's Brown Theater for performances running through May 3rd. Sorensen chats with KUHF's Dean Dalton.  Listen.  Download.

Faculty composer Rob Smith stops into the KUHF Performance Studio with members of the University of Houston's contemporary music ensemble AURA. They are all joined by Teresa Chapman from the University of Houston School of Dance for a preview of the collaborative program Moving Pictures. KUHF's Catherine Lu hosts.  Listen.  Download.

Actor Jonathan Colunga and Director Rutherford Cravens talk with KUHF's Dean Dalton about the current University of Houston School of Theatre production of Steve Martin's Picasso at the Lapin Agile.  Listen.  Download.