The Front Row, Friday, 6/13/2008

Pianist and composer Kris Becker performs live in Studio 3-C as he prepares for a recital presented by the Piano Institute at Rice University's Shepherd School of Music. We also visit with the Texas artist John Alexander. There is a major retrospective of his work at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston...
Kris Becker is a pianist, composer and, as we find out today, improviser. He sits down at the KUHF Steinway for a performance and interview hosted by St. John Flynn.  Listen.  Download.

Texas-born artist John Alexander has a major retrospective of his work at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston. KUHF's Meghan Hendley goes down to the museum to talk with him about it.  Listen.  Download.

Bryan Poyser and Spencer Parsons of Austin's Cinematexas Short Film Festival chat with TFR Producer Bob Stevenson about the festival's final farewell event.  Listen.  Download.