The Front Row, Monday, 10/20/2008

To celebrate the centennial of the mystical 20th Century French composer Olivier Messiaen, pianist Brian Connelly from the Shepherd School of Music has created a series of concerts. He stops into the KUHF Studios wih Staff conductor Christian Macelaru for a conversation with KUHF's Catherine Lu about the next concert in the series...
Pianist Brian Connelly is a faculty artist at the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University. He as organized a series of concerts in celebration of the Centennial of 20th Century mystical French composer Olivier Messiaen. He talks about the concerts with his colleague Christian Macelaru and KUHF's Catherin Lu. Listen. Download.

Members if the Italian Clarinet Quartet gather in KUHF's Performance Studio along with Moores School of Music faculty composer Robert Nelson for a conversation and preview related to the program Clarinets in the World: Europe Meets the USA; Texas Meets Italy. Listen. Download.

TFR Host St. John Flynn speaks with Alley Theatre Artistic Director Gregory Boyd and lead actor Jeffrey Bean about that company's production of Edmond Rostand's Cyrano de Bergerac. Listen. Download.