The Front Row, Wednesday, 12/31/2008

Pianist & practicing psychiatrist, Dr. Richard Kogan sits down at the KUHF Steinway with host St.John Flynn for a one-on-one lecture on Mozart: The Music & Mind of a Genius.
Pianist Richard Kogan describes Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart as a child prodigy and his transition to a mature master composer.  Dr. Kogan also plays Mozart's Piano Sonata, K. 331, featuring the famous Rondo all Turca.  Listen  Download

Dr. Kogan talks about Mozart's personality, creative process and what might have happened had the composer lived longer.  We hear Dr. Kogan perform the slow movement from the Piano Sonata, K. 310.  Listen  Download

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Catherine Lu

Content Producer & Announcer

Catherine Lu joined KUHF in October 2004. Since then, she has been hosting the Classical 91.7's Afternoon Concert and sharing her favorite music with listeners...