The Front Row, Wednesday, 6/17/2009

Singers from the Lone Star Lyric Theater Festival perform live! And Houston Symphony Principal Cellist Brinton Averil Smith & pianist Evelyn Chen play for us, joined by conductors Gregory Vajda & Josep Caballé-Domenech, who preview this week's Summer Symphony Nights concerts.
St.John Flynn chats with the two guest conductors of this week's Houston Symphony Summer Symphony Nights concerts at Miller Outdoor Theatre.  Maestro Gregory Vadja previews his June 18 program, while conductor Joseph Caballé-Domenech talks about his June 20 program, which features Principal Cellist Brinton Averil Smith [pictured], who plays excerpts in our studio with pianist Evelyn Chen.  Both concerts are free & begin at 8:30pm.  Listen  Download

Members of the 2009 Lone Star Lyric Theater Festival join us live for a musical preview of Women: A Celebartion of the Fair Sex, a 4-in-1 show of miniature operas, June 19 - 21 at Ovations Night Club.  In the studio with host St.John Flynn are Kelli Estes (Artistic Director), Stacy Weber (soprano), Kelly Waguespack (soprano), Danica Dawn Johnston (soprano), Sarah Brindley (mezzo), Nancy Markeloff (mezzo), George Williams (tenor), Oliver Worthington (baritone), Eric Peabody (bass-baritone), Roger Keele & & Jeremy Wood (pianists & Music Directors).  Listen  Download
Bio photo of Catherine Lu

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...