The Front Row, Friday, 08/14/2009

Shepherd School of Music composer and professor, Arthur Gottschalk, talks about the six new CD's released in the past year that feature his music – and we sample the goods from one of those discs by listening to a recorded performance of Professor Gottschalk's mini-violin concerto, the Fantasy Variations, as interpreted by soloist Pavel Kucera and the Prague Radio Orchestra...
Dr. Arthur Gottschalk is Professor and Chair of the Department of Composition and Music Theory at Rice University's Shepherd School of Music. The new CD's that include his pieces are variously available from the on-line music services AMAZON and ARKIVMUSIC. Gottschalk talks about his recent recordings with St. John Flynn. Listen Download

Matt Lemmler and his Trio perform tonight, from 9:00PM to 1:00AM, at Cézanne, the jazz club on Montrose Boulevard near Richmond, on the second floor above the Black Labrador Pub. Lemmler and his trio perform exceropts from this evening's sets in the Geary Performance Studio in a session hosted by KUHF's Eric Ladau. Listen Download