The Front Row, Tuesday, 09/01/2009

Today, in KUHF's George Geary Performance Studio, Gerald Elias, the Associate Concertmaster of the Utah Symphony, plays two of the solo violin pieces that are integral to the plot of his new mystery novel, Devil's Trill. Mr. Elias also talks about his dark tale of manipulation and mayhem in the world of classical music with KUHF's Chris Johnson...
Violinist, composer, conductor and music educator, Gerald Elias, has been Associate Concertmaster of the Utah Symphony since 1988. He speaks with Houston Public Radio's Chris Johnson about his new role as a first-time novelist. He'll talks about and autograph copies of his recently-published mystery thriller, Devil's Trill, this evening at 6:30 at Murder By the Book. Listen Download

TFR Producer Bob Stevenson, speaks with Houston Chamber Choir Founder and Artistic Director, Robert Simpson, and his wife, Marianna Parnas-Simpson about the latest CD release from the ensemble. It's called Ravishingly Russian and is available on the MSR CLassic Label. Listen Download