The Front Row, Friday, 01/22/2010

Pianist Clive Swansbourne returns to the Geary Performance Studio to continue his survey of the solo keyboard works of Chopin and Schumann, previewing the next concert in his series celebrating the two composers' Bicentennial...
The youthful musicians of the Houston Young Artist's Concerts present A Special Evening of Chamber Music, tomorrow evening at 7:00PM in Stude Concert Hall at Rice University's Shepherd School of Music.  The play excerpts from the program in KUHF's Geary Performance Studio. Listen Download

Rebecca Wadlinger reads some  of her poetry on today's program. She'll do the same, along with two of her fellow graduate-student participants in the University of Houston's Creative Writing Program -- fiction-authors, Briana Rochelle Olson and Will Donnelly, in this month's reading sponsored by Gulf Coast, the U-H literary journal. The event gets underway at 7:00PM this evening at the Brazos Bookstore. Listen Download

Pianist Clive Swansbourne presents the second in his series of six solo recitals celebrating the 200th anniversaries of the births of Robert Schumann and Frédéric Chopin. His performance is Sunday afternoon at 5:00PM at Christ the King Lutheran Church. Swansbourne previes his recital program in KUHF's Geary Performance Studio. Listen Download 
*Extended Interview*