The Front Row, Monday, 4/5/2010

Pianists Timothy Hester, Jasmine Hatem & Paul Boyd and soprano Julia Fox perform music from Folk Tales. Cellist Norman Fischer & pianist Jeanne Kierman Fischer play music by Pierre Jalbert [pictured], previewing Da Camera's concert, Modern Romantics. And we visit an exhibit at the MFAH's Glassell School of Art.

Host St.John Flynn sits down in the Geary Performance Studio with members of the Greenbriar Consortium: oboist Anne Leek, soprano Julia Fox and her pianist-collaborator Paul Boyd, plus pianist-spouses Jasmine Hatem & Timothy Hester.  They chat about and play music from their concert Folk Tales, Tuesday, April 6, 7:30pm, on the Channing Concert Series at First Unitarian Universalist Church.   Listen  Download

KUHF's Meghan Hendley visits the 2010 Core Exhibition (on view through April 16), featuring works by artists in the prestigious Core Residency Program, at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston's Glassell School of Art.  Meghan chats with artists Nick Barbee and Natasha Bowdoin; the extended version includes interviews with artist Kelly Sears and Glassell Core Program Associate Director Mary LeclèreListen  Download  *Extended Version*

Composer Pierre Jalbert [photo courtesy of www.pierrejalbert.com], cellist Norman Fischer & pianist Jeanne Kierman Fischer join us live!   They preview and perform excerpts from Pierre Jalbert's Cello Sonata, which receives its Houston Premiere on the Da Camera of Houston concert, Modern Romantics, Tuesday, April 6, 7:30pm at the Menil Collection.  St.John Flynn hosts this session from the Geary Performance Studio.  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...