The Front Row, 10/11/2006

C.C. Conner
Our guest host on today's fundraising edition of the program was Managing Director C.C. Conner from the Houston Ballet. He spoke about the mission of the Houston Ballet, Houston Public Radio and the importance of listener support for programs like this one. We also learned about a program of American art song produced by pianist Levi Hammer. . .

Pianist Levi Hammer talks with KUHF's Chris Johnson about the program of American songs he has organized at Rice University's Shepherd School of Music. Listen  Download 

Artist Floyd Newsum talks with Mehgan Hendley about the exhibition The Things I See. It's currently on view at the Joan Wich Gallery.  Listen  Download  *Extended Interview*

Poets Joshua Beckman and Travis Nichols are two of the organizers of the Wave Books Poetry Bus Tour which pulls up to the Aurora Picture Show tonight. They talk with Bob Stevenson.  Listen  Download