The Front Row, 10/17/2006

Vienna Piano Trio
It was an all music edition on today's TFR. We heard from the three members of the Vienna Piano Trio, about an opera by Houston composer Ann Gebuhr based on the final years of the WWII era Lutheran theologian and anti-Nazi activist Dietrich Bonhoeffer and we talked with conductor Steven Amundson about the local concert presented by the St. Olaf Orchestra. . .

Violinist Woflgang Redik, 'Cellist Matthias Gredler and Pianist Stefan Mendl are the three musicians that make up the Vienna Piano Trio. they make their Houston debut tonight on a Houston Friends of Music program and talked about with TFR guest-host Chris Johnson.  Listen  Download 

Professor Ann Gebuhr is on the faculty of Houston Baptist University and has written an opera about the Lutheran pastor and anti-resistance activist Dietrich Bonhoeffer. Bonhoeffer recieves a performance this Friday evening at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in conjunction with the conference Bonhoeffer Today: Peace, Ecology and Christian Ethics.  Listen  Download 

Conductor Steven Amundson talks with KUHF's Chris Johnson about the upcoming Houston concert presented by the St. Olaf Orchestra.  Listen  Download