The Front Row, 10/30/2006

Jon Kimura Parker
Pianist Jon Kimura Parker joined us in the KUHF Performance Studio today. He performed one of the fantasies for piano that he'll offer tonight on his program of "Wild Fantasies" at the Shepherd School of Music. We also caught up wih Blake Wilkins from the University of Houston's Moores School of Music and found out about a recent CD release from the award-qinning Moores School Percussion Ensemble . . .

KUHF's Catherine Lu talks with Shepherd School of Music faculty artist Jon Kimura Parker. He also plays one of the fantasies for piano that he'll play tonight on his recital.  Listen  Download

TFR host Dean Dalton chats with Blake Wilkins from the University of  Houston's Moores School of Music. Wilkins directs the award winning Percussion Ensemble who have just released a CD and will play in Austin at the upcoming Percussive Arts Society convention.  Listen  Download 

Author William J. Cobb will read from and sign copies of his new book Goodnight, Texas tonight at 7:00 at the Blue Willow Bookshop in west Houston. He talks with Catherine Lu. Listen  Download