The Front Row, 11/09/2006

The celebrated violinist Midori stopped by the program today. She'll play a recital in Jones Hall and offer a Master Class at Rice University tomorrow under the auspices of Society for the Performing Arts. Listeners also heard from Houston Symphony Music Director Hans Graf about this weekend's all-Ruissian concerts. . .

Houston Symphony Music Director Hans Graf talks with Dean Dalton about Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture and the "Leningrad" Symphony by Dmitri Shostakovich.  Listen  Download

KUHF's Catherine Lu talks with University of Houston creative wirting students Irene Keliher and Manuel Gonzalez. They read tomorrow eveing at Brazos Bookstore for the Gulf Coast Reading SeriesListen  Download 

Violinist Midori returns to Houston for a one-night-only recital in Jones Hall sponsored by Society for the Performing Arts. She talks about music and the notion of takin gmusic outside of the concet hall with KUHF's Chris Johnson.   Listen  Download 

Dr. Sydney Berger stopped by the KUHF performance Studio. He brought along actors Joel Sandel and Brandon Hernsberger to perform excerpts from The Shakespeare ShowListen  Download