The Front Row, 11/22/2006

Lauren Anderson
We talk with Houston Ballet Prima Ballerina Lauren Anderson as she prepares to dance her final Nutcracker. She retires from full-time dancing at the end of the current production. We also take a look at the current Museum of FIne Arts Houston exhibition, The Modern West: American Landscapes, 1890 to 1950. . .

Houston Ballet Prima Ballerina Lauren Anderson will retire at the end of the current production of The Nutcracker. She talks with TFR host Dean Dalton about her 24 years with the company.  Listen  Download

The Houston Chamber Orchestra recently presented the world premiere of the orchestral version of the piece New England Journey by composer Brad Sayles who is also the Senior Recording Engineer at KUHF.   Listen  Download 

KUHF's Catherine Lu takes a tour of the exhibition The Modern West: American Landscapes, 1890 - 1950 with Museum of Fine Arts Houston curator Emily Neff.   Listen  Download  *Extended Interview*