The Front Row, 12/01/2006

Dave Brubeck
Jazz legend Dave Brubeck joins us on today's program. He talks about his spiritually-based classical choral works that will be presented on this weekend's Houston Chamber Choir Concert. Brubeck and his Quartet will also play a set of some of his greatest instrumental jazz hits. . .

The legendary jazz man Dave Brubeck talks by phone wit KUHF's Bob Stevenson about this weekend's Houston Chamber Choir Concert. Brubeck and his quartet will join the choir for a performance of some of his spiritually-based choral music and Brubeck's Quartet will also play a set of some standards by the man himself.   Listen  Download 

Violist Linda Goldstein stopped by the KUHF Performance Studio and broug along some musician friends from the Houston Symphony for a performance of the Piano Quartet in c-minor by Richard Strauss. They'll present that work Monday evening at the University of St. Thomas.  Listen  Download 

Dance Director Ferdinand Jose of the the Philippines' almost half-century old natrional dance company, Bayanihan, talks with TFR host Dean Dalton about the exotic, infectious, traditional southeast Asian dancing, music and rhythms his troupe will perform tonight in Jones Hall for Society for the Performing Arts.  Listen  Download