The Front Row, 12/06/2006

Karelian Folk Ensemble
The musicians of the Karelian folk Ensemble stop by KUHF's Performance Studio. Representing the original homeland of the Finnish people and from the border of present-day Finland and Russia this group performs in this year's Christmas Revels Northlands celebration of the Winter Solstice. . .

Pianist Marc-Andre Hamelin performs the Fantasy and Fuge on "BACH" by Franz Liszt. He offered that work on his most recent appearance in Houston for Society for the Performing Arts.   Listen  Download 

Artistic Director Beth Sanford of Revels Houston stopped by Studio 3-C and brought along members of the Karelian Folk Music Ensemble for a preview of this year's Christmas Revels Northlands celebration of the Winter Solstice.  Listen  Download 

Choreographer/Dancer Toni Valle talks with KUHF's Catherine Lu about her new full-length work Cracked. It premieres at DiverseWorks this week and next.   Listen  Download