The Front Row, 01/25/2007

Samuel Rhodes, long-reigning violist with the Julliard String Quartet talks with Dean Dalton about that ensemble's 60 year history. The esteemed enseble will play several concerts for Da Camera over the next few days; We also heard from castmembers and all of the directors of both of the Moores Opera Center's current productions. . .

Violist Samuel Rhodes of the Julliard String Quartet talks about his 37 seasons with the ensemble and the 4 concerts they'll play in Houston as Da Camera toasts the group's 60 years of great music making.  Listen  Download 

All four directors and many of the castmembers of the current productions presented by the Moores Opera Center gather in the Performance Studio for a preview of Handel's Flavio and Mozart's Cosi Fan Tutte.  Listen  Download 

Oscar-nominee Shohreh Aghdashloo talks with Bob Stevenson about her career. She'll intorduce tonight's showing of The Willow Tree which is part of the 14 annual Iranian Film Festival presented by the Museum of Fine Arts Houston.   Listen  Download