The Front Row, 02/27/2007

The Enso Quartet in Studio 3-C
Today we meet the newest member of the Houston Grand Opera and Houston Ballet Orchestras. Violinist Dorian Vandenburg-Rodes, with help from pianist Levi Hammer will preview tonight's Channing Concert and we here from two members of the Enso String Quartet as they discuss Steve Reich's Different Trains for Da Camera . . .

Violinist John Marcus and 'cellist Richard Belcher of the Enso Quartet talk with KUHF's Chris Johnson about Steve Reich's work for String Quartet and pre-recorded tape, Different TrainsIt's part of Da Camera of Houston's 70th birthday tribute to the seminal American composer.   Listen  Download 

Violinist Dorian Vandenburg-Rhodes and pianist Levi Hammer join TFR host Dean Dalton in the KUHF Performance Studio for a preview of tonight's recital for the Channing Concerts at the First Unitarian Universalist Church.  Listen  Download  

Actors Ryan Schabach, Steven Fenley and Craig Miller, along with Director Julia Trabor discuss the Texas Repertory Theatre production of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged).  Listen  Download