The Front Row, 05/30/2007

Linda Ronstadt
Today, Linda Ronstadt - rock star, country-music poster girl, Tony nominated Gilbert and Sullivan ingenue, keeper and cultivator of the Great American Songbook, and upholder of her family's traditional Mexican music - talks about how many of those genres she will perform on her American Expressions concert with the Houston Symphony . . .

Franklin Sirmans is the Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at Houston's Menil Collection. he talks with KUHF's Catherine Lu about the David Whitney Bequest. It's an exhibition of works donated to the museum by David Whitney and contains many important examples of American art from the 20th Century.  Listen  Download   

Guitarists Jonathan Gangi and Fernand Vera perform in Studio 3-C. They are two more of the faculty artists at the current Classical Minds Guitar Festival at the University of Houston's Moores School of Music.   Listen  Download   

Singer Linda Ronstadt chats with TFR Producer Bob Stevenson about her career and the many different genres of music she has explored. She'll explore some of that music with the Houston Symphony tomorrow night at 8:00 in Jones Hall.   Listen  Download