The Front Row, 06/07/2007

Pascal Verrot
French conductor Pascal Verrot stops by the program today to talk about how he'll prepare the orchestral fellows at the International Festival-Institue at Round Top for their first concert this weekend and, we hear from Clyde Owen Jackson, former Director of Choruses at Alabama's Tuskegee University . . .

Pascal Verrot talks with Dean Dalton about the season opening concert at the International Festival Institute at Round Top. Verrot will conduct the Texas Festival Orchestra in music by Tchaikovsky and Beethoven.  Listen  Download   

Clyde Owen Jackson is the former Director of Choruses at the Tuskegee Institute in Alabama. He talks with Dean Dalton about the Houston Ebony Opera Guild Summer/Juneteenth Concert which, this year, serves as a tribute to America's historically Black colleges and universities.  Listen  Download   

Members of the Houston Metropolitan Dance Company chat with KUHF's Catherine Lu about the company's Miller Outdoor Theatre program, The Best of the Houston Met Season. It's tomorrow night at 8:00.    Listen  Download