The Front Row, 06/06/2007

The Great Wall of China by Chen Changfen
We look into the heard and soul of a people, their history and their culture, as we become some of the first Americans to view Chinese photographer Chen Changfen's deeply personal images of the Great Wall of China. We also hear from indempendant choreographer Mechelle Flemming and Amy Cain of North Ahrris County's Revove Dance Company . . .

Pianist Kwan Yi was the gold medal winner in last weekend's Houston Symphony/Ima Hogg Young Artist Competition. We hear his prize-winning performance of the Piano Concerto No.2 in A-Major by Franz Liszt.  Listen  Download   

Choreographer/Dancers Michelle Flemming and Amy Cain of Houston's Revolve Dance Company talk with KUHF's Catherine Lu about their program for the upcoming Big Range Dance Festival.  Listen  Download   

Chen Changfen is recognized as one of China's most important photographers and for the past 30 years he has focused his lenses on one subject, the Great Wall of China. The Museum of Fine Arts Houston is mounting the first U.S. exhibition of his work. The artist and MFAH curator Anne Wilkes Tucker talks with Catherine Lu.  Listen  Download