The Front Row, 06/22/2007

Writer Paulette Jiles
We offer two very different recommendations for your summer reading, "Stormy Weather" by Texas writer Paulette Jiles and crime writer Jeffery Deaver's "The Sleeping Doll." And Julliard graduate Kevin Rivard gives a winning performance of Gliere's "Horn Concerto" . . .

Horn player Kevin Rivard is this year's Second Prize and Audience Choice Award Winner of the Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Young Artist Competition.  His performance of Reinhold Gliere's Horn Concerto won him the chance to perform it with the HSO this Saturday, 8:30pm, at Miller Outdoor Theatre.  Listen  Download 

Writer, poet & memoirist Paulette Jiles talks about her new novel, Stormy Weather, a beautiful story set in East Texas, amid horse betting, oil well speculation and family life during the Depression.  Ms. Jiles reads tonight, 7pm, at Barnes & Noble (Town & Country).  Listen  Download   

Crime-fiction writer Jeffery Deaver, author of the book-turned-movie The Bone Collector, shares insights on his latest psychological thriller, The Sleeping Doll.  Mr. Deaver autographs copies tonight, 6:30pm, at Murder By The Book.  Listen  Download


Bio photo of Catherine Lu

Catherine Lu

Content Producer & Announcer

Catherine Lu joined KUHF in October 2004. Since then, she has been hosting the Classical 91.7's Afternoon Concert and sharing her favorite music with listeners...