The Front Row, 08/02/2007

Dorceal Duckins in Studio 3-C
Dorceal Duckins and Geraldine McMillian are joined in the KUHF Performance Studio by Maestro Willie Anthony Waters of the Houston Ebony Opera Guild for some highlights from Gershwin's Porgy and Bess. We also hear from filmaker and financier Mike Plante about the collection of "Lunch Films" he'll show this weekend at the Aurora Picture Show . . .

Members of the Houston Symphony perform Sergei Prokofiev's Overture on Hebrew Themes in a concert recorded by KUHF's Brad Sayles in 2003.  Listen  Download

Singers from the Houston Ebony Opera Guild are joined at the piano by Willie Anthony Waters for some highlights from Gershwin's Porgy and Bess. HEOG presents a staged version on this American folk-opera this Sunday afternoon in the Hobby Center's Zilkha Hall.  Listen  Download

Film Entrepreneur Mike Plante talks with KUHF's Bob Stevenson about the collection of Lunch Films he is screening this weekend at Houston's Aurora Picture Show.  Listen  Download  *Extended Interview*