The Front Row, 08/07/2007

Near Main Street & Old Spanish Trail
The final conversation in our series "Big versus Small: Issues in Design Aesthetics" takes a look at the trees lining Main Street & Old Spanish Trail. And Dean's back! Regular host Dean Dalton shares with us music & stories from the past few days on the KUHF Arts Tour . . .

Carl Maria von Weber's Der Freisch?tz - The Free Shooter was one of the operas recently attended by the KUHF Arts Tour group in Austria.   We enjoy a recording of the Overture here.  Listen  Download

TFR producer Bob Stevenson welcomes back Dean Dalton, as our host recaps good times & good music from the concluding days on the KUHF Arts & Performance TourListen  Download

Pianist Andr?s Schiff & cellist Mikl?s Per?nyi were among the musicians heard by Dean & company at the Salzburg Festival.  Here's a recording, by them, of the very piece they played in concert:  Beethoven's Sonata in F major, Op. 5, No. 1 (Mvt. 2).  Listen  Download

Host Dean Dalton, architect Thomas Diehl and Katharine Lord of Trees for Houston, all meet at the corner of Main Street & Old Spanish Trail to discuss what this location can teach us about urban design.  Listen  Download

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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...