The Front Row, 09/10/2007

Luciano Pavarotti, 1935 - 2007
Former Metropolitan Opera conductor William Weibel, Artistic Director of Houston's Opera in the Heights, remembers his friend, tenor Luciano Pavoratti, who died last Thursday at the age of 71 . . .

William Weibel is the Artstic Director for Houston's Opera in the Heights and was a close friend to Luciano Pavoratti. Weibel shares some of his memories of "The King of the High C's" with KUHF's Bob Stevenson.  Listen  Download   

Author Michael Chabon shares excerpts from his latest novel The Yiddish Policeman's Union with KUHF's Catherin Lu. Chabon will read for the season opening event for the Imprint-Brown Reading Series tonight at the Alley Theatre.  Listen  Download  

Abstract/Constructivist painter Mark Williams talks with Bob Stevenson about his work. There is an exhibition of his latest "rectangle paintings" on view at the Wade Wilson Art Gallery.    Listen  Download