The Front Row, 09/19/2007

Sherrie Levine/Joost Van Oss, Sculpture III
Alison de Lima Greene, Curator of Contemporary Art, introduces us to a new work at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston. Principals from Opera in The Height's production of Bizet's "Carmen" perform live, and they are accompanied by the sounds of KUHF's brand-new Steinway piano! Also, Maestro Hans Graf chats about the Houston Symphony's upcoming concert.

Host Dean Dalton speaks with Music Director Hans Graf about the program of Mendelssohn's A Midsummer Night's Dream: Incidental Music and Bruch's Violin Concerto No. 1 on the next Houston Symphony concerts, September 20, 22 & 23 at Jones Hall.  Listen  Download   

Artist Director William Weibel and singers from Opera in The Heights present a live preview of their first production of the season, Bizet's Carmen (September 20 - October 6).  Performers are mezzo-sopranos Elena McIntire & Mary Ann Stewart, tenors Brad Ludwin & Michael Wade Lee and pianist/Assistant Artistic Director Keith Chapman.  Listen  Download  

KUHF's Eric Ladau talks with curator Alison de Lima Greene about a recent donation to the MFAH:  Sculpture II and Sculpture III, an installation by Sherrie Levine and Joost van Oss.  Ms. de Lima Green's Artful Thursday lecture about the work will be September 20, 6:30pm, at the MFAH's Caroline Weiss Law Bldg.  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...