The Front Row, 09/21/2007

Organist Paul Jacobs
It's all classical music edition of The Front Row today. We hear from singers associated with Col Canto as they preview a recital of vocal works by Richard Strauss. We'll also talk with arganist Paul Jacobs, the charasmatic young Chairman of the Organ Department at New York City's revered Julliard School . . .

Pianist Brian Connelly talks with KUHF's Catherine Lu about the upcoming season which focuses on music of The 20th Century. The first concert happens this weekend and features music for winds on a program called The 20th Century: The Century of Winds.  Listen  Download   

Singers from Col Canto stop into the KUHF Performance Studio for a preview of the concert, Freundliche Vision - Amiable Vision:  Songs of Richard Strauss. It's tonight at 8:00 in the Parish Hall at Christ the King Lutheran Church.   Listen  Download  

Paul Jacobs is the recently appointed head of the Organ Department at the Julliard School. He plays a recital in Houston this Sunday afternoon at 3:00 at Saint Martin's Episcopal Church, 717 Sage Rd.  Listen  Download