The Front Row, 10/08/2007

The Mir? Quartet
It's an all music-oriented program today, as we preview two upcoming concerts. The Mir? Quartet will make its Houston Friends of Music debut tomorrow evening, with a concert of Beethoven, Ives and Dvorak . . .and the city's newest vocal ensemble, VOX - The Rob Seible Singers, will offer an eclectic program tonight, including a premiere by Houston composer Robert Nelson!

KUHF's Chris Johnson talks with cellist Joshua Gindele of the Austin-based Mir? Quartet.  We also enjoy an excerpt of a past Houston performance by the Mir? of Beethoven's String Quartet Op. 18, No. 3.  Houston Friends of Music presents the Mir? Quartet tomorrow at 8pm, at Rice University's Stude Concert Hall.  Listen  Download  

Founder & Director Rob Seible introduces us to his new vocal ensemble, VOX - The Rob Seible Singers.  Composer & UH Moores School of Music Professor Robert Nelson has written a new work, Litany, to be premiered by Vox tonight at 8pm at the Parador.  KUHF's Catherine Lu chats with Mr. Seible & Dr. Nelson and previews music from the inaugural concert.  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...