The Front Row, 11/29/2007

Michael Christie
We meet Michael Christie on today's edition of the program. He is the Music Director of the Brooklyn Philharmonic and the Phoenix Symphony and will guest conduct the Houston Symphony in concerts in Jones Hall this weekend. We also hear from Houston Ballet Director Stanton Welch in anticipation of the 2007 edition of the company's Jubilee of Dance . . .

Conductor Michael Christie will make his Houston Symphony debut thsi weekend in Jones Hall. He talks about his career and the program he'll offer in Houston with TFR host Dean Dalton.  Listen  Download  

The Maggini String Orchestra gathers in KUHF's Performance Studio as they accompany Concertmaster Adam LaMotte in an excerpt from the Concerto in a-minor for Violin, Strings and B.C. by J.S. Bach. It's part of the program "The Great Masters" that will be offered tomorrow evening in the Hobby Center's Zilkha Hall   Listen  Download

Artistic Director Stanton Welch of the Houston Ballet talks with Dean Dalton about the upcomnig Jubilee of Dance. The program of favorites from the company's repertoire is presented in the Wortham Center tomorrow evening at 7:30.  Listen  Download