The Front Row, 1/22/2008

Ying and Turtles Island Strnig Quartets
Violinist David Balakrishnanof the Turtle Island String Quartet and violist Philip Ying of the Ying join KUHF's Chris Johnson for a lively discussion about their work together and about the kind of music that they create. Those two ensembles combine forces tonight on a program for Houston Friends of Music. . .

Violinist David Balakrishnan of the Turtle Island String Quartet and violist Philip Ying of the Ying Quartet talk with KUHF's Chris Johnson about their concert for Houston Friends of Music. The quartets will play selections from their 2005 Grammy-Award-winning Telarc CD, 4 + Four.  Listen  Download

Some of the talented young musicians who will perfom on the next Houston Young Artists Concert gather in the KUHF Performance Studio to show their talents off. They'll present an Evening of Chamber Music this Saturday evening at 7:00 in Stude Concert Hall at Rice University.    Listen  Download 

Rock singer Katrina Chester and lead guitarist Ben Nieves from the Alley Theatre's production of Love, Janis perform one of Janis Joplin's greatist hits in the KUHF performance Studio. Their are performances running through February 9th.   Listen  Download