The Front Row, Thursday, 5/8/2008

We feature an hour full of singing on today's edition of the program. Finalists from last year's Lois Alba Competition for Singers join Ms. Alba for a conversation and preview of the current competition line-up.  We also hear from Artistic Director Alan Hightower of the Houston Masterworks Chorus Haydn's oratorio The Creation...
Alan Hightower and his soprano-wife Kristin chat with KUHF's Bob Stevenson about Haydn's masterwork The Creation. Hightower will lead his Houston Masterworks chorus in performances this weekend.  Listen.  Download.

Soprano Laura Aguero and tenor Cameron Schutza where finalists in last year's Lois Alba Competition for Singers and they join Ms. Alba and KUHF's St, John Flynn for a preview of the current competition in KUHF's Studio 3-C.  Listen.  Download.

Soprano Melissa Givens and counter-tenor Gerrod Pagenkopf  "duke it out" in KUHF's Performance Studio. They will do the same on stage in the Hobby Center as parts of the Ars Lyrica program Dueling Diva's. KUHF's St. John Flynn hosts.  Listen.  Download.