Radio Show Archive

 

Show 196 | Boston, Massachusetts

From Fraser Performance Studio at WGBH in Boston, we launch our 10th Anniversary season with this week's show. To celebrate, we welcome back a violinist who was on our show ten years ago, and who has since undertaken the task of "changing the world through music." ...read more...

Show 195 | Boston, Massachusetts

This week's From the Top comes to you from New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall in Boston, where a 17-year-old pianist from Washington, D. C. performs Prokofiev, a teenage harpist from Atlanta plays the music of Carlos Salzedo ...read more...

Show 194 | Buffalo, New York

This week, from Kleinhans Music Hall in Buffalo, New York, outstanding young musicians join forces with the great Buffalo Philharmonic under the direction of JoAnn Falletta. ...read more...

Show 193 | Mobile, Alabama

This week, from the Saenger Theater in Mobile, Alabama, our line-up of outstanding performers includes a 12-year-old pianist from performing Debussy's Clair de Lune, a teenage bassoonist who's emerged from a family of gospel musicians, and Mobile's Singing Children ...read more...

Show 192 | Indianapolis, Indiana

This week, from the Warren Performing Arts Center in Indianapolis, Indiana, our line-up includes a tuba-playing teen performing Vaughn Williams, an award-winning string quartet burning the house down with Bartok, and a piece of new music written and played by teenagers. ...read more...

Show 191 | Mesa, Arizona

This week, from the Ikeda Theater at the Mesa Arts Center, our line-up of outstanding performers includes a 13-year-old Arizona pianist playing Prokofiev, a brother and sister team from Philadelphia playing a piece by Zoltán Kodály, and a teenage violinist from Illinois ...read more...

Show 190 | Des Moines, Iowa

This week, from Hoyt Sherman Place in Des Moines, Iowa, our line-up of outstanding performers includes a 16-year-old violinist performing the music of Edward Elgar, a guitar quartet from Minneapolis performing an evocative piece by Ben Verdery, and a teenage baritone ...read more...

Show 189 | Cincinnati, Ohio

This week, from Music Hall in Cincinnati, Ohio, outstanding teenage musicians solo with the renowned Cincinnati Pops led by Maestro Erich Kunzel. Highlights include a 16-year-old cellist from Tallahassee performing David Popper's Hungarian Rhapsody ...read more...

Show 188 | Northfield, Massachusetts

This week, from the Rhodes Arts Center at the Northfield Mount Hermon School in Massachusetts, our line-up of outstanding performers includes a 14-year-old violinist from Connecticut playing a virtuosic set of variations on "Yankee Doodle" ...read more...

Show 187 | Boston, Massachusetts

On this week's episode, young musicians perform the music of one of America's most original and celebrated composers, William Bolcom. ...read more...