Radio Show Archive

 

Show 126 | Boston, Massachusetts

This week, from New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall in Boston, we feature outstanding musicians from 11 to 18, including a teenage horn trio from Chicago playing Brahms and a very young cellist from here in Boston playing Saint-Saens. ...read more...

Show 125 | Winona Lake, Indiana

From the Top ventures to the heartland and the charming village in Winona, Indiana for a show that features outstanding musicians from 15 to 18 years old, including a young pianist from Maryland performing one of Alberto Ginastera's Argentine Dances and a fun-loving ...read more...

Show 124 | Boston, Massachusetts

From the Top comes to you from New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall this week and includes a duo of brothers performing an original composition, an 18-year-old flutist playing the Carmen "Fantaisie" and our first two Jack Kent Cooke Young Artists, who will each receive $10,000 ...read more...

Show 123 | San Antonio, Texas

From the Top is in the Lone Star State as guests of the San Antonio Symphony. Among this week's musicians, you'll meet a pianist from Quebec who portrays "the cowboy with the strangest accent in all the west" in one of the show’s silliest skits ever ...read more...

Show 122 | Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

This week's show comes to you from the Kimmel Center for Performing Arts in Philadelphia, a city overflowing with great young musicians. All of the performers featured study in the area, either at the Settlement Music School or at Temple University's Music Preparatory Division. ...read more...

Show 121 | New York City, New York

This show, presented by Young Audiences, features famed violinist Joshua Bell as our special guest. He performs the music of Ernest Chausson with a teenage string quartet, and you'll learn what he has in common with a young violinist ...read more...

Show 120 | Norfolk, Virginia

This week, From the Top comes to you from the Harrison Opera House in Norfolk as guests of Young Audiences of Virginia and the Virginia Arts Festival. You'll hear musicians from 11 to 18 years old, including a very young pianist performing Debussy ...read more...

Show 119 | Boston, Massachusetts

Broadcast from venerable Symphony Hall in Boston, this week's show features teenage musicians, all students at Walnut Hill, the famous arts school just outside of Boston. You'll hear the finale of the Beethoven Rasumovsky Quartet, the opening scene of Mozart's The Magic Flute, and ...read more...

Show 118 | Savannah, Georgia

This week, From the Top is in beautiful Savannah, Georgia as guests of the Savannah Music Festival. You'll meet outstanding musicians from 13 to 18 and hear a variety of unusual and wonderful music, all from the twentieth century, including pieces by American composer John Corigliano ...read more...

Show 117 | Louisville, Kentucky

From the Top is in bluegrass country this week, broadcasting from Comstock Concert Hall at the University of Louisville. Musicians aged 10 through 18 are featured, including a superb teenage violinist from Washington who plays Sarasate. The Louisville Youth Orchestra takes the stage ...read more...