Radio Show Archive

 

Show 026 | Sarasota, Florida

This week, from the National Youth Orchestra Festival in Sarasota, Florida, you'll hear a special episode of our show featuring five of the country's best youth orchestras, including the Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra, the American Youth Philharmonic from the Washington, DC area ...read more...

Show 025 | Boston, Massachusetts

This week, from New England Conservatory in Boston, From the Top features a 13-year-old composer who plays with such zest and joy it's infectious, a very young trio performing Beethoven, and renowned baritone Jubilant Sykes, who performs ...read more...

Show 024 | Boston, Massachusetts

This week, from New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall in Boston, we'll hear five outstanding musicians, including a 17-year-old performing part of the Saint-Saëns Clarinet Sonata, a teenage ensemble performing a movement from the Shostakovich Piano Trio ...read more...

Show 023 | Boston, Massachusetts

This week's episode features a beautiful and diverse series of pieces including the Brahms Quintet for Piano and Strings performed by a group of teenagers whose members come from four different countries. ...read more...

Show 022 | Lake Buena Vista, Florida

Famed fiddler Mark O'Connor jams with From the Top's great young musicians this week at the Disney Institute Performance Center in Florida. We hear several of Mr. O'Connor's compositions, including Stings and Threads arranged for fiddle and horn ...read more...

Show 021 | St. Paul, Minnesota

This week, From the Top presents the best of Minnesota in a broadcast from the Great American History Theatre in Saint Paul. We meet a brilliant 12-year-old violinist who’s also a budding expert in nanotechnology. ...read more...

Show 020 | St. Paul, Minnesota

This week, from the Great American History Theater in St. Paul, Minnesota, we'll hear outstanding young musicians from the Minnesota area. An 18-year-old soprano performs Handel, a young string quartet plays Haydn, and a 17-year-old harpist plays Hindemith ...read more...

Show 019 | Boston, Massachusetts

This week, from New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall in Boston, we meet a wonderful 17-year-old soprano whose love for Mozart is only surpassed by her love for her lipstick-red VW Beetle. We hear a beautifully lyrical performance of Wayne Barlow's The Winter's Passed ...read more...

Show 018 | Boston, Massachusetts

This week, from Jordan Hall at New England Conservatory in Boston, you'll hear a 16-year-old pianist from New Jersey performing Debussy's L'isle Joyeuse, a teenage string quartet from the Chicago area performing Prokofiev, and a 15-year-old saxophonist, originally from Russia ...read more...

Show 017 | New York, New York

This week, from Carnegie Hall in New York City, you'll hear five outstanding musicians, including a 12-year-old violinist from New Jersey playing from the Paganini Sonata No. 12 in E minor, a teenage flute trio from the New York area playing the Martinu Madrigal Sonata, ...read more...