NPR’s From the Top with Host Christopher O’Riley: Boston, Massachusetts / Show 267
This week’s From the Top comes to you from Fraser Performance Studio at WGBH in Boston, Massachusetts, where you’ll meet a young violinist who shared her music with her severely autistic brother and watched him use a song to be able to express his emotions for the very first time. You’ll also hear an outstanding soprano sing “The Lordly Hudson” by Ned Rorem, and hear a trio of teens play the vivacious final movement of the Brahms Second Piano Trio.
Performers & Repertoire
- Romance in F minor, Op.11 by Antonn Dvorak
- Hungarian Rhapsody No.11 in A minor, S.244 by Franz Liszt and an excerpt from his own "Twelve-tone Variations"
- "The Lordly Hudson" by Ned Rorem
- Romanian Folk Dances by Bela Bartok
- IV.Finale: Allegro giocoso from the Piano Trio No.2 in C major, Op.87 by Johannes Brahms
- Monday, August 26, 2013
- Monday, March 11, 2013
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