NPR’s From the Top with Host Christopher O’Riley: Bowling Green, Ohio / Show 277

Saturday, September 28, 2013  |  Kobacker Hall  |  Presented by Bowling Green State University College of Musical Arts


From Bowling Green, Ohio, this week’s show features one of the country’s strongest teenage string quartets performing the music of Edvard Grieg and a young composer who’s written an adventuresome piece with four movements inspired by the four ancient elements: earth, water, air, and fire. You’ll also hear a 15-year-old pianist who, in his spare time, invented a new chemical solution for protecting the public monuments of his home city, Houston, Texas.

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  • Monday, November 4, 2013

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