NPR’s From the Top: Boston, MA / Show 360

Sunday, October 14, 2018 at 2:00 PM  |  New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall  |  Presented by From the Top

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This week on From the Top, legendary jazz pianist Fred Hersch collaborates with young performers with guest host Yuga Cohler. We hear a teenage pianist join Hersch in a piano duo performance of Samuel Barber, an award-winning string quartet wows the audience with Mendelssohn, and a young cellist performs one of Hersch’s original compositions, “Bittersweet Tango”.


  • Guest Artist: Fred Hersch
    Fred is a legendary jazz pianist and author who has been nominated for 10 Grammy awards.
  • Guest Host: Yuga Cohler
    Yuga is the music director for the Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra and is an alum of NPR’s From the Top

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Release Dates

  • Monday, November 26, 2018
  • Monday, April 15, 2019

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The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
Carriage House Violins
Mass Cultural Council
Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism

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