NPR’s From the Top: Fairfax, VA / Show 385

Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 8:00 PM  |  The Center for the Arts at George Mason University  |  Presented by Great Performances at Mason

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This week on NPR’s From the Top, the dynamic Anderson & Roe Piano Duo guest host the second of two episodes recorded in Fairfax, Virginia.


  • 15-year-old pianist who plays Schumann’s famous love song
  • 18-year-old violist who shares about her inspiring musical family
  • 17-year-old violinist with amazing performance advice
  • 17-year-old countertenor who sings a touching Handel aria
  • A piano duo performing the iconic “In the Hall of the Mountain King”

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Did you catch the first episode featuring Anderson & Roe? Click here to listen!


  • Guest Host: Anderson & Roe
    Known for their adrenalized performances, original compositions, and notorious music videos, Greg Anderson and Elizabeth Joy Roe aim to make classical music a relevant and powerful force around the world. Their five critically acclaimed albums have spent dozens of weeks at the top of the Billboard Classical Charts, while their Emmy-nominated, self-produced music videos have been viewed by millions on YouTube and at international film festivals.

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  • Monday, September 7, 2020
  • Monday, February 8, 2021
  • Monday, July 26, 2021
  • Monday, June 26, 2023

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