Radio Show Archive

 

Show 106 | Boston, Massachusetts

On this week's show, you'll hear outstanding musicians from 13 to 18 years old, including a fantastic trio from New York City playing the music of Astor Piazzolla and a fabulous violinist from Cape Cod, Massachusetts playing Bartok's Rhapsody No. 1. ...read more...

Show 105 | Dallas, Texas

Texas beckons and From the Top comes a-calling! This week's show comes to you from Brookhaven College in Dallas, where you'll hear talented kids from 11 to 18, including the winner of the gold at the International Choir Olympics and the wonderful teenage percussion ensemble that won ...read more...

Show 104 | Albuquerque, New Mexico

This week, From the Top is in New Mexico at the Simms Center for the Performing Arts at Albuquerque Academy. You'll hear a teenage cellist performing from the Bach Cello Suites, a young oboist playing a dazzling montage of themes from an opera by Donizetti ...read more...

Show 103 | Winchester, Virginia

From Armstrong Concert Hall at Shenandoah University in Winchester, Virginia, this week's From the Top features outstanding musicians from 12 to 18, including a young guitarist from Stafford, Virginia performing a spicy piece of Spanish guitar music and a playful teenage chamber ensemble ...read more...

Show 102 | Boston, Massachusetts

This week, renowned violinist Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg joins outstanding teenage musicians as our special guest. She performs the wonderful Scherzo from Robert Schumann’s Piano Quintet with them, and, you’ll also hear a 17-year-old violist from Massachusetts play Bach ...read more...

Show 101 | Minneapolis, Minnesota

This episode of From the Top comes to you from the biennial Convention MENC: The National Association of Music Education in Minneapolis, Minnesota. You'll hear a young baritone from Texas singing Schubert and a teenage ensemble from Chicago ...read more...

Show 100 | Chattanooga, Tennessee

From the Top is in Chattanooga, Tennessee this week, featuring talented teens aged 16–18. You'll hear the beautiful Sicilienne from Faure's "Pelléas et Mélisande" played for you by a young flutist from Jonesboro, and the Paganini Cantabile in D performed by a violinist from Knoxville. ...read more...

Show 099 | Louisville, Kentucky

From the Top is in Bluegrass Country introducing audiences to some wonderful young performers from this music rich area. You'll be treated to Symphony No.2 in D Major performed by The Youth Performing Arts School Philharmonia and Richard Cioffari's lively "Fagotten March" ...read more...

Show 098 | Boston, Massachusetts

From New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall, this week's program features talented performers aged 13–18, including a flutist from Kentucky performing from George Enesco's Cantabile et Presto and a chamber ensemble from the Juilliard School's Pre-College Division ...read more...

Show 097 | Iowa City, Iowa

This week, From the Top is in America’s heartland at the University of Iowa in Iowa City. You'll hear the works of three contemporary American composers — Paul Schoenfield, Dominic Argento, and Paul Creston — and you'll hear a lot about American parents from today's young performers. ...read more...