Radio Show Archive

 

Show 221 | Boston, Massachusetts

This week we broadcast from New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall where we learn what's it like to grow up in a family with three generations of serious classical musicians. ...read more...

Show 220 | Davenport, IA

We’re in Davenport, Iowa, and this week we’re going to talk both collaboration and conflict with a major-competition-winning teenage string quartet. You’ll also hear a killer percussion piece played by 15-year-olds from Chicago ...read more...

Show 219 | Saint Paul, Minnesota

Coming to you from the Young Artist World Piano Festival taking place on the campus of Bethel University in St. Paul, Minnesota, this week's From the Top features some of the best young pianists in America demonstrating pretty much everything the piano can possibly do. ...read more...

Show 218 | Gettysburg, PA

This week, from the Gettysburg Festival in Pennsylvania, our line-up of outstanding performers includes a 15-year-old pianist from New Jersey performing Liszt and an 18-year-old tuba player from the Atlanta area who is descended from Nigerian royalty! ...read more...

Show 217 | Boston, MA

This week, from Symphony Hall in Boston, outstanding young musicians solo with the Boston Pops, conducted by Keith Lockhart. You’ll hear a teenage cellist perform the Finale of the Symphony No. 1 by Shostakovich ...read more...

Show 216 | Ames, Iowa

This week, from the Fisher Theater at Iowa State University in Ames, our line-up of outstanding performers includes a 16-year-old pianist from Massachusetts performing the music of Igor Stravinsky, an incredible octet from Ohio performing Mendelssohn ...read more...

Show 215 | Portland, Maine

This week, from Merrill Auditorium in Portland, Maine, our line-up of outstanding performers includes two sisters from Maine performing from Bach's Double Violin Concerto, a 14-year-old harpist from New Hampshire who was originally attracted to her instrument through an inexplicable force ...read more...

Show 214 | Iowa City, Iowa

This week, from the Englert Theater in Iowa City, Iowa our line-up of outstanding performers includes a 14-year-old pianist from nearby Coralville performing Chopin, an 18-year-old from Ann Arbor, Michigan who plays ...read more...

Show 213 | Burlington, Vermont

This week, from the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts in Burlington, Vermont, our line-up of outstanding performers includes a 21-year-old alumna who returns to our stage after winning last year's Metropolitan Opera National Council Audition ...read more...

Show 212 | Boston, Massachusetts

This week, from New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall in Boston, our line-up of outstanding performers includes a 14-year-old pianist from nearby Dorchester playing the music of Mendelssohn and the Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra playing the foreboding overture to Mozart's Don Giovanni ...read more...