NPR’s From the Top with Host Christopher O’Riley: Abilene, Texas / 223
This week, our show in Abilene, Texas proves that the pipe organ isn’t just for church anymore as two of the best teenage organists in America play 20th and 21st century concert music. Also, a 16-year old cellist plays Tchaikovsky, and we’ll meet a 12-year-old pianist from here in Abilene and get a glimpse inside her worry box.
Performers & Repertoire
"Everyone Dance" by Calvin Hampton
Pezzo Capriccioso, Op. 62 by Pyotr Illyich Tchaikovsky
Etude in F major, Op. 72, No. 6 by Moritz Moszkowski
“Ilijas” by Nebojsa Zivkovic
“Howl’s Moving Castle” from the Hayao Miyazaki film with music by Joe Hisaishi, arr. Eric Fricke
Monday, July 4, 2011
Monday, December 27, 2010
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