Lubbock, TX / 90
From the Top comes to you from the plains of West Texas, on the campus of Texas Tech University in Lubbock. You’ll hear Villa-Lobos played by an outstanding 10-year-old guitarist and Handel sung by a talented tenor.
You’ll also meet a sibling duo whose favorite activity is driving each other bonkers, and Roving Reporter Hayley Goldbach will introduce you to “SABBRS — Strategic Anti-Big Brother Response Systems.”
Performers and Repertoire:
Flutist Sasha Haft, 12, and violinist Maximilian Haft, 18, from Sacramento, CA, perform the Allegro from Sonata in G Major by Georg Philipp Telemann
Tenor Christopher Tiesi, 15, from Osprey, FL, performs “Where’er You Walk” by George Frideric Handel
Trio Scheherazade (cellist Peter Chung, 18, from Marietta, GA; pianist/composer Sarah Gibson, 17, from Alpharetta, GA; and violinist Sarah Hao, 18, from Duluth, GA) performs Trio No. 1 for Violin, Cello, and Piano, 1st mvt. by Sarah Gibson
Pianist Christopher O’Riley performs “Gagging Order” by Radiohead, arranged O’Riley
Saxophonist Davis Jones, 16, from Austin, TX, performs Concertino de Camera by Jacques Ibert
Guitarist Timothy Callobre, 10, from Pasadena, CA. performs Chôros No. 1 by Hector Villa-Lobos
Timothy Callobre performs Spanish Dance No. 5 by Enrique Granados (closing of program)
- Monday, May 24, 2004
- Monday, November 17, 2003
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