NPR’s From the Top: Interlochen, MI / Show 368
From the Top comes to Interlochen Center for the Arts. Buy tickets now.
- Guest Host: Damon Gupton
Actor Damon Gupton, known for appearing in TV series including Criminal Minds, Bates Motel and Black Lightning, as well as films such as La La Land and Whiplash, is also an accomplished orchestral conductor.
- Pianist: Michelle Cann
Concert pianist and From the Top alumna Michelle Cann is a young artist with a deep musical commitment to performing a wide range of repertoire throughout the US and to bringing the arts to local communities.
Performers & Repertoire
- I. Prelude. Allegro moderato from the Tuba Concerto by Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
- Pezzo Capriccioso by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893), with Michelle Cann, piano
- Shared Space by Ivan Trevino (b.1983)
- Selections from Swan Lake, Op. 20 by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893), conducted by guest host, Damon Gupton
- II. Allegro scherzando from the Sonata for Bassoon and Piano by Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921), with Michelle Cann, piano
- Danzón No. 2 by Arturo Márquez (b.1950), conducted by Dr. Leslie B. Dunner
- Monday, May 6, 2019
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Support Provided By
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
The Interlochen Percussion Ensemble’s appearance is supported by Associated Chamber Music Players (ACMP)