The Front Row

The Front Row, Monday, 10/6/2008

We meet world-renowned Lebanese-born French organist, Naji Hakim. Two awarding-winning authors stop by: Anne Enright & Ann Patchett. And members of the KUHF Chamber Ensemble chat about some engaging 20th- and 21st-century works.

Flutist & KUHF Development Director Victor Kendall, violist Jake Sustaita and pianist & UH Professor Timothy Hester talk about, and sample music from, the avant-garde American composers featured on this evening’s KUHF Chamber Ensemble Recital at The Menil Collection.  Listen  Download

One of France’s leading organists, Dr. Naji Hakim (pictured above), chats with producer Bob Stevenson about The Mystery and Art of Improvisation, which he explores in a lecture this evening and in two recitals this Tuesday and Wednesday evenings at Rice University.  Listen  Download

Host St.John Flynn chats with the two distinguished authors, who kick off the 2008-2009 Inprint Margarett Root Brown Reading Series this evening at the Hobby Center:  Ireland’s Anne Enright & American novelist Ann PatchettListen  Download


Catherine Lu

Catherine Lu

Content Producer & Announcer

While growing up in Chicago and Houston, Catherine’s love for art, music and creative writing was influenced by her teachers and parents. She was once concertmaster of the Clear Lake High School Orchestra and a four-time violinist of the Texas All-State Symphony. A graduate of the University of Chicago, Catherine...

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