The Front Row

The Front Row, Wednesday, 07/01/2009

Today, we focus our attention on the Lone Star State's most highly-regarded summer training camp for pre-professional musicians, the International Festival-Institute at Round Top. We chat with the bright, young Canadian conductor, Jean-Marie Zeitouni, who has returned to central Texas to conduct this Saturday's orchestral concert on Festival Hill, a pairing of Beethoven's Seventh Symphony and Bartók's Concerto for Orchestra …

Jean-Marie Zeitouni, Associate Conductor of the Montreal-based Baroque ensemble, Les Violons du Roy, speaks with “The Front Row’s” Catherine Lu. Saturday night at 8:00PM in the Festival Concerto Hall in Round Top, Texas, Mister Zeitouni leads the Texas Festival Orchestra in performances of Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony and Bartók’s Concerto for Orchestra. Listen. Download**Extended Interview**