The Front Row

The Front Row – Ars Lyrica Houston

Artistic Director Matthew Dirst and record producer Keith Weber talk about Ars Lyrica Houston’s CD of Johann Adolphe Hasse’s Marc Antonio e Cleopatra, recently nominated for the Grammy Award for “Best Opera Recording”!

Host St.John Flynn chats with our two guests about Ars Lyrica’s Grammy-nominated recording, and we listen to excerpts from the opera-serenade, Mark Antony and Cleopatra, which features soprano Ava Pine and mezzo-soprano Jaime Barton.


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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