The Front Row

“The Family Reunion” (video)

Venerable choral composer, conductor and arranger Alice Parker tells us about her folk opera, The Family Reunion, which will have its regional premiere at Houston Baptist University. The Director of the HBU School of Music, John Yarrington, joins us also, and his singers perform selections from Ms. Parker’s work in the studio.

Alice Parker and John Yarrington talk with St.John Flynn.

A quartet of singers from Houston Baptist University’s production of Alice Parker’s “backyard opera,” The Family Reunion, perform “A Long Time Ago” in the Geary Performance Studio.