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From the Top: March 2018 - with Rochester area soprano Emily Helenbrook

Mar 1, 2018

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Soprano Emily Helenbrook was featured when Rochester hosted From the Top in March 2014.  On the March 18th "Best of..." broadcast, we'll hear her again, or you can hear her in this video where she sings García-Abril: Pero me quede sin ti at the Tippet Rise Art Center Barn with pianist Christopher O'Riley.

3/4       From Highwood, Illinois Program TBA

3/11      From Miami, Florida we hear a talented local teenager perform the music of Schumann and enjoy his stories of growing up in the Cuban community of Miami. We’ll also hear an eleven-year-old pianist who performs two works by Chopin, and a violinist performs the beautiful and dramatic second movement from César Franck’s Sonata for Violin and Piano.

3/18      This highlights program celebrates some of the best performances by young people From the Top has presented over the past couple of seasons. An irresistibly charming 11-year-old violinist performs the music of Claude Debussy, teenage soprano Emily Helenbrook (Alexander, NY) describes her charmed meeting with the great opera diva, Renee Fleming, and we’ll hear one of the greatest young trumpet players we’ve ever had on the program perform Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue.

3/25      From our home at Jordan Hall – Program TBA