Airs Saturdays at 6 am on WQXR.
Hosted by acclaimed pianist Christopher O’Riley, each program presents five high-caliber performances along with interviews, sketches and games, revealing the heart and soul behind extraordinary young musicians.
From the Top is taped before live audiences in concert halls from Boston to Honolulu. Over the years some of the most prominent figures in classical music have appeared alongside young talent on From the Top. These guest artists include Yo-Yo Ma, Hilary Hahn, Bobby McFerrin, Midori, Béla Fleck and many more.