Tune in for a nightly mix that spans the centuries.
- Nimet Habachy
This week, From the Top comes to you from the National Educators Association Annual Meeting at the Arie Crown Theater in Chicago, where you'll hear a 17-year-old violist play the music of William Walton, an 18-year-old baritone sing from Songs of Travel by Ralph Vaughn Williams and scenes from Stravinksy's "The Soldier’s Tale" performed by teenagers from Chicago and one very cool teacher.
America's most robust export is its art and culture. But as with many things that become customary, our ubiquitous expressions seem less vibrant and prophetic here at home.