Tune in for a nightly mix that spans the centuries.
- Nimet Habachy
Does the discipline and dedication required to serve in our nation’s armed forces have anything in common with the discipline and dedication required to become a skilled classical musician? All of the kids on today’s show would say, "Yes." This week, From the Top is in Grapevine, Texas, where we'll showcase talented young musicians who've grown up in America's proud military families. The show was taped in collaboration with the Military Child Education Coalition.
Performance Today, hosted by Fred Child, features live concerts from concert halls around the globe and from the American Public Media studios, as well as interviews, news and features.
The Strauss family was made up of four talented musicians who dominated music in Vienna for much of the 19th century. This week on Classics for Kids, learn about this amazing family and its beautiful music.
The National Symphony Orchestra, led by Christoph Eschenbach, caps the Spring for Music festival with a tribute to the late cellist and conductor Mstislav Rostropovich.
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