Classical KUSC | From The Top with Christopher O'Riley



From the Top with Christopher O'Riley

Sundays at 6 p.m.

From the Top is hosted by Christopher O'Riley and celebrates the passion, dedication and personal stories of the nation's outstanding young classical musicians. Through entertaining live events and outreach programs, these performers inspire the pursuit of excellence and encourage participation in the arts as an integral part of a vibrant and civil society.

KUSC Local Vocals High School Choir Competition

Next time on From The Top

May 3rd at 6 p.m.: This week’s program was recorded at the Aspen Music Festival and School in Aspen, Colorado, where many of the world’s top young musicians come to study during the summer. An outstanding teenage violinist from Shanghai triumphs in his performance of one of the most difficult and virtuosic pieces written for unaccompanied violin, and we’ll meet a young flutist with a moving story about being adopted as an 18-year-old into a new family.

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