This month, From the Top features a program recorded at the Chautauqua Institution in Western New York. More about that show at http://greenroom.fromthetop.org/2012/08/15/on-the-road-with-joanne-robinson-show-257-chautauqua-ny/ď»ż
5/5 From Hugh Hodgson Hall at the University of Georgia in Athens, GA, this broadcast features a local 19-year-old cellist as well as a trio from Minneapolis, Minnesota. Youâ€™ll also meet an 18-year-old guitarist from New York, a 17-year-old pianist from Madison, Wisconson, and a 17-year-old violinist from Overland Park, Kansas.
5/12 From the Military Child Education Coalition Conference in Grapevine, TX, at the Palace Theatre, this special episode features all kids with parents in the armed forces. Youâ€™ll hear a violist from Illinois, a clarinetist from Florida, a pianist from Virginia, a harpist who is currently living in Belgium, and a finale by the woodwind quintet from the United State Army Band â€śPershingâ€™s Ownâ€ť.
5/19 From the Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts in New Albany, OH, youâ€™ll meet a teenage percussionist with such huge, curly hair that a sparrow once built a nest in it. Youâ€™ll also hear a 16-year-old cellist perform the fanciful Capriccio by Lucas Foss.
5/26 From the countryâ€™s oldest day camp, Chautauqua Institution, where we are performing in the beautiful Chautauqua Amphitheater, youâ€™ll hear a young composer play piano for one of his own compositions with a talented violinist, as well as a talented 18-year-old soprano, a violinist from Illinois, a 13-year-old pianist, and a guitarist from Minnesota.ď»ż