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From the Top with Host Christopher O'Riley

By NPR

From the Top, hosted by acclaimed concert pianist Christopher O'Riley, showcases the music, stories, and unique humor of America's best young classical musicians.

  1. 1.
    The genre bending string trio, Time for Three, performs an encore18 June 2018
    6:05
  2. 2.
    Show 346 | Boston MA18 June 2018
    1:03:36
  3. 3.
    Living with mental illness as a teen while pursuing great achievement in music11 June 2018
    9:21
  4. 4.
    Show 355 | New York NY11 June 2018
    1:03:27
  5. 5.
    Dynamics and Being Musically Conscious, a rehearsal Beethoven's Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 84 June 2018
    21:41
  6. 6.
    Show 345 | Reno NV4 June 2018
    1:03:25
  7. 7.
    A Young Composer Inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright28 May 2018
    14:05
  8. 8.
    Show 353 | San Francisco CA28 May 2018
    1:03:28
  1. 9.
    Interview with composer Zhou Long, winner of the 2011 Pulitzer Prize in Music21 May 2018
    14:50
  2. 10.
    Show 344 | East Stroudsburg PA21 May 2018
    1:04:21
  3. 11.
    Eduard Degas inspires a young composer14 May 2018
    11:22
  4. 12.
    Show 354 | Los Angeles CA14 May 2018
    1:02:11
  5. 13.
    10 questions for the great conductor Marin Alsop7 May 2018
    11:23
  6. 14.
    Show 343 | Purchase NY7 May 2018
    1:02:52
  7. 15.
    What a classical violinist can learn from Gypsy Jazz.30 April 2018
    8:30
  8. 16.
    Show 352 | Berkeley CA30 April 2018
    1:04:59
  9. 17.
    From the Top Alum, Conrad Tao23 April 2018
    17:04
  10. 18.
    Show 342 | Santa Barbara CA23 April 2018
    1:01:46
  11. 19.
    A brilliant teen guitarist who is a refugee from Iran shares his music & story.16 April 2018
    15:51
  12. 20.
    Show 351 | Las Vegas NV16 April 2018
    1:04:53
  13. 21.
    Piano Geek Discussion 19 April 2018
    19:48
  14. 22.
    Show 341 | Los Angeles CA9 April 2018
    1:01:52
  15. 23.
    The Rise of the Sax Quartet2 April 2018
    11:51
  16. 24.
    Show 350 | San Antonio TX2 April 2018
    1:05:05
  17. 25.
    Show 340 | Atlanta GA26 March 2018
    1:05:07
  18. 26.
    Chris talks Armenian music with superb teen violinist26 March 2018
    15:03
  19. 27.
    The Passion of Schumann according to Goldberg19 March 2018
    11:35
  20. 28.
    Show 349 | Boston MA19 March 2018
    1:03:44
  21. 29.
    Show HL-2612 March 2018
    1:13:39
  22. 30.
    How to write music when you feel stuck5 March 2018
    15:58
  23. 31.
    Show 339 | Miami FL5 March 2018
    1:01:37
  24. 32.
    Why does Chicago produce such amazing teenage chamber music?26 February 2018
    16:20
  25. 33.
    Show 348 | Highwood, IL26 February 2018
    1:04:31
  26. 34.
    From the Top Music Rehearsal / The Passion of Piazzolla19 February 2018
    25:28
  27. 35.
    Show 331 | Honolulu HI19 February 2018
    1:05:48
  28. 36.
    The making of a new Hawaiian opera12 February 2018
    11:50
  29. 37.
    Show 330 | Kea'au HI12 February 2018
    1:03:23
  30. 38.
    Getting into the musical weeds with Kirchner5 February 2018
    11:23
  31. 39.
    Show 329 | St Paul MN5 February 2018
    1:07:18
  32. 40.
    Married alums Peter Dugan and Kara Sainz sing Gershwin29 January 2018
    5:44
  33. 41.
    Show HL-27 | Highlights Show29 January 2018
    1:02:12
  34. 42.
    What's German about Nikolai Medtner22 January 2018
    12:28
  35. 43.
    Show 328 | Boston MA22 January 2018
    59:34
  36. 44.
    Listening to every single piece by Beethoven15 January 2018
    15:06
  37. 45.
    Show 347 | McLean VA15 January 2018
    1:01:39
  38. 46.
    A teenage pianist gives an exclusive sneak peek of her upcoming YA novel8 January 2018
    13:37
  39. 47.
    Show 338 | New York NY8 January 2018
    1:02:35
  40. 48.
    The genre bending string trio, Time for Three, performs an encore1 January 2018
    6:25
  41. 49.
    Show 346 | Boston MA1 January 2018
    1:03:57
  42. 50.
    Show 337 | York PA25 December 2017
    1:01:31

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