This week’s program begins with music from a LIVE performance in 1988 in Europe in STEPHANE GRAPELLI’S eightieth year.
What a delight to find this performance preserved on YOU TUBE. STEPHANE GRAPELLI & DJANGO REINHARDT:
The original FLECKTONES are back. Let’s go behind the scenes:
Yo-Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer, Chris Thile & Stuart Duncan perform three tunes from THE GOAT RODEO SESSIONS ALBUM in the NPR Offices:
2 CELLOS are Luka Sulic and Stjepan Hauser. With over 5 million hits on YouTube in less than 3 months, their passionate, dueling cellos version of Michael Jackson’s “Smooth Criminal” has taken the world by storm and launched their careers:
NEXT WEEK NINA SIMONE!