Eastman School of Music Rising Stars

Eastman School of Music Rising Stars

Fri, 11/13/2015 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Backstage Pass shines the spotlight on three rising stars of the string program at the Eastman School of Music.

On Friday, November 13 at 1 p.m. on Classical 91.5, guitarist Thomas Torrisi, from Nicholas Goluses' studio; violinist Yip Wai (Marco) Chow, from Robin Scott's studio; and cellist Laura Andrade, from Steven Doane and Rosemary Elliott's studio join host Julia Figueras to chat and perform works by Rak, Schumann, and Dvorak.  All three will be appearing in a showcase at Hatch Recital Hall on Sunday, November 15. James VanDemark, Professor of Double Bass and Chair of the Strings, Harp, and Guitar Department, will join them in conversation. 

Backstage Pass is a monthly live performance program that gives listeners the backstage experience of meeting local and visiting artists. An encore of this broadcast airs Sunday,November 15 at 1 p.m. on Classical 91.5.