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Listen Youthful Sensations in Cincinnati

March 5, 2008 – From a teen sax trio to a 60-voice youth choir, young musicians shine in Cincinnati.


Listen Delicious Musical Creations in Boston

February 27, 2008 – In Boston, musical teens cook up a variety of tasty offerings from Sarasate to Schulhoff.


Listen Classical Kids Shine in New England

February 13, 2008 – In Boston, eight gifted young musicians show off their virtuosity in impressive performances.


Listen Plucked, Bowed, and Hammered Strings Onstage in Florida

January 30, 2008 – Nimble-fingered young musicians play plucked, bowed, and hammered strings with aplomb in Florida.


Listen Wagner, High Notes, and a Ghost in Atlanta

January 16, 2008 – Teen musicians in Atlanta prove their talent both as soloists and orchestral players.


Listen Teen Talent Takes the Spotlight in Columbus

January 2, 2008 – A lone pianist and 10 string players take the stage in Columbus, Ohio's Southern Theatre.


Listen Young Musicians Perform in Mechanics Hall

December 26, 2007 – On its 150th anniversary, a venerable venue hosts teen talent in works from Brahms to Harbison.


Listen Young Musicians Flourish in Philadelphia

December 19, 2007 – For a young, classical musician, Philadelphia's vibrant musical climate provides a great setting.


Listen Big Talent Lights Up the Big Sky

December 12, 2007 – Montana's natural beauty sets the stage for talented young musicians' spirited performances.


Listen Young Musicians Excel in Aspen

December 5, 2007 – A venerable Rocky Mountain music venue inspires the performances of talented international teens.


Listen Young Musicians Show Versatility in Vermont

November 28, 2007 – Young musicians from around the country gather in Vermont to show off their outstanding skills.


Read Fiddler Mark O'Connor Teams Up with Young Texans

November 21, 2007 – Composer and fiddler Mark O'Connor joins forces with talented young musicians in San Antonio, Texas.

Listen Talented Teens Shine at Ravinia

November 14, 2007 – From a soulful meditation to upbeat Cafe Music, young musicians give passionate performances.


Listen Teens Tackle Stravinsky at Interlochen

November 7, 2007 – Arts Academy students play works ranging from a polka to music from Stravinsky's Firebird.


Listen Teen Guitarists Meet Their Idol

October 31, 2007 – Young musicians take inspiration from teachers and from music itself.


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