Show 360: Feat Jazz Pianist Fred Hersch and Guest Host Yuga Cohler This week on From the Top, legendary jazz pianist Fred Hersch collaborates with young performers with guest host Yuga Cohler. We hear a teenage pianist join Hersch in a piano duo performance of Samuel Barber, an award-winning string quartet wows the audience with Mendelssohn, and a young cellist performs one of Hersch's original compositions, "Bittersweet Tango". PERFORMERS: 14-year-old violinist Hina Khuong-Huu, 17-year-old pianist Avik Sarkar, The Kairos String Quartet, 19-year-old cellist Lydia Rhea.
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Show 360: Feat Jazz Pianist Fred Hersch and Guest Host Yuga Cohler

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Show 360: Feat Jazz Pianist Fred Hersch and Guest Host Yuga Cohler

Show 360: Feat Jazz Pianist Fred Hersch and Guest Host Yuga Cohler

Show 360: Feat Jazz Pianist Fred Hersch and Guest Host Yuga Cohler

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This week on From the Top, legendary jazz pianist Fred Hersch collaborates with young performers with guest host Yuga Cohler. We hear a teenage pianist join Hersch in a piano duo performance of Samuel Barber, an award-winning string quartet wows the audience with Mendelssohn, and a young cellist performs one of Hersch's original compositions, "Bittersweet Tango". PERFORMERS: 14-year-old violinist Hina Khuong-Huu, 17-year-old pianist Avik Sarkar, The Kairos String Quartet, 19-year-old cellist Lydia Rhea.