As reported recently in NPR’s Deceptive Cadence, an 11 year old violinist named Dylan Hamme got to meet and play a duet with his music idol, Joshua Bell, on live national television no less. It seems he was busking on 5th Avenue near Rockefeller Center and was asked in to the NBC studio of the Today Show with Kathie Lee and Hoda.
Music Inspired by James Thurber
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Meet Peter Schickele, (aka PDQ Bach) as he discusses his inspiration for his 1994 â€œThurber Dogsâ€ â€“ a suite for orchestra based on James Thurberâ€™s work. Then go behind the scenes asÂ ProMusica revives this wonderful piece of music for the 25th Anniversary of theÂ Thurber House.