Yolanda Kondonassis http://tpr.org en Video: New Harp Release Focuses On American Composers http://tpr.org/post/video-new-harp-release-focuses-american-composers <p>Harpist <a href="http://www.yolandaharp.com/"><strong>Yolanda Kondonassis</strong></a> grew up in Oklahoma. She made her debut (at age 18!) with the New York Philharmonic and Zubin Mehta, and has since toured worldwide, with every major orchestra. On top of her busy schedule, Yolanda heads the harp department at the Cleveland Institute of Music and Oberlin College Conservatory, and has even written a children's book about conservation (see the related story below).</p> Tue, 25 Jun 2013 13:44:00 +0000 John Clare 13732 at http://tpr.org Video: New Harp Release Focuses On American Composers Updated: Last Weekend Of Public Radio Music Month At KPAC! http://tpr.org/post/updated-last-weekend-public-radio-music-month-kpac <p><strong>Update: (April 24 at 2:00 p.m.)</strong> We start the homestretch of Public Radio Music Month with an encore airing of <a href="http://tpr.org/post/hear-5-browns-live-boerne" target="_blank">The Five Browns Live in Boerne</a> on Saturday, April 27&nbsp; at 7 p.m.</p><p>On Sunday, April 28 at noon, David Mairs from the Mid Texas Symphony kicks off a day of guest DJs.</p><p><strong>Sunday's schedule:</strong></p> Mon, 01 Apr 2013 17:33:26 +0000 John Clare 8894 at http://tpr.org Updated: Last Weekend Of Public Radio Music Month At KPAC! Yolanda Kondonassis With a New CD and New Environmental Book for Children http://tpr.org/post/yolanda-kondonassis-new-cd-and-new-environmental-book-children <p></p><p>Yolanda Kondonassis is celebrating 20 years of recording with a new compilation of her recordings, a Best of – available on Azica records. She is also celebrating Earthday with a new book, Our House is Round – a children’s guide to environmental care.</p><p>“I believe that age when young children learn about music or the environment can lead to great habits,” she said, speaking about both releases.</p><p>Kondonassis will be in Texas next year playing Ginastera!</p> Thu, 19 Apr 2012 20:43:34 +0000 John Clare 824 at http://tpr.org Yolanda Kondonassis With a New CD and New Environmental Book for Children