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Meet violist Dillon Scott on From the Top in July (7/10 @ 5pm)

Violist Dillon Scott wearing a blue checked shirt, holds his viola and leans against a building wall outside.
Dillon Scott
North Penn student Dillon Scott performs on NPR’s podcast ‘From the Top’ the week of January 3 2022, playing the viola.

Violist Dillon Scott is principal violist of the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra. You can follow Scott’s Instagram account to see more of his work at @dill_onviola

7/3 From the Merit School of Music in Chicago, co-host & clarinetist Alex Laing and Peter Dugan perform Weber’s Clarinet concerto. We’ll also hear from flutist Anika Veda perform jusic of Valerie Coleman; oboist Zachary Allen performs music by Althea Talbot-Howard; violinist Emma Servadio plays Clara Schumann, and pianist Son Duong performs Chopin.

7/10 Violist Dillon Scott who has a talent for astronomy performs the music of Johannes Brahms, violinist Ethan Yang performs music from John Corigliano’s “Red Violin Caprices,” and pianist Daniela Liebman, who’s already touring the world as a professional, performs Chopin’s Ballade No. 3. We also hear cellist Elora Kares and oboist Daniel Choi.

7/17 Violinist Tessa Lark co-hosts this week and provides some coaching to violinist Bobby Boogyeom Park in music of Bartok. We also hear pianist Brandon Hwang; bassoonist Nathan Shepherd; oboist Spencer Rubin; and guitarist Daniela Santiago.

7/24 A collection of show highlights over the years, including violinist Charlotte Marckx, guitarist Parsa Sabet, pianist Samuel Glicklich, harpist Priyanka Gohal, Duo Appassionato, and baritone Preston Jones.

7/31 From the Yamaha Artist Service space in NYC, we hear pianist Tyler Kim play Beethoven; cellist Christy Choi plays Rachmaninoff; violinist Hannah Park plays Wieniawski; flutist Rodrigo Rodriguez and The Stars Aligned Quartet, composed of the Breshear siblings.

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