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Jupiter from The Planets performed on organ, From the Top, July 2020

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From the Top performers in Morristown, NJ

This month From the Top presents two shows from the Presbyterian Church in Morristown, NJ, featuring an organ transcription of Jupiter from The Planets by Gustav Holst. (7/19 broadcast) Peter Dugan hosts.

7/5        Guest host pianist Orli Shaham leads this week’s episode from Bowdoin College in Maine with a dynamic sibling-guitar-duo from California and a sensational teenage pianist performing Brahms.

7/12      The duo of Michael Thurber and Tessa Lark guest co-host with a teenage trumpet player who has overcome major hardships in his home country of Macedonia to pursue music, an 11-yeaer-old pianist who performs Chopin, and the award-winning Kalico String Quartet.

7/19      From the Presbyterian Church in Morristown, New Jersey, pianist Peter Dugan hosts a program that features an imaginative piece composed by a 17-year-old composer, an exuberant performance of Café Music, and Gustav Holst’s magnificent Jupiter from The Planets performed on organ.

7/26      From the Presbyterian Church in Morristown, New Jersey, pianist & host Peter Dugan brings together a pianist from New Jersey who was influenced by his mother’s struggles to a young Guatemalan-American vocalist who has overcome obstacles to get where he is today.