KIDS & FAMILIES
From the Top - NPR's showcase for young musicians, hosted by pianist Christopher O'Riley - tapes a live recording in its hometown concert hall. Now celebrating its twelfth year on the air, From the Top's mix of serious music, lighthearted skits, and informal interviews spotlights the talent and passion of extraordinary young musicians ages 8-18. The program, which will be taped for national broadcast and heard locally on 99.5 All Classical, will feature outstanding young artists from Boston and beyond. From the Top's 2011-12 National Tour is sponsored by U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management.