Meet “young musicians who will knock your socks off” (NBC’s “Today”) when From the Top, the preeminent showcase for young musicians heard weekly on WCRB 99.5, tapes its NPR radio show at New England Conservatory’s Jordan Hall in Boston. This recording of the popular NPR program hosted by acclaimed pianist Christopher O'Riley will feature amazing performances and captivating personal stories of extraordinary young musicians from across the country. Featured on the show will be 12-year-old violinist Maria Lakisova from Vernon Hills, Illinois, who is a student at Midwest Young Artists, and 17-year-old pianist Yun-Chih Hsu from New York, New York, who is a student at the Juiiliard Pre-College Division. Also featured will be the Snitzer String Quartet from the Settlement Music School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, including violinist Carolyn Semes, violinist Beatrice Hsieh, violist Joseph Burke, and cellist Zachary Mowitz. More performer and repertoire information to be announced.