Originally published in The Weekly Packet, December 13, 2018
Blue Hill student to appear on NPR program
According to a news release from NPR, 17-year-old violinist Brandon Aponte of Blue Hill will appear on an upcoming episode of From the Top, the NPR radio program featuring America’s best young classical musicians. The show will air on Maine Public Classical on Saturday, December 22, at 5 p.m., and by podcast at fromthetop.org beginning December 17. The broadcast features performances and interviews with outstanding young musicians and guest host Orli Shaham and was taped before a live audience at Bowdoin College on October 17.