The Craig Fahle Show

DSO Conductor Teddy Abrams Talks Improv Classical Music

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Teddy Abrams, Assistant Conductor of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, discusses the significance of improvisation in classical music.

At 26, Abrams is preparing to become the youngest lead conductor of an orchestra in the nation. He will conduct the Louisville Orchestra starting this summer.

Listen to Abrams play improvisational piano at the top of the interview.