By Nick Hurt, In Tune
Texans In Tune is a segment of Marfa Public Radio’s Monday classical music program In Tune, featuring live performances with and conversations with students.
In this segment — which first aired on Monday, April 20 — host Nick Hurt speaks with the 14-year-old guitarist MeiYin Steadman.
Hurt and Steadman discuss being raised in a music school, her favorite composers, and what it’s like growing up as a young guitarist in Austin. For this show, Steadman plays works of J. S. Bach and Agustin Barrios. They were recorded live at the Orpheus Academy of Music in Austin.