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Season 1: Episode 5

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From the Top at Carnegie Hall presents a piano extravaganza featuring Alice Burla, 10, one of the youngest students at Juilliard; Jeremy Jordan, 17, from Chicago; and 14-year-old Peng-Peng from New York City, in solo performances. Host Christopher O’Riley joins them for a spectacular four piano finale: Wagner’s famous “Ride of the Valkyries.”


Performer Bios

Jeremy Jordan Jeremy Jordan

Jeremy Jordan (piano), 17, is a senior at Payton College Prep in his hometown of Chicago. Winner of both the Chicago Jazz Institute Piano Competition and the Steinway Piano Competition, Jeremy spends his non-musical time doing community service projects, playing...

Peng-Peng Gong Peng-Peng Gong

Peng-Peng Gong (piano), 14, is in the 9th grade at the Professional Children’s School in his hometown of New York City, and studies music at the Juilliard School of Music. He appeared on PBS last spring in “Live From Lincoln...

Alice Burla Alice Burla

Alice Burla (piano), 10, from Hastings-on-Hudson, NY is home-schooled and studies piano with Oxana Yablonskaya at the Juilliard School Pre-College Division. In addition to piano, Alice sings in a choir at Juilliard and enjoys dancing, swimming and playing with her...

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