Archive for 2016

Martinez’s powerful performance lifts Houston Grand Opera’s “Faust” – Oct 29, 2016

Roiling flames on the curtain greeted the audience Friday night. But …

Russian romance opens Dallas Opera season with Tchaikovsky’s “Onegin” – Oct 29, 2016

Dallas Opera opened its season Friday night with Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin …

Voices of Change offers bracing Chinese music, old and new – Oct 25, 2016

For nearly half a century, Voices of Change has introduced new …

Vibrant singing opens HGO’s season in style with comic “Elixir” – Oct 22, 2016

Last spring’s Siegfried may still be echoing in the ears of …

Hadelich brings emotional intensity to Dallas Symphony’s romantic program – Oct 14, 2016

        Whether Thursday night’s concert by the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and music …

Worlds collide harmoniously with Bartok and Brahms from van Zweden, Wang and DSO – Oct 07, 2016

Apart from scheduling necessities, it’s hard to figure out exactly what …

From Adams to Prokofiev, van Zweden and DSO deliver the light and dark – Sep 30, 2016

Haydn’s Trumpet Concerto in E-flat, one of the brightest miniature masterpieces …

Houston Symphony delivers new works and exciting Mahler – Sep 25, 2016

“Noteworthy Composers” was the title of the opening subscription concert of …

Van Zweden opens DSO season with thought-provoking Brahms and Stravinsky – Sep 24, 2016

Dallas Symphony music director Jaap van Zweden, two years away from …

Critic’s Choice – Sep 21, 2016

Matthias Goerne at Dallas Symphony, Oct. 6-9, 2016

The intense German …