Archive for 2017

Opera in Concert’s scholastic double bill proves a comic gem – Nov 18, 2017

If you didn’t quite know what to expect from a concert …

Orozco-Estrada leads Houston Symphony in a journey from Ives to Rachmaninoff – Nov 18, 2017

The Houston Symphony jumped from the divine to the diabolical Friday …

Dallas Symphony scores with a night of organ music – Nov 17, 2017

The Dallas Symphony Orchestra, with guest conductor Jun Märkl and guest …

River Oaks Chamber Orchestra presents a world premiere with a Houston connection – Nov 12, 2017

Here’s a question that might be tantalizing in a classical-music trivia …

Carter leads Fort Worth Symphony in idiomatic Elgar and Vaughan Williams – Nov 11, 2017

Chronologically close, but eons apart stylistically, works of Vaughan Williams, Elgar, …

HGO’s “Glory Denied” proves a visceral triumph in (another) unconventional space – Nov 07, 2017

              Even before Hurricane Harvey forced Houston Grand Opera into the decidedly …

Spectrum musicians make strong impression in varied chamber program – Nov 07, 2017

For over thirty years, members of the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra …

Gaffigan makes a mixed impression with DSO in orchestral showpieces – Nov 03, 2017

American guest conductor James Gaffigan barreled through a program of romantic …

Fort Worth Symphony shines brightly in belated Strauss premiere – Oct 30, 2017

         Friday night at Bass Performance Hall, the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra …

Resilience Theater proves an ideal space for HGO’s silver-screen “Caesar” – Oct 29, 2017
In a way, Houston Grand Opera’s Resilience Theater is tailor-made for…