Archive for February, 2018

Two Russian masters (and a talented Scot) receive their due from Gimeno, DSO – Feb 16, 2018

Two landmarks of the Russian symphonic tradition and the American premiere …

Houston Symphony preps for European tour with impassioned Dvořák – Feb 16, 2018

Europe-bound next month for the first time in more than 20 …

Critic’s Choice – Feb 14, 2018

The Houston Symphony begins warming up for an eight-city European jaunt …

River Oaks Chamber Orchestra serves up a wild and engaging musical feast – Feb 11, 2018

A Houston punk rock legend front and center at a classical …

Dallas Opera delights with cross-genre Korngold double bill – Feb 10, 2018

Erich Wolfgang Korngold’s rarely performed one-act comedy The Ring of Polykrates …

Van Zweden leads DSO in a glorious Rachmaninoff Second – Feb 09, 2018

Rachmaninoff’s Second Symphony presented a worthy test to exiting music director …

Critic’s Choice – Feb 07, 2018

Although Erich Wolfgang Korngold achieved his greatest renown as the composer …

Van Zweden, DSO showcase unlikely musical siblings–Glass and Bruckner – Feb 03, 2018

The phrase “flawed masterpiece” kept coming to mind Friday night as …