Performances

Shaham, Albrecht close Houston Symphony season in memorable style – May 20, 2017

It is always a pleasure to hear a performance where every …

Mendelssohn and electronics don’t mix at DSO’s “Remix” – May 20, 2017

The Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s annual Soluna International Music & Arts Festival …

Bronfman provides a season highlight in Houston Symphony’s 20th-century program – May 12, 2017

For his final subscription concert of the year, Andrés Orozco-Estrada chose …

Frank’s “Conquest Requiem” receives stirring premiere from Houston Symphony – May 06, 2017

The concert by the Houston Symphony at Jones Hall Friday night …

Houston Grand Opera’s “Abduction” takes a ride on the Orient Express – Apr 29, 2017

Does loading The Abduction from the Seraglio onto the Orient Express …

Halls leads DSO in fresh and vibrant “nature” program of Vivaldi and Beethoven – Apr 28, 2017

While this week’s concerts of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and guest …

Fort Worth Opera premiere makes the case for darkly brilliant “Voir Dire” – Apr 25, 2017

On a warm Sunday spring afternoon in Fort Worth a cold …

“Götterdämmerung” makes an electrifying climax to Houston Grand Opera’s high-tech Ring cycle – Apr 24, 2017

Houston Grand Opera’s first production of the complete  The Ring of …

Petrenko and Vähälä shine in a Houston Symphony program with Italian flair – Apr 24, 2017

The conductor, Vasily Petrenko, is Russian, and the soloist, violin player …

Babcock’s seductive performance heats up Fort Worth Opera’s “Carmen” – Apr 23, 2017

One of the joys of life-long opera viewing is the occasional …