Performances

With a new contract, Orozco-Estrada leads Houston Symphony in vibrant Beethoven – Mar 25, 2017

If classical music had a rockstar, it would be Ludwig van …

Compelling characters, static music as HGO premiere fetes Rothko Chapel – Mar 18, 2017

Fourteen massive Mark Rothko canvases, all-black but varied in tint and …

Dallas Opera presents a hauntingly beautiful production of Britten’s “Turn of the Screw” – Mar 18, 2017

Benjamin Britten’s 1954 chamber opera The Turn of the Screw is …

Concertmaster Kerr shines brightly in Prokofiev with DSO – Mar 17, 2017

Dallas Symphony concertmaster Alexander Kerr wove a magic spell Thursday night …

With the glorious Hui He, “Butterfly” shines like new at Dallas Opera – Mar 11, 2017

For many, the thought of yet another production of Giacomo Puccini’s …

Argentine pianist shines with Houston Symphony – Mar 10, 2017

Pianist Ingrid Fliter returned to the Houston Symphony Thursday night at …

Graf, Ohlsson explore Rachmaninoff rarities with DSO – Mar 05, 2017

An all-Rachmaninoff program might reasonably be expected to include one of …

Eschenbach makes a triumphant return to Houston Symphony with Bruckner program – Mar 04, 2017

Former Houston Symphony music director Christoph Eschenbach conducted an all-Bruckner program …

Graf returns to lead Houston Symphony in Adams, Stravinsky and Mussorgsky – Feb 24, 2017

Thursday evening, the Houston Symphony presented three works conducted by former …

Heaven-storming drama and grace under pressure with HGO’s Verdi Requiem – Feb 12, 2017

It might be the theater’s first commandment: The show must go …