Performances

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 …

Rouse’s Fifth Symphony proves an instant classic with powerful sendoff from van Zweden, Dallas Symphony – Feb 11, 2017

A full orchestra at high volume, including a noisy battery of …

High-stepping dances and a low-diving concerto from Houston Symphony – Feb 03, 2017

Leonard Bernstein’s Symphonic Dances from West Side Story was the featured …

Dallas Symphony, van Zweden offer a mixed bag of Bruckner and Tchaikovsky – Feb 03, 2017

The pairing of two titans of late romanticism—Tchaikovsky and Bruckner—looked promising …

Kozhukhin serves up a Rachmaninoff feast with Houston Symphony – Jan 28, 2017

Denis Kozhukhin performed Rachmaninoff’s Third Piano Concerto with Andrés Orozco-Estrada leading …

Inspired cast makes HGO’s “Nixon in China” a return trip worth taking – Jan 21, 2017

It’s too bad that more performances can’t have lead-ins like this. …

Fort Worth Symphony returns with light and dark program – Jan 14, 2017

The Fort Worth Symphony is performing again in Bass Hall after …

Cooper’s solo farewell the highlight of uneven DSO program – Jan 13, 2017

David Cooper, principal horn of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, stepped out …

Pianist and orchestra players shine in Houston Symphony’s virtuosic program – Jan 13, 2017

Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 5, (“Emperor”), was the featured work on …

Pintscher, DSO open 2017 with a mostly French program – Jan 06, 2017

That rare contemporary bird, the composer-conductor, took center stage at Meyerson …