Performances

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 …

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 …

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

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

Worthy cast vies with distractions in HGO’s overcaffeinated “Barber” – Jan 27, 2018

As the antics of The Barber of Seville approach their climax, …

Goerke and colleagues put across the violent intensity of HGO’s “Elektra” – Jan 20, 2018

Christine Goerke’s stint as Brünnhilde in Houston Grand Opera’s staging of …

Runnicles makes an impressive showing in thought-provoking DSO program – Jan 19, 2018

The opening exclamation of Beethoven’s Overture to Fidelio launched a superbly …

Dallas Choral Festival soars with sacred music of Howells and Poulenc – Jan 15, 2018

Two rarely performed twentieth-century choral works were heard Sunday afternoon at …