Performances

Texas Music Festival offers power, if not always precision, in Brahms, Tchaikovsky – Jun 17, 2018

The Texas Music Festival dubbed Saturday’s orchestral program “Heroic Statements”–which may …

Texas Music Festival opens with sonic spectaculars by Strauss and Holst – Jun 10, 2018

On paper, the pairing may have looked like overkill. Richard Strauss’ …

Van Zweden bids farewell to DSO with a concerto premiere and a momentous Beethoven Ninth – May 25, 2018

Thursday night at Meyerson Symphony Center, Jaap van Zweden opened his …

With a last-minute Wotan, van Zweden leads DSO in a memorable “Walküre” – May 19, 2018

Jaap van Zweden’s penultimate program as music director of the Dallas …

Houston Symphony’s glorious “German Requiem” gets an assist it doesn’t need – May 05, 2018

The Houston Symphony finished tuning and fell silent. Behind it, the …

Young singers answer the bell at Opera in Concert’s “Il campanello” – May 04, 2018

While Fort Worth Opera currently features the Donizetti standard Don Pasquale …

The magic lingers in Fort Worth Opera’s trio of drive-by operas – Apr 30, 2018

The too-brief but wonderfully adventurous Fort Worth Opera spring festival continued …

There’s nothing small about Fort Worth Opera’s silver screen “Don Pasquale” – Apr 29, 2018

Fort Worth Opera’s production of Donizetti’s Don Pasquale, which opened Saturday …

Houston Grand Opera’s beautifully sung “Norma” revives a glorious past – Apr 28, 2018

Barring a big, bad surprise, Houston Grand Opera’s production of Norma …

Fort Worth Opera’s spellbinding “María” achieves new heights – Apr 28, 2018

Sometimes referred to as a “tango operetta,” the work absolutely deserves …