Performances

HGO’s strong cast makes “West Side Story” a stylish success on the opera stage – Apr 21, 2018

Houston Grand Opera bills its new production of Leonard Bernstein’s West …

With a last-minute sub, Dallas Opera’s updated “Don Giovanni” makes an impact – Apr 14, 2018

NOTE: Craig Verm will sing the role of Don Giovanni in …

A mixed night for Dallas Symphony with Rana, McGegan – Apr 13, 2018

Now almost one hundred years old, the glories of Prokofiev’s Piano …

Fort Worth Symphony preps for DC trip with offbeat and compelling program – Apr 07, 2018

Two contemporary works and one twentieth-century masterpiece came together for an …

Jerusalem Quartet finds a bond across time between Beethoven and Janáček – Mar 23, 2018

The Jerusalem Quartet made quite a stylistic leap Thursday in Rice …

Richard Egarr with DSO is a near-perfect “Brandenburg” host – Mar 23, 2018

British harpsichordist, conductor and raconteur Richard Egarr blew into Meyerson Symphony …

Mercury returns to its roots with a dramatic “St. Matthew Passion” – Mar 11, 2018

Since beginning as a Baroque ensemble, Mercury–Houston’s period-instrument orchestra–has branched out …

Strong cast, high-tech wizardry can’t save weak libretto in Dallas Opera’s “Sunken Garden” – Mar 10, 2018

Dallas Opera has done its part in recent years to embrace …

Luisi, DSO segue smoothly from Beethoven to Strauss – Mar 09, 2018

The program offered by conductor Fabio Luisi and the Dallas Symphony …

Italian composers collide in appealing fashion in DSO’s Remix series – Mar 03, 2018

Friday night’s hour-long, intermission-less concert by the Dallas Symphony Orchestra presented …