Archive for February, 2020

Critic’s Choice – Feb 20, 2020

Houston’s Ars Lyrica period-instrument ensemble will take its audience back to […]

Mercury’s staged “Winterreise” too often leaves Schubert out in the cold – Feb 17, 2020

Houston’s Mercury period-instrument orchestra stages one theatrical production each season, and […]

Reinhardt, DSO present music of love and tragedy for Valentine’s Day – Feb 14, 2020

In celebration of Valentine’s Day, Ruth Reinhardt is leading the Dallas […]

Critic’s Choice – Feb 12, 2020

The American Baroque Opera Company will take over Winspear Opera House’s […]

Doric String Quartet brings masterful playing to Dallas – Feb 11, 2020

The Doric String Quartet presented a sublime display of chamber music […]

River Oaks CO achieves liftoff with premiere of celestial erhu concerto – Feb 10, 2020

When the River Oaks Chamber Orchestra commissioned Kevin Lau to write […]

Critic’s Choice – Feb 06, 2020

The Houston Symphony immerses its audience in the music of a […]

Orchestra overpowers fine singing in Dallas Symphony’s “Salome” – Feb 01, 2020

Richard Strauss’s Salome was a bona-fide scandal when it premiered in 1905. Inspired […]

No pyramids along the Nile needed for Houston Opera’s soaring “Aida” – Feb 01, 2020

Forget the ancient-Egypt imagery. Director Phelim McDermott skips all that in […]