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Luisi, Dallas Symphony pair Beethoven’s Ninth with an Adolphe prelude – May 13, 2022

Dallas Symphony Orchestra music director Fabio Luisi brings a intriguingly curated […]

Full-blooded vocalism wins out over uneven staging in HGO’s “Romeo et Juliette” – Apr 30, 2022

One might nearly have thought Romeo and Juliet had absconded into […]

Kavakos, DSO go from light to dark with Mozart, Prokofiev – Apr 29, 2022

The Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s concert Thursday night was a stout presentation […]

May 19 – Apr 25, 2022

Dallas Symphony OrchestraGemma New, conductorAlexander Gavrylyuk, pianistAaron Jay Kernis: Musica CelestisRachmaninoff: […]

Tamara Wilson brings resplendent vocalism to HGO’s static “Turandot” – Apr 23, 2022

For its first performances of Puccini’s Turandot in nearly 20 years, […]

Märkl, Gerstein bring fresh spirit to populist favorites with Dallas Symphony – Apr 15, 2022

This weekend’s Dallas Symphony Orchestra concerts feature perhaps the most crowd-pleasing […]

Dallas Symphony musicians take the spotlight in music of Strauss and Berlioz – Apr 11, 2022

Under the baton of music director Fabio Luisi, the Dallas Symphony […]

A fine cast gleams in Bizet’s “Pearl Fishers” at Dallas Opera – Apr 03, 2022

Georges Bizet’s The Pearl Fishers, premiered in 1863, belonged to a […]

“Onegin” is off and running in Dallas Symphony’s stellar concert staging – Apr 02, 2022

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky discarded a few operatic conventions when he composed […]

Elias Quartet opens Beethoven cycle with breezy spirit and emotional intensity – Mar 29, 2022

DACAMERA intended to present a cycle of Beethoven’s string quartets in […]