Karabits and a low-key Carpenter team up for organ-rich Dallas Symphony program – Feb 29, 2020

In a double-bill showcasing the Meyerson Symphony Center’s Lay Family Concert […]

Vienna Piano Trio’s reticence underserves the music – Feb 28, 2020

The Vienna Piano Trio showed Thursday that it’s possible to take […]

Painting in sound: Savino, Ars Lyrica bring Goya masterpieces to life – Feb 23, 2020

Multimedia concerts are a hot trend, but they often go off […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Mezzo Barton is the voice, heart and soul of Houston Opera’s thrilling “La Favorite” – Jan 25, 2020

Mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton added richness and power to Houston Grand Opera […]