Dallas Winds Celebrates 30 Years With More to Come
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Dallas Winds Celebrates 30 Years With More to Come

Kim Campbell thinks back to when he freelanced as a trombonist in North Texas orchestras.

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Classical Road Trip: Texas Ensembles Tour the Globe
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Classical Road Trip: Texas Ensembles Tour the Globe

With the recession in the rearview mirror, Texas groups are hitting the road again as…

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Young and Determined in Peter Pan Nation: Walker Lukens Navigates Work/Music/Fun in Austin
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Young and Determined in Peter Pan Nation: Walker Lukens Navigates Work/Music/Fun in Austin

When he returned to Texas almost three years ago, Walker Lukens quit hedging his bets.

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Texas Music Festival Reaches New Heights of Excellence
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Texas Music Festival Reaches New Heights of Excellence

The 26th annual Texas Music Festival (TMF) is wrapping up its summer season at the…

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Sound Explorations
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Sound Explorations

Another World at Da Camera/Houston Chamber Choirs’ Sacred Visions
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Another World at Da Camera/Houston Chamber Choirs’ Sacred Visions

Japanese Inspired Sonic Brush Strokes Succeed at Aperio’s Season Closer
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Japanese Inspired Sonic Brush Strokes Succeed at Aperio’s Season Closer

Aperio's “Silences” program offered a refreshing reminder that vignettes have power, too.

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On the hunt for excellence
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On the hunt for excellence

Stephen King trains the next generation of opera singers at HGO and Rice University

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Music for All: A Conversation with Andrés Orozco-Estrada
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Music for All: A Conversation with Andrés Orozco-Estrada

Houston Symphony’s new music director Andrés Orozco-Estrada has just concluded his first season with as…

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Full Blown Fury
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Full Blown Fury

Music for Clouds
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Music for Clouds

Imaginary Values presents Keith Rowe / Kjell Bjorgeengen + Rick Reed + and performance of…

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The World Comes to Houston
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The World Comes to Houston

Composers and Performers Come Together at Soli Chamber Ensemble
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Composers and Performers Come Together at Soli Chamber Ensemble

The Soli Chamber Ensemble has never given its audience an experience quite like this.

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Shifting Focus: Two Star Symphony at Mid-Career
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Shifting Focus: Two Star Symphony at Mid-Career

Jerry Ochoa, Jo Bird, Margaret Lejeune and Debra Brown of Two Star Symphony. Photos by…

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DIY In Dallas
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DIY In Dallas

Love, Brutality, Sacrifice, and Regret: Houston Grand Opera’s Vivid Die Walküre
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Fusing Opera and Mariachi: HGO presents El Pasado Nunca Se Termina
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Fusing Opera and Mariachi: HGO presents El Pasado Nunca Se Termina

Merging Music: Dallas Symphony’s Soluna Festival Takes Flight
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Merging Music: Dallas Symphony’s Soluna Festival Takes Flight

Ars Lyrica Closes the Season with Alexander’s Feast
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Ars Lyrica Closes the Season with Alexander’s Feast

Nancy Wozny visits with Ars Lyrica artistic director Matthew Dirst on Handel, Baroque dance and…

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“A Living, Breathing, Human Journey”
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The Little Prince & More
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The Little Prince & More

Performania: Impresarios Among Us
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Great Heights of Music
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Great Heights of Music

Commissioning in Texas: ROCO
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Commissioning in Texas: ROCO

Houston-based River Oaks Chamber Orchestra (ROCO) has commissioned 43 works in their ten-year history

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Listening to the 1960s
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The A+C Top Ten:  January
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The A+C Top Ten: January

Our top picks for visual and performing arts events across Texas for January 2015.

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16 Standouts of the Fall 2014 Season
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16 Standouts of the Fall 2014 Season

Another year has come and gone on the Texas cultural landscape and I was there…

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Ringing in the New Year with Song
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Ringing in the New Year with Song

What We Loved & More
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What We Loved & More

New Name Big Hopes
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New Name Big Hopes

20 + Joyful Noises
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20 + Joyful Noises

SOLI Chamber Ensemble Moves into The Tobin Center with HEAR
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SOLI Chamber Ensemble Moves into The Tobin Center with HEAR

After featuring SOLI Chamber Ensemble in our November “Home/Away” column, we wanted to know more…

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The New Happening
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The New Happening

Meetings in Art & Music
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Meetings in Art & Music

Shakespeare, Song & Swords
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Shakespeare, Song & Swords

Loss & Hope
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Loss & Hope

Musiqa
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Musiqa

It’s autumn in Houston, and Market Square Park’s fountain is glowing in the twilight.

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Art Celebrating Life
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Art Celebrating Life

The Ann and Stephen Kaufman Jewish Book and Arts Fair helps define a community

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Flinching Eye Collective Tours Texas
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Flinching Eye Collective Tours Texas

Flinching Eye Collective is a group of interdisciplinary media artists who explore sound-based, interactive performance

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100 Years of Making Music
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100 Years of Making Music