…Actually, the camp I went to was for symphony orchestra, not band, and it’s where I first learned what it meant to play in a string quartet (a shout-out to all Sounds of Summer Music Festival alumni in the Pacific Northwest!). Read… Continue Reading
“Review: The Not-Demonic-Enough Barber of Fleet Street” at Houstonia Magazine.
Bonnie Tyler’s “I Need a Hero” should be a pre-requisite for anyone going to this opera. Read my review of Houston Grand Opera’s production of Die Walküre at Houstonia Magazine.
HGO premieres A Christmas Carol with music by Iain Bell and libretto by Simon Callow. It is the worst kind of bad–a boring bad. Read my review at Houstonia Magazine. In happier holiday news, read my Top 5 classical and… Continue Reading
A vanilla production of Mozart’s very fine Cosi, except for one refreshing accident! Read my review at Houstonia Magazine.
Houston Symphony Pops’ closing concert of its centennial season veers from Rocky to a “Conductor Think Cap”–read my review at Houstonia Mag.
My thoughts on Houston Grand Opera’s world premiere, A Coffin in Egypt, at Houstonia Magazine.