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After the deluge: How Houston Grand Opera converted a convention center into an opera house – Oct 19, 2017

A few steps from the platform where her production of Verdi’s La […]

Chicago Symphony’s MusicNOW series to mark 20th anniversary with a retrospective – Sep 30, 2017

MusicNOW–the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s contemporary chamber series, which opens its 20th anniversary […]

Lost concerto’s revival marks the end of a long quest for Houston Symphony cellist – Apr 12, 2017

 In January 1935, cellist Gregor Piatigorsky and Arturo Toscanini offered the world […]

With birthday bash on tap, Philip Glass talks about reaching 80 years and 11 symphonies – Jan 30, 2017

For Philip Glass, the birthday present came early. Wednesday morning, Carnegie Hall […]

Marking 15 years, Welser-Möst is in a good place with Cleveland Orchestra – Jan 25, 2017

When Franz Welser-Möst was announced as music director of the Cleveland Orchestra, […]

HGO revisits Adams’ “Nixon in China” to mark 30th anniversary of Houston premiere – Jan 21, 2017

When Nixon in China was heard in its world premiere at Houston […]

Top Ten Recordings of 2016 – Dec 31, 2016

1. Christian Gerhaher, Gerold Huber, Sebastian Klinger, and Anton Barachovsky, FolksLied (BR-Klassik)  […]

Florida Grand Opera to present powerful Holocaust drama “The Passenger” – Mar 26, 2016

Any ambitious singer would normally jump at the chance for a major […]

Sarasota Opera to celebrate the final season of Verdi cycle in style – Feb 25, 2016

A case can be made that every opera season is something of […]

Conductor Stéphane Denève strives for grazioso balance with home and career – Feb 23, 2016

In every industry, “work/life balance” is a hot and often sore topic. […]