Today we talk with several of the people who where integral to the creation of The Refuge, the new multi-cultural oratorio which Houston Grand Opera and it’s new outreach unit HGO Co., have brought into being in collaboration with the citizen’s from Houston’s immigrant community. . .
KUHF’s Dean Dalton and Chris Johnson collaborate to bring you the voices of the principal players involved with Houston Grand Opera’s production of The Refuge. We hear from HGO General Director Anthony Freud, Composer Christopher Theofanidis Librettist Leah Lax and Project Manager Sue Elliot. Listen Download
Pianist Andrew Brownell is an alumnus of the University of Houston’s Moores School of Music. he will open the 25th anual International Piano Festival with a recital this evening in the Moores Opera House. Performances continue through the end of the weekend. Listen Download