Lutenist Paul Beier is the founder and director of the period-instruments group, Ensemble Galatea. Richard Savino is the band’s Baroque guitarist. They speak with KUHF’s Bob Stevenson about the program they present as the final concert of the season for Houston Early Music Curiose Invenzioni happens tonight at 8:00PM at Palmer Memorial Episcopal Church. Tickets will be available at the door; you can also order them in advance by calling 713-432-1744. Listen. Download.
Buck Ross is the director of the Moores Opera Center at the University of Houston’s Moores School of Music. He produced and stage-directed the Southeast Texas première production of Ricky Ian Gordon’s opera, The Grapes of Wrath, based on the John Steinbeck novel. It opens this evening at 7:30 in the U-H Moores Opera House. Ross is joined by composer Ricky Ian Gordon for a conversation with KUHF’s St. John Flynn. Listen. Download.