Assistant Conductor/American Conducting Fellow Brett Mitchell [pictured] leads the Houston Symphony in a performance of Blue Planet Live!, a concert adaptation of the music British composer George Fenton wrote for the award-winning BBC/Discovery Channel documentary series, The Blue Planet, exploring the world's oceans.Î¾As the orchestra performs Mister Fenton's symphonic score, dramatic sequences from the television series will be projected on a giant screen hanging above the musicians on the Jones Hall stage. Mitchell talks about the cocnert with TFR host St.John Flynn. Listen. Download.
KUHF's Chris Johnson speaks with Theatre Southwest's Artistic Director, Mimi Holloway, producer of the 12thannual Festival of Originals ... and with two of this year's participating playwrights: Joe Barnes and Carl Williams.Î¾ The 2009 Festival features five new one-act plays, with performances Friday and Saturday nights atÎ¾8:ooPM through August 8th, and a one-time afternoon matinee, this Sunday at 3:00PM. Listen. Download.