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Music in the Making

Music In The Making: August 24th, 2014

Another Arts Appreciation Month episode with Berlioz, Orff, Mechem, and Al-Zand.


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Enjoy an hour of performances from the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University and the Moores School of Music at the University of Houston, featuring works inspired by other works of art in celebration of Arts Appreciation Month.

Hector Berlioz – Romeo and Juliet – Romeo Alone and Festivities at the Capulets

Amy Lowell, Time magazine cover 1925
Amy Lowell, Time magazine cover 1925

Stude Concert Hall
Shepherd School Symphony Orchestra; Thomas Hong, conductor

Carl Orff – Carmina Burana – Veris leta facies
Moores Opera House
Moores School Symphony Orchestra and Moores School Choirs; Franz Krager, conductor

Kirke Mechem – Tartuffe – Act 3: Scene 1
Moores Opera House
Moores Opera Center; Jake Sustaita, conductor

Karim Al-Zand – Orange Torches Against the Rain
Duncan Recital Hall
Aidan Soder, mezzo-soprano; Grant Loehnig, piano

Joshua Zinn

Joshua Zinn

Producer, Houston Matters

Joshua is a producer for Houston Matters on News 88.7 as well as the host of Encore Houston on Houston Public Media Classical. He joined Houston Public Media as a radio intern in 2014 and became a full-time announcer the following year. Now he prepares segments and occasionally records interviews...

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