Music in the Making

Texas Music Festival Retrospective

Relive the Texas Music Festival with performances from this past season!

Maestro Franz Krager leads the Texas Music Festival Orchestra at their premiere concert in 2015
Maestro Franz Krager leads the Texas Music Festival Orchestra at their premiere concert in 2015. Photo credit: Jeff Grass Photography.

Celebrate another successful season of the Texas Music Festival with highlights from this year’s performances!

Music in this episode: 

John Adams: Short Ride in a Fast Machine

Performed by the Texas Music Festival Orchestra under Franz Anton Krager at this past season’s opening concert on June 6th, 2015 at the Moores Opera House.

Dmitri Shostakovich: Violin Concerto No. 1 – Cadenza and IV. Burlesque

Performed by violinist Yuan Tian, winner of the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Young Artist Competition, and the Texas Music Festival Orchestra under Lavard Skou Larsen on June 20th, 2015 at the Moores Opera House. Check out an interview with Yuan and some fellow Texas Music Festival participants here.

Sergei Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet – Morning Dance and The Quarrel

Performed by the Texas Music Festival Orchestra under Josep Caballé-Domenech on June 13th, 2015 at the Moores Opera House.

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67

Performed by the Texas Music Festival Orchestra under Lavard Skou Larsen on June 20th, 2015 at the Moores Opera House.

This episode originally aired Sunday, June 28th, 2015. Catch Music in the Making every Sunday at 7:06 PM on Classical 91.7.

 

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