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Music in the Making

Happy Birthday, Houston!

Hear an hour of classical music by Houston composers.


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Picture of the Sam Houston Statue in Houston's Hermann Park
Sam Houston Statue in Hermann Park.
Enjoy an hour of great performances from the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University and the Moores School of Music at the University of Houston!

Music in this episode:

Pierre Jalbert: Sonata for Cello and Piano

Performed by the Fischer Duo on October 14th, 2012 in Duncan Recital Hall.

David Ashley White: Rituals

Performed by AURA on September 21st, 2011 in the Moores Opera House.

Marcus Maroney: How a Mosquito Operates

Performed by pianist Tali Morgulis on September 13th, 2012 in the Moores Opera House.

Karim Al-Zand: City Scenes

Performed by the Shepherd School Symphony Orchestra, led by conductor Larry Rachleff, on February 16th, 2007 in Stude Concert Hall.

This episode originally aired Sunday, August 30th, 2015. Catch Music in the Making every Sunday at 7:06 PM on Classical 91.7.