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Houston Music Highlights

Houston Music Highlights: Week Of November 9th, 2015

A preview of the Houston Music Highlights airing on Classical 91.7 this week.


River Oaks Chamber Orchestra at the Church of St. John the Divine.

Be on the listen for Houston Music Highlights, Tuesday through Friday on Classical 91.7! These 6-minute highlights feature local musicians and ensembles such as the Houston Symphony, the Apollo Chamber Players, and numerous others each week. Houston Music Highlights air at 7 AM, and then repeat at 1 PM, 6 PM, and 10 PM.

This week, faculty from Rice and the University of Houston get groovy with Guillaume (Connesson), The Houston Brass Band goes a-frolicking, and ROCO takes a trip to the East.


No Tuesday highlight due to unforeseen circumstances!



Technoparade: Guillaume Connesson

Leone Buyse, flute; Michael Webster, clarinet; Tali Morgulis, piano

Performed at the Texas Music Festival in Dudley Recital Hall on June 23, 2015



Frolic for Trombones: Reginald Heath

Houston Brass Band

Houston Brass Band (self-released CD 2011)



Folk Songs for Orchestra – III. Girl from the Da Ban City: Huang Ro

River Oaks Chamber Orchestra

Performed as part of ROCO on the Roccs at the Church of St. John the Divine on September 26, 2015

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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