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Houston Music Highlights: Week Of January 11th, 2016

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

Bach Society Houston
Bach Society Houston

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, upcoming local concerts inspire our selections! Highlights include groups who are also performing live (or sponsoring concerts) in Houston over the next few days:  The Bach Society, Mercury and Lone Star Lyric.

 

Wednesday

Gott ist mein König – Chorus: “Du wollest dem Feinde nicht geben”: Johann Sebastian Bach

Mercury Baroque; Bach Society Choir; Joseph Causby, organ.

Performed at Christ the King Lutheran Church on November 21, 2010.

 

Thursday

Invierno porteño (Winter in Buenos Aires): Astor Piazzolla

Mercury, The Orchestra Redefined

Mercury: 8 Seasons.

 

Friday

No, di voi non vo’ fidarmi: George Frideric Handel

Rabbit at Top Speed: Leonard Bernstein

Lone Star Lyric: Christina Boosahda, soprano; Jennifer Whalen, soprano; Jeremy Wood, piano; Tracelyn Gesteland, mezzo-soprano.

Performed in HPM’s Geary Performance Studio on June 13, 2012.

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Catherine Lu

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While growing up in Chicago and Houston, Catherine’s love for art, music and creative writing was influenced by her teachers and parents. She was once concertmaster of the Clear Lake High School Orchestra and a four-time violinist of the Texas All-State Symphony. A graduate of the University of Chicago, Catherine...

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