Classical Music

Houston Music Highlights: Week Of June 13th, 2016

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

Mercury, The Orchestra Redefined
Mercury, The Orchestra Redefined

Be on the listen for Houston Music Highlights, Tuesday through Friday on Houston Public Media Classical! 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, Houston musicians and friends perform selections by four biggies: Beethoven, Schubert, Antonio Lauro and The Beatles!

 

Tuesday

No highlight this week 

 

Wednesday

Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93 – II. Allegretto scherzando: Ludwig van Beethoven

Mercury, the orchestra redefined

Performed in the Wortham Center’s Cullen Theater on May 16, 2015

 

Thursday

Registro: Antonio Lauro

Eleanor Rigby: John Lennon-Paul McCartney (arr. Hartzell)

Valerie Hartzell, guitar

Recorded in HPM’s Geary Performance Studio on February 26, 2016

 

Friday

Winterreise“Der Lindenbaum (The Linden Tree)”: Franz Schubert

Michael Kelly, tenor; Keith Weber, piano

Recorded in HPM’s Geary Performance Studio on April 8, 2010

 

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