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.
These latest Highlights include local ensembles and soloists, who all have concerts coming up this weekend (and the following Monday)! Get a taste of their artistry and wide-range of musical styles, from choral music by a Baroque master to contemporary chamber music by a member of Arcade Fire.
Serenade for Tenor, Horn & Strings: Benjamin Britten
River Oaks Chamber Orchestra; Zachary Averyt, tenor; Danielle Kuhlmann, horn; Mei-Ann Chen, conductor
Recorded at The Church of St. John the Divine on September 28, 2013
Beatus vir (Psalm 112) – Beatus vir: Johann Christian Bach
Performed at Christ the King Lutheran Church on October 6, 2013
Fugue on the Hour Chime at Soissons Cathedral: Maurice Duruflé
Ken Cowan, organ
Ken Cowan Plays the Great Organ (Pro Organo 7253)
*Houston Chamber Choir and Ken Cowan present The Complete Choral Works of Maurice Duruflé on Sept. 24 & 25.
Quartet for Heart & Breath: Richard Reed Parry
Performed at the University of Houston's Moores Opera House on April 20, 2015