Houston Symphony Broadcasts

Live Broadcast of Houston Symphony Opening Night Concert Saturday, 9/13 At 7:30PM

Posted on · This weekend the Houston Symphony celebrates the opening of the inaugural season of its new music director Andrés Orozco-Estrada.  Join Houston Public Media’s St.John Flynn Saturday at 7:30PM on Classical 91.7 for a live broadcast from Jones Hall of the Opening Night Concert.  Andrés Orozco-Estrada will be on the podium to conduct Mussorgsky’s Pictures at […]

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New Season of Houston Symphony Broadcasts Begins Wednesday, 9/10 8PM

Posted on · A brand new season of Houston Symphony broadcasts begins Wednesday, September 10th at 8PM on Houston Public Media Classical 91.7. St.John Flynn is joined by the Houston Symphony’s chief of artistic planning Aurelie Desmarais to highlight some of the upcoming performances in the orchestra’s 2014-15 season, which is the inaugural season of new music director […]

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John Adams Conducts the Houston Symphony

Posted on · This weekend’s concerts at Jones Hall feature two classical superstars.  Composer John Adams takes to the podium to lead the orchestra in one of his newer works, and violinist Gil Shaham solos in the Korngold violin concerto.  Listen to John Adams conversation with Dean Dalton.  

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An HD Odyssey with Andres Orozco-Estrada and the Houston Symphony

Posted on · This weekend, Music Director Designate Andrés Orozco-Estrada leads the Houston Symphony in their two multimedia performances, "The Planets" and "Earth," marrying NASA HD images from space with music by Gustav Holst, John Adams and Richard Strauss.  The conductor talks about these presentations with St.John Flynn.

Houston Symphony Broadcasts

Andres Orozco-Estrada Conducts the Houston Symphony

Posted on · This weekend at Jones Hall, Houston Symphony Music Director Designate Andrés Orozco-Estrada leads the orchestra in a program featuring symphonies by Mozart and Haydn, and a work by Alfred Schnittke that pays homage to both of these 18th-century giants.  Andrés Orozco-Estrada talks about the program with St.John Flynn.  

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Houston Symphony CEO to Head Down Under

Posted on · The Houston Symphony Society is looking for a new leader. Executive Director and CEO Matthew VanBesien is leaving Houston to be the new managing director of the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra next year. Pat Hernandez has more.