Category Archives: Conductors and Musicians

Mark Hughes, Principal Trumpet, Interviews Chris Botti, Grammy® Award Winning Trumpeter

One of the most exciting things about playing with the Houston Symphony is having the opportunity to perform with legendary guest artists on a regular basis. This weekend, we are excited to host Grammy® Award winning trumpeter Chris Botti. When we … Continue reading

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Cellist Johannes Moser Greets Houston

Tchaikovsky’s Romeo and Juliet April 10, 12, 13, 2014 Hans Graf, conductor Johannes Moser, cello Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture Tchaikovsky: Pezzo capriccioso for Cello and Orchestra Tchaikovsky: Rococo Variations for Cello and Orchestra Prokofiev: Symphony No. 3 Buy … Continue reading

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A Legend in the Making: Judith Hill Comes to the Houston Symphony

Not many people can claim to have shared the stage with a diverse array of legends including Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Josh Groban, Dave Grohl and Adam Levine, but singer/songwriter Judith Hill is one who can, … Continue reading

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From the Magazine: This Month in Symphony History – March 2014 Issue

From the Houston Symphony Magazine: The article below includes extended content from the article of the same title featured in the March 2014 magazine. Centennial Article THIS MONTH IN SYMPHONY HISTORY The Houston Symphony Visits New York The Houston Symphony … Continue reading

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How the Houston Symphony Saved Valentine’s Day in Less than 24 Hours

EAST COAST STORMS THREATENED VALENTINE’S DAY CONCERT How the Houston Symphony Saved Valentine’s Day in Less than 24 Hours By Glenn Taylor, Chief Marketing Officer, Houston Symphony Just when it seemed that the Houston Symphony audience for acclaimed vocalist Linda … Continue reading

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