Category Archives: Pops

Music and Art: A Natural Combination for
Speed Painter Dan Dunn

Below is a recent interview from the May issue of the Houston Symphony Magazine, “A Conversation with Dan Dunn, Houston-based Speed Painter.” We are excited to welcome back internationally acclaimed speed painter Dan Dunn, who joins Principal POPS Conductor Mike Krajewski and … Continue reading

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Q&A with Jason Alexander and the Houston Symphony

While many are familiar with Jason Alexander’s unforgettable, nine-season performance as George Costanza on the hit sitcom Seinfeld, musical theater aficionados know him as a Tony Award-winning man of the stage. Recently, I had the chance to ask Jason Alexander … Continue reading

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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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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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Mad Men Era Fashion

One of the fun things about doing a show like our upcoming Music of the Mad Men Era concert is that there is an implied fashion angle. We know many of our audience members love to dress up for our … Continue reading

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