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Houston Symphony Orchestra Expands Community Outreach, Creates Four New Full-Time Positions

In an effort to keep the community at bay, the Houston Symphony has created four full-time positions for string musicians. The effort comes as part of an outreach program that accommodates an increasingly diverse city.

Nintendo's Classic Video Game Series 'Legend of Zelda' Travels to Nashville Symphony and Chorus at Schermerhorn Center

For a more youthful readership, perhaps, the Nashville Symphony and Chorus is getting nostalgic — reliving the exciting adventures in "The Legend of Zelda," one of the classic video games live at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center.

The Houston Symphony Presents J.J. Abrams' Iconic ‘Star Trek’ Movies with Live Orchestra at Jones Hall

The Houston Symphony invites you to boldly go where no symphony audience has gone before, when it performs the film scores of J.J. Abrams' 'Star Trek' movies while the blockbuster films are shown on a huge screen above the orchestra.

March of the Spanish-Humming Conductors: Dudamel, Heras-Casado, Orozco-Estrada, Mattheuz, Payare, Mena, Kalmar...De Leon de Vega

In the wake of the success of Gustavo Dudamel, or maybe more accurately in the wake of the work of El Sistema scion Jose Antonio Abreu, there has been an explosion in the number of top appointments going to Spanish or Latin American conductors. ...

With Andrés Orozco-Estrada as Principal Guest Conductor of the London Philharmonic Orchestra, What Will Happen to Vladimir Jurowski?

Not to steal even the smallest beat away from maestro Orozco-Estrada's good news, but inquiring minds do want to know what's up with Jurowski's tenure at the LPO.

Andrés Orozco-Estrada Named Principal Guest Conductor of the London Philharmonic Orchestra

Andrés Orozco-Estrada was just named principal guest conductor of the London Philharmonic Orchestra, effective September 2015.

Houston Symphony Celebrates Day of the Dead with Multimedia Concert

The Houston Symphony is planning to celebrate the Día de los Muertos--the Day of the Dead--with a multimedia concert featuring music by Mexican composer Juan Trigos and an animated film set during the Mexican Revolution...

Houston Symphony Welcomes Andrés Orozco-Estrada Amid Surge in Donations, Subscriptions

The Houston Symphony has a lot to celebrate for their 100th anniversary. As they ready the arrival of music director designate Andrés Orozco-Estrada--he'll conduct four programs this season--the ensemble has announced some excellent

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