Library of CongressIn can be easily argued that Russian born composer Sergei Prokofiev, who would have been 120 this week, was the most popular 20th century composer. As a sheet-music salesman, we can tell you that only Scott Joplin and Ennio Morricone come close to the number of requests for ... More >>
Houston Ballet has a ball with Marie.
Two Star Symphony on FacebookThis week Rocks Off got a hot tip from our pal Jason that the venerable Two Star Symphony would be playing an evening gig out in Houston's western territories. It had been a good while since we'd seen the local string quartet, and with our Spidey Sense tingling ab ... More >>
Houston New Arts Movement is reviving music once censored by the Russian regime
The Alley does a pitch-perfect rendition of a classic comedy.
The Houston Ballets Stanton Welch creates a new work about the woman who went from child bride to controversial queen
The Houston Symphony welcomes orchestrated poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko
The Russian Cultural Center screens a Larry Weinstein documentary about life as a composer in Stalins Soviet Union
Get some style with substance at Suchu Dance's Roseburn
Met Dance can't help being sexy
Musicians and management of the Houston Symphony battle over a budget that won’t stay in the black
Fantasia/2000 strikes a better balance between serious and comic elements
HGO goes back to the original for a moving Boris Godunov
It has history, it has heritage. But does Wheatley High School have a real future?