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New York Philharmonic

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2013

    Charles Mingus: A Beginner's Guide to the Late Jazz Great

    True story: once, we were entertaining some people at home and my rat terrier, Mingus, got loose and began mingling with the guests. Because he's an insufferable attention-seeker and since people are nice and tend not to be threatened by terriers, a woman petted him and asked what his name was. I t ... More >>

  • Music

    December 13, 2012

    Clockwork Angels

    Veteran rockers Rush brought their steampunk-themed concept album to Toyota Center December 2.

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2012

    RIP Dave Brubeck: "Take Five" Jazz Great Dies at 91

    Dave Brubeck, the professorial jazz pianist and composer whose No. 2 album Time Out was a standard of the Mad Men era, has died at age 91, the Associated Press reported Wednesday morning. Brubeck's manager, Russell Gloyd, told the AP that Brubeck died of heart failure on his way to a cardiologist ap ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2012

    No Fences: Garth Brooks & the Fuzzy Math of 10 Mega-Concerts

    Fifteen years ago this week, the greatest country music artist of all time, Garth Brooks, made history by playing a free concert to a massive crowd in New York's Central Park. Now, not just anybody gets to play Central Park, but Brooks had the megawatt stroke in the entertainment biz back then to ma ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 29, 2011
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    June 16, 2011
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    January 21, 2010

    Seymour Lipkin

    The Beethoven master gives us a night of - duh - Beethoven

  • Music

    September 4, 2008
  • Calendar

    February 28, 2008

    Joyce Yang

    The Society for the Performing Arts presents a piano prodigy in her Houston recital debut

  • Culture

    October 4, 2007

    Musical of Musicals, the Musical!

    Musical of Musicals is hilarious to Broadway babies

  • Calendar

    September 15, 2005

    Sitar Star

    Anoushka Shankar may soon be as famous as her dad -- but don't tell her that

  • Music

    April 12, 2001

    Black Action Figure

    Classically trained Stefon Harris fights for love and freedom inside his jazz grooves

  • News

    September 7, 2000

    Choking on the Pit?

    Houston Symphony musicians rate the conductors who dare to replace Eschenbach on the podium

  • Music

    March 4, 1999

    Phat Cat

    Ex-Stray Cat Lee Rocker brings rockabilly into the '90s

  • Calendar

    February 25, 1999

    Night & Day

    February 25 - March 3, 1999

  • Culture

    September 3, 1998

    Made in the USA

    Shaham shines in a salute to American Composers

  • Music

    September 25, 1997

    The Reich Stuff

    A new boxed set gives minimalist Steve Reich maximum exposure

  • Music

    August 14, 1997
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