Sam Byrd is a freelance contributor to the Houston Press who loves to take in all of Houston’s sights, sounds, food and fun. He also loves helping others to discover Houston’s rich culture.
6 days ago | Bayou City
ROCO has joined forces with Buffalo Bayou Partnership to provide a new experience along its banks. With "ROCO on Buffalo Bayou," visitors can explore miles of trails lining the bayou to discover and scan QR codes posted at landmarks and public art...
10 days ago | Classical Music
The Grammy Award-winning Houston Chamber Choir, under the direction of Founder and Artistic Director Robert Simpson, announced its inspirational 2020-2021 virtual season, To Everything a Season. The Houston Chamber Choir kicks off November 22 and ...
25 days ago | Classical Music
Houston Symphony will present "American Strings: From Folk to Film" from November 20 - 22. The exciting program spotlights all-American composers who helped shape the country’s musical landscape pertaining to popular music. Principal POPS Conducto...
1 month ago | Classical Music
ECHO's 2020-21 season combines the best of all realistic possibilities during a pandemic: outdoor performances; small, socially distanced chamber productions; online pre-recorded concerts; and hopefully a triumphant return in the spring. It kicks ...
2 months ago | Street Art
The Houston Downtown Management District in partnership with UP Art Studio has installed a new series of public artworks by Texas-based artists along Main Street in Downtown. Make it even easier with Houston Mural Map.
2 months ago | Classical Music
Houston Symphony will shine a spotlight on extraordinary women composers, past and present, on Saturday at 8 p.m. via livestream. The program includes Reena Esmail, Florence Price and Ethel Smyth. Grammy Award-winning mezzo-soprano Kelley O’Connor...