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2014 Stories by Katie Womack

Archives: 2014 | 2013 | 2012
  • The Fort Worth Symphony Gets Romantic

    published August 21, 2014

    The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra is bringing some beautiful romantic music to the last hot days of summer with a special late-August, pre-season... More >>

  • Buy the Booze at the Bar

    published July 17, 2014

    Basically, the Fine Arts Chamber Players’ annual Basically Beethoven Festival is a great way to try out a classical concert on the cheap... More >>

  • Hot Outside? Try a Cold, Dark Theater

    published July 10, 2014

    For the next full week, the 2014 Asian Film Festival of Dallas presents over 50 eclectic movies back to back. From thrillers to comedies, horror... More >>

  • Walking is Boring

    published July 3, 2014

    Why simply stroll from your office to your car when you can propel yourself through the air, using the buildings and bus stop benches around you... More >>

  • A Midsummer Night’s Teen Dream

    published June 12, 2014

    On Saturday night, June 14th, the Dallas Symphony Orchestra is partnering with some of the city’s most talented and innovative young musical... More >>

  • A Midsummer Night’s Teen Dream

    published June 12, 2014

    On Saturday, the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and some of the city’s most talented and innovative young musical present a special one-night... More >>

  • It’s Ragtime in the City

    published June 5, 2014

    Put on your pinstripes and pack a picnic. As part of their annual free-to-the-public summer parks concert, the Dallas Symphony Orchestra is... More >>

  • Andre the Giant

    published May 29, 2014

    André Watts’ big break came when he was just 16 years old. In 1963, Leonard Bernstein invited the tall, lanky teenager to make his... More >>

  • This is a Composer’s Brain on Drugs

    published May 22, 2014

    This is a Composer’s Brain on Drugs Hector Berlioz’s Symphonie Fantastique twists together strange percussive effects and a... More >>

  • Musical Piano Benches

    published May 15, 2014

    The Nasher Sculpture Center’s new music series, Soundings, closes its 2013/2014 season on Thursday, May 15th with a compelling... More >>

  • Catch a Superstar

    published May 1, 2014

    When it comes to classical music superstars, there’s hardly a bigger name than Itzhak Perlman. The famed violinist has performed for queens... More >>

  • Beethoven Gets a Festival

    published April 24, 2014

    This spring the Dallas Symphony celebrates the music of Beethoven with concerts featuring the composer’s symphonies as well as some of his... More >>

  • Kanye West on the Strings

    published April 24, 2014

    The three string players that make up Time for Three met when they were students at Philadelphia’s renowned Curtis Institute for Music. Two... More >>

  • Bang on a Two-by-Fou

    published April 10, 2014

    On Monday, SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts presents a unique (and free) opportunity to hear Bang on a Can co-founder Michael Gordon’s... More >>

  • Keyboard Khatia

    published April 3, 2014

    If you think spelling her last name is tough, try playing the music the hot young pianist Khatia Buniatishvili will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday... More >>

  • Drink Along with the Opera

    published March 27, 2014

    If you’re an opera fan, you don’t want to miss this evening of booze and song. The Fort Worth Opera’s popular series Opera... More >>

  • A Virtuoso at 19, and Not at Xbox

    published March 27, 2014

    Most of us were probably still trying to figure out what our majors were going to be and how to hold our liquor when we were 19. Jan... More >>

  • Rach Your Ears Off

    published March 20, 2014

    On Thursday, the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and 23-year-old piano phenom Anna Fedorova perform Rachmaninoff’s gorgeous and seductive... More >>

  • A Taste of Lincoln Center

    published March 20, 2014

    Just a few days before he performs the same program at Lincoln Center in New York, pianist Alessio Bax gives a recital at SMU’s Caruth... More >>

  • Don’t Forget the Didgeridoo

    published March 20, 2014

    The Fort Worth Symphony has a reputation for innovative programming and presenting newer, unfamiliar music alongside more traditional fare. This... More >>

  • Don’t Forget the Didgeridoo

    published March 20, 2014

    The Fort Worth Symphony has a reputation for innovative programming and presenting newer, unfamiliar music alongside more traditional fare. This... More >>

  • Ghostly Sopranos

    published March 20, 2014

    If you’ve never heard of American composer Erich Wolfgang Korngold, you’re probably not alone. The early 20th century composer made a... More >>

  • Texas Has Talent

    published March 13, 2014

    On Saturday, The Dallas Opera Guild presents its 26th Annual Vocal Competition at the Winspear Opera House. Some 20 young semifinalists - all with... More >>

  • Classical Music for the Lounge Lizard Set

    published March 6, 2014

    Tito Muñoz is a hot young conductor from New York who is known for his work with Ensemble LPR, a group that takes classical music out of... More >>

  • Jump, Jive and Sling

    published February 27, 2014

    Pull out your swingiest vintage skirt and shine your dance shoes because Dallas’ most authentic Prohibition-era jazz band is coming to Oak... More >>

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