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January 23, 2021

Texas opera companies rally together to create Texas Opera Alliance

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Facing the same challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic, Texas' five major opera have formed a new partnership,. The Texas Opera Alliance, announced today, is...

Ballroom Marfa launches podcast interview series, an outdoor exhibition, and ‘Kite...

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While its doors may still be closed to visitors, the West Texas arts organization Ballroom Marfa makes its pandemic pivot for the fall multi-pronged. Beginning...

Austin Opera names principal conductor

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After serving for several seasons with Austin Opera in an advisory capacity, Timothy Meyers as has been appointed the Sarah and Ernest Butler Principal...

Opera at a drive-in movie theater? Yes, and it’s part of...

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Austin Opera's first production of the 2020-2021 season won't be in the Long Center for the Performing Arts, but at the Blue Starlite Drive-in. Beginning...

Making Good Noise: Steve Parker wins a Rome Prize Fellowship

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Steve Parker says that at a certain level, it’s been a typical summer for him. Per usual, the Austin artistic polymath is not teaching at...

Renowned Trumpet Player Billy Ray Hunter joins Butler School of Music

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Billy Ray Hunter, principal trumpeter for the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, will join the faculty of the University of Texas Butler School of Music. A native...

Live on Stage, but Online, the Miró Quartet Plays All of...

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Slowly, responsibly, and surely, the Miró Quartet is mounting their virtual return to the live stage. Beginning July 16 the Miró will be continuing its...

Black Voices concert streams free at Austin Chamber Music Festival

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The Austin Chamber Music Festival's "Black Voices" concert will be streamed live 7:30 p.m. July 3. And like all of the festival's offerings, the...

Austin Symphony fires principal trombonist over racist comments

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The Austin Symphony Orchestra terminated principal trombonist Brenda Sansig-Salas today following an outburst of racist comments on social media she made over the weekend. Sansig-Salas,...

One Ounce Opera: The movie

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One Ounce's efforts to creatively tinker with opera for a 21st-century opera prove consistently smart and appealing. It was only in early February that One...

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