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Humor, Introspection, Ecstasy
UT Composer Dan Welcher is one step away from greatness.
"...spring, Peter Bay, music director and conductor of the Austin Symphony, had the bright idea of getting UT composition..."

April 13, 2001 Music Feature by Robert Faires

Postscripts
Book news, signings, and author appearances this week.
"...blocks from the house... The Jewish Community Association of Austin's Book Fair will be taking place from Nov. 5-19;..."

Oct. 20, 2000 Books Column by Clay Smith

Cosi Fan Tutte: Doin' What Comes Naturally
Local Arts Reviews
"...darker side of humanity's preoccupation with love's chase in Austin Lyric Opera's staging of the Mozart masterpiece Don Giovanni;..."

Oct. 29, 1999 Arts Review by Robi Polgar

Do Not Pass Go, Do Not Collect ...
Part One: The Artists' Application Process
"...and Congress reads. It's Monday afternoon, March 15, and Austin artists from all disciplines are nervously standing over copy..."

March 26, 1999 Arts Feature

Exhibitionism
The Suida Manning Collection: the Renaissance Is Here
"...air, there is a genuine feeling of rebirth in Austin these days. The city is building stadiums and museums...."

March 12, 1999 Arts Review

Exhibitionism
The Food Chain: Great Taste, Less Filling
"...particular ball of Rossini's as handled last week by Austin Lyric Opera never stopped bouncing until the final curtain..."

March 20, 1998 Arts Review

Never Say Never
"...week's Chronicle, I authoritatively stated that, prior to the Austin Lyric Opera production of Tannhäuser, Austin had never seen..."

Jan. 19, 1996 Arts Column

Best Electrical Conductor
Richard Buckley
"...and skin tingling – when you're present for an Austin Lyric Opera production has everything to do with the..."

Sept. 12, 2014 Best of Austin Feature

SoundSpace: Downtown NYC 1960
Blanton Museum's music series turns the clock back to minimalism's early years in Manhattan
"...For the past couple of months, Austin has had the opportunity to see minimalism in some..."

April 25, 2014 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

DIY, and So Can I
KLRU's 'Arts in Context' mirrors the the collaboration and can-do of the artists it profiles
"...approach, in order to tell the story of whatever Austin arts entity Troncoso's lens is focused on...."

Dec. 21, 2012 Screens Feature by Dan Solomon

Kickstart My Heart
Austin is one of 10 cities featured prominently on online fundraising platform Kickstarter
"...three-person team has very recently increased to 37. Discussing Austin in the company's success – Austin is one of..."

Feb. 24, 2012 Music Feature by Adam Schragin

Five.Foot.One 2 'Five.Two.Ten'
Tiny dynamo Andrea Ariel works up short dances
"...offering so many good things to the arts in Austin for nearly 20 years that it's difficult to keep..."

Sept. 5, 2008 Arts Feature by Barry Pineo

The Electric Exchange
Theatre, dance, music, and film meld and get supercharged in the Fuse Box Festival
"...visual artists are slinging paint at the ballet barre; opera singers are cozying up to comedians, and rock musicians..."

April 25, 2008 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

UT School of Music
Ernest and Sarah Butler make the largest-ever donation to a music school at a public university
"...into the school's coffers. The gift, from a single Austin couple, will support expansion of the school's $33 million..."

March 28, 2008 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Shostakovich 100 Schedule
"...One opera, two piano concertos, a handful of symphonies, a dozen..."

Dec. 30, 2005 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Articulations
A weekly rundown of the latest news in Austin's visual and performing arts scene
"...KMFA studios, there was a terrific tutorial on the operatic works and careers of composers Richard Wagner, Guiseppe Verdi,..."

Jan. 25, 2002 Arts Column by Robert Faires

The Tail Wags the Dog
"...on the Cultural Contracts process ("A Night at the Opera: Artists Sing Out at the Arts Commission," May 18,..."

July 6, 2001 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Articulations
South Bank Update
"...Barton Springs Road, you can see the headquarters for Austin Lyric Opera really taking shape. The dilapidated facade of..."

Aug. 20, 1999 Arts Column by Robert Faires

After a Fashion
Your gracious Style Avatar on throwing rocks and giving 'em 'the finger'
"...BAT-TERY The e-mail said, "Come in your best Austin party attire." Well, don't I always, since that's all..."

June 27, 2008 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

After a Fashion
Your Style Avatar is still squinting from all that glare from all those rocks at the Long Center opening
"...of the party downstairs. Conductor Peter Bay and the Austin Symphony opened the show with the "Star-Spangled Banner," and..."

April 4, 2008 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Brass Ring Lessons
How TexARTS' first two go-rounds in staging classic musicals are helping to make its new Carousel ride a winner
"...easy nowadays as finding an affordable two-bedroom in South Austin. But time was, those metallic hoops were common enough..."

June 22, 2007 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

After a Fashion
This week, Stephen manages to connect Barbara K, the Shangri-Las, and Joey Buttafuoco. Go figure.
"...little holiday get-together – all great ladies of the Austin music scene (well, except for me, of course). Barbara..."

Feb. 23, 2007 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

After a Fashion
Stephen has to go all the way to Seattle and Tijuana just to appreciate Austin style
"...for such nonprofits as Arthouse, the Heritage Society of Austin, Austin Film Society, and Texas Film Hall of Fame,..."

Jan. 26, 2007 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

After a Fashion
Huzzah! Stephen is back, jingling his balls and getting all Carrie on yo' keister.
"...and tuxes for the men. We are dealing with Austin, of course, so we make allowances. "Creative formal wear"..."

Jan. 19, 2007 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Top 10 Dance and Classical Music Events That Made 2006 a Year to Remember
"...Patterson and Eric Midgeley in Director's Choice: Evolution (Ballet Austin) In the first section of Stephen Mills' "Desire/Three Movements"..."

Jan. 5, 2007 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

L'Orontea
The Texas Early Music Project's concert rendering of this Baroque gem L'Orontea left no doubt as to the opera's musical pleasures
"...Antonio Cesti's 1656 opera, L'Orontea, has so much in common with Gilbert and..."

May 7, 2004 Arts Review by Jerry Young

Bass Delay Gives Groups Room to Play
UT delays Bass Concert Hall renovations for local art schools
"...To the ballet, opera, and symphony, UT President Larry Faulkner might as well..."

April 2, 2004 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Top 10 Shows in 2003 That Shed Light in a Dark Year
"...the deeply felt vocals of Tina Marsh, proving herself Austin's Piaf. Heavenly...."

Jan. 2, 2004 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Articulations
A new tool in finding performance space in Austin.
"...orchestras and other performing arts groups we enjoy in Austin, it's that the number of active cultural groups we..."

July 14, 2000 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Nothing Succeeds Like Access
"...Surprised that a city of Austin's size, which has both a thriving arts community and..."

June 11, 1999 Arts Feature by Dawn Davis

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