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All Over Creation: Surprise, Surprise
Peter Bay's work in 'Solo Symphony' revealed sides of him that hadn't been seen before
"...Bay leading orchestras through musical territories as diverse as Mozart and Mahler, Tchaikovsky and Takemitsu, and spoken at length..."

July 27, 2012 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Revolutionary Score
The Founding Fathers' first declaration: 'We're an American band!'
"...minds of "angelick strains" and "divine harmony," and when Mozart gets an earful of armonica in Vienna – at..."

June 29, 2012 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

2012 Austin Critics Table Awards
For the 20th time, a big hand for the nominees if you please
"...Rebecca Johnson, The Mozart Project..."

May 25, 2012 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Wine of the Week
Rockin' wines from the proprietors a 154-year-old winery
"...Zinfandels. You can imagine a gowned sylph playing a Mozart miniature in the background – or maybe even Joanna..."

March 23, 2012 Food Column by Wes Marshall

All Over Creation: One Movement Ends, and One Begins
As one chamber music ensemble takes its final bow, another makes its start
"...farewell concert free to all comers. The program includes Mozart's Concerto for Flute, Harp, and Orchestra; Francis Poulenc's Sextet..."

March 16, 2012 Arts Column by Robert Faires

In Memoriam: Jennifer Bourianoff
ASO's longtime Assistant Concertmaster has passed away.
"...groups: Chamber Soloists of Austin, the Arundel Trio, A. Mozart Fest, Viola by Choice, the Viva Trio (with which..."

Dec. 29, 2011 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Mozart's Sister
Wolfgang had a sister who was also a musical prodigy. Guess which sibling the history books remember.
"...This film’s spotlight goes not to Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, about whom much is known, but to his sister..."

Dec. 16, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Food-o-File
A tasteful remembrance of an Austin original
"...The fabulous annual holiday light and music extravaganza at Mozart's Coffee Roasters (3826 Lake Austin Blvd.) is bigger and..."

Dec. 2, 2011 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

The Magic Flute
ALO opens its 25th season with a magical revival of Mozart's opera
"...entered our cultural landscape with its inaugural production of Mozart's immortal singspiel The Magic Flute. Just as ALO's first..."

Nov. 11, 2011 Arts Review by Adam Roberts

'The Mozart Project'
Via innovation and homage, Ballet Austin makes new dances from old tunes
"...the veteran ranks, and programming like Ballet Austin's The Mozart Project sets out to prove "damn straight, we're good."..."

Sept. 30, 2011 Arts Feature by Jonelle Seitz

All Over Creation: Classical Alchemy
How Austin is transmuting the music of old into dance, art, and comedy
"...genius who gave us The Magic Flute. (See "'The Mozart Project.'")..."

Sept. 30, 2011 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Kid Powers
Charlie Belle kicks up some Magnetic Fields buzz
"...popular, but she wasn't reviewed as though she were Mozart. It's like there's two cultures...."

Sept. 23, 2011 Screens Post by Cindy Widner

Blist'ring Strings
This summer the Austin Chamber Music Festival really brings the heat
"...members' virtuosity. They'll show us how it's done with Mozart's String Quartet in D Minor, Dvorák's "American" string quartet,..."

July 8, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Symphony Orchestra July Fourth Concert & Fireworks
With fireworks banned and cash tight, ASO cancels its holiday concert
"...place July 10, 7:30pm, and features short compositions by Mozart, Mendelssohn, Haydn, Elgar, Dvorák, Schubert, and you'll even get..."

July 1, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Lyric Opera
Despite its seven-figure debt, the opera lives to sing another day
"...will proceed with the three productions previously announced – Mozart's The Magic Flute in November, Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor..."

June 24, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Chamber Music Center Performathon
Hundreds of chamber musicians fill Dell Hall with nine full hours of classical sounds
"...Brian Lewis, violin; Roger Myers, viola – "Allegro" from Mozart's Duo for Violin and Viola in G Major..."

April 29, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

A Maestro Prepares
Before the baton goes up, conductors have to know the score – every note of it
"...different staves of music, as opposed to, say, a Mozart symphony, which might have a maximum of 12 staves...."

April 1, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

On the Funding Front
Eleven area artists and cultural organizations earn support for 2011 projects
"...and presentation of a new full-length ballet based on Mozart's The Magic Flute, choreographed by Artistic Director Stephen Mills;..."

Jan. 14, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Food-o-File
Eat Local Week recap, Central Texas honors, and more delicious news
"...stop in for desserts, coffee, and hot chocolate at Mozart's Coffee Roasters (3825 Lake Austin Blvd., 477-2900) to appreciate..."

Dec. 17, 2010 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Spotlight on Opera
In this training program, divas make room for regular folks to belt arias
"...Cavalleria Rusticana paired with Acts I and II of Mozart's sublime The Marriage of Figaro, have already performed two..."

Aug. 13, 2010 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

'Hat' Trick
The Austin Chamber Music Festival gets you as close to opera as can be
"...and all sorts of funky things. And back in Mozart's day and Rossini's day, it was the social entertainment..."

July 9, 2010 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Dark Was the Night
Blind Willie Johnson gets his place in history
"...Golden Record, launched into space in 1977 alongside Bach, Mozart, Chuck Berry, and others to portray the diversity and..."

June 2, 2010 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

Austin Symphony With Christopher O'Riley
In closing its 99th season, ASO was at first reflective, then passionate
"...the season just past: the great Leon Fleisher playing Mozart, the symphony's collaboration with Conspirare on Cary Ratliff's spectacular..."

May 21, 2010 Arts Review by Robert Faires

A Year's Cheers
The nominees for the 2010 Austin Critics Table Awards
"...Mozart: Concerto in F Major, Austin Symphony with..."

May 14, 2010 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

La Follia
La Serva Padrona was a surprise hit in 1733, and it still delights today
"...KW: Pergolesi, like Mozart, had the gift of writing music that was both..."

April 16, 2010 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

European Bistro
At European Bistro, even the schnitzel, sauerkraut, and spaetzle are airy, greaseless, and wholesome
"...that strudel and dessert crepes are also offered. The Mozart Cake ($7), a chocolate delicacy with a chilled pistachio..."

April 2, 2010 Food Review by Kate Thornberry

The Final Three
If fast, physical action in a national face-off is what you want, try Ballet Austin
"...and another for his dance The Trilogy: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in 2007...."

March 26, 2010 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Smokey Robinson Keynote Interview
"...to be Beethoven," he admitted. "I want to be Mozart. And in 300 years, I want people to be..."

March 19, 2010 Music Review by Dan Oko

A Double Life
Splitting the difference between Peter Schickele and his alter ego, P.D.Q. Bach
"...Schickele or P.D.Q. Bach. There are a lot of Mozart divertimenti, for instance, that have passages – [singing] ya..."

Feb. 26, 2010 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Sheik to Sheik
Crazy Heart wasn't Stephen Bruton's only last project, and we have Geoff Muldaur & the Texas Sheiks to thank for that
"...do you produce Blind Lemon Jefferson? He was like Mozart! Unbelievable! There are so many things going on, it's..."

Feb. 19, 2010 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

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