Encore Houston

Encore Houston

Encore Houston is a weekly show featuring a concert recording from a local ensemble or performance organization in Houston. Each episode features the concert and brief commentary from host Joshua Zinn, with a preview of an upcoming performance by the featured organization at the end of the program.

Episodes

November 9, 2022 69 min

On this episode of Encore Houston, Kinder HSPVA graduate Jalen Baker and other young jazz artists perform for the Houston Jazz Collective, presenting some original works and a few classics featuring jazz vibraphone.

Music in this episode:

  • SAM RIVERS: Cyclic Episode
  • JALEN BAKER: Healing
  • BAKER: Don't shoot
  • BAKER: Praise
  • BAKER: We Regret to Inform you
  • BAKER: Obey/Disobey
  • OSCAR PETTIFORD: Blues in the Closet
  • DIZZY GILLESPIE: Bebop
  • Jal...
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    Mercury performs works by Haydn, CPE Bach, Mendelssohn, and Mozart.
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    October 21, 2022 70 min
    KINETIC performs works by Mendelssohn, Anthony Brandt, and Miklós Rózsa.
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    ROCO performs works by Piazzolla, Debussy, and a U.S. premiere by Anna Clyne.
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    Round Top Music Festival musicians present music by Mahler, Bruckner, and Dvořák.
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    The St. Cecilia Chamber Music Society performs works by Bach, Bartok, and Prokofiev.
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    On this episode of Encore Houston, we introduce the Houston Brass Band to the program! We feature highlights from some of their recent concerts.

    Music in this episode:

  • JAMES CURNOW: Fanfare and Flourishes
  • PHILIP SPARKE: Jubilee Overture
  • WILLIAM REMMER: Punchinello March
  • DEREK BOURGEOIS: Fantasia on Tico-Tico
  • GIUSEPPE VERDI, arr. Denis Wright: Grand March from Aida
  • CLAUDE-MICHEL SCHÖNBERG, arr. Darrol Barry: "I Dreamed a Dream"...
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    Aperio performs music by Ginastera, Villa-Lobos, Lena Frank, and others.
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    Ars Lyrica presents three works by J.S. Bach.
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    Musicians from KINETIC perform works by Schulhoff, Klatzow, and Higdon.
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    Jazz guitarist Mike Moreno performs tracks from his albums and tunes by Wayne Shorter and Victor Young.
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    ROCO performs works by Aaron Jay Kernis and Modest Mussorgsky.
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    Mercury performs music by Bach, Holst, and Grieg.
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    The Asia Society Texas presents music from Turkey and South Asia.
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    The St. Cecilia Chamber Music Society presents duos for violin and cello.
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    Aperio, Music of the Americas presents a summer concert from Miller Outdoor Theatre.
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    Excerpts from MUSIQA performances with works by contemporary composers.
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    October 14, 2021 72 min
    KINETIC performs works by living American composers, including Higdon, Adams, and Abels.
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    The Houston Chamber Choir performs world premieres by Mark Buller, Marcus Maroney, and Pierre Jalbert.
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    Aperio and New American Voices present music by David Lang and a world premiere by Shawn Crouch.
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