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Texas Music Festival Opens Cool & Classical 2015 Summer Season


2014: Season: In the News

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Houston Passion to foster talent drives music fest director

Houston Time for Three is as ready for Bach as the trio is for Kanye Miraculous music: Scandalous masterpiece set in post-apocalyptic brothel shakes up classical world

Our Texas Russian Newspaper article on the Texas Music Festival’s 25th Season

Houston Chronicle Zest section: Violin professor proves music transcends borders

The Daily Cougar: TMF Young Artist Competition showcases new talent A dad's hope: Legendary violinist and son unite for special Father's Day weekend at Texas Music Fest

Fox 26 News: CWM Young Artist Competition Winner and 25 years of TMF Father’s Day Freebies and Deals in Houston

Texas Music Festival (video) - Great Day Houston, KHOU-Channel 11 Texas Music Fest opens with special concert: Recently deceased Houston icon honored by Mahler magic

Houstonia Magazine: When is a local festival no longer just local

Talented young trio to cap Texas Music Festival

Texas Music Festival kicks off celebration with Wagner

UH News Digest: Featured Photo Texas Music Festival brings together novices, professionals Texas Music Festival 25th Season

HCN Online: Texas Music Festival announces 25th Annual Classical Concert Series Texas Music Fest Helped Shape Houston Trombonist's Career

Ciao Bella Magazine (SW Houston Women's-oriented magazine): TMF makes "MUST" List - Texas Music Festival draws a record number of applicants, setting up the gutsiest concerts yet

2013 Season: In the News

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The Daily Faculty, musicians perform for festival's grande finale Classical music striptease? Rare instrument conjures spirit of naughty girl in festival closer

Houston Society News: TMF featured on "Lights, Camera, Action"

The Daily Worldwide students perform for music festival Rock Star Maestro Rossen Milanov

KHOU: TMF featured on "Great Day Houston" segment

Houston Chronicle - Pasadena, Clute musicians participate in Helen Olshan Texas Music Festival

KTRK: Texas Music Festival and Violist Tam Duong featured on "Hometown Live"

The Daily Cougar - Texas Music Festival commences with celebratory opening

TMF is an Pick

ABC-TV Ch. 13 Touts Cynthia Woods Mitchell Young Artist Competition and June 14 and 15 on "Free Stuff Fridays" - Friends Come Together for TMF Opening (Percussionists Matt Strauss and Ted Atkatz)

Houston Chronicle - Texas Music Festival to present Stravinsky's 'Rite of Spring' - Five (plus) don't-miss events - CultureMap Houston

Houston Chronicle - Texas Music Festival serves as a learning experience - What to do this week and weekend in Houston

Houstonia Magazine: What to do this weekend Day Trips - Texas Music Festival Orchestra Series kicks off in Houston June 8

Six-string Masters to Visit UH for TMF Guitar Institute

Percussion takes lead in this concerto

Month-long Texas Music Festival highlights classical music

Houston is Music Mecca in June

TMF: Orchestrating Success

Local musician to perform at Texas Music Festival

TMF featured on

The Katy News: Classical Music's Rising Stars to Shine at TMF

Houston Chronicle Cover

Texas Music Festival is proud to be included in this round-up of prestigious summer music festivals

Culturemap Houston Highlights TMF's Upcoming Season

2012 Season: In the News

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The Live Well Network showcases how the Texas Music Festival offers audiences incredible entertainment at affordable prices

TMF Alum and Soloist Dan Zhu Shines During Tanglewood Boston Symphony Orchestra Concert

KUHA: TMF Grand Finale

An equal opportunity showpiece - everyone's a soloist in virtuosic Texas Music Festival finale

Houston Chronicle: Violinist Dan Zhu plans a special finale for Texas Music Festival Orchestra

KHOU Anchor Len Cannon joins the Texas Music Festival for a day - The Anchor and the Orchestra

A Texas Music Festival showcase worthy of German masters - no flash trash in Xiao Wang's Sibelius

Texas Music Festival featured on KHOU's Great Day Houston

CultureMap: Did Richard Strauss get it right?
Texas Music Festival ponders what happens after death with epic Superman opus

Houston Chronicle:
Texas Music Festival violinist high on music

CultureMap Moment on KHOU:
What's hot in Houston this weekend?

CultureMap's Joel Luks "Art and About"
Debussy in the house - Texas Music Festival Orchestra takes on La mer

Houston Chronicle:
Chinese Violinist wins Cynthia Woods Mitchell Young Artist Competition

ABC 13:
UH Hosts 23rd Annual Texas Music Festival

ABC 13:
Hometown Live - ABC 13's Deborah Wrigley visits the Texas Music Festival

Risky music for the win - young Texas Music Festival winner scores by gambling

Behind the scenes at Texas Music Festival - A look at how student prepare for a joyful Opening

Pick Five Calendar Close-Up

Houston Chronicle:
Orchestra to open Texas Music Festival

CultureMap's Joel Luks "Art and About":
A joyous occasion - Texas Music Festival opening concert takes on Beethoven's Symphony No. 9

Texas Music Festival on Visions Segment 4, 6/03/12

Jewish Herald-Voice:
Texas Music Festival returns for 23rd season
Houston offers summer fun for all ages with art, food, music, and theatre

Arts+Culture Magazine Houston:
Build it and They Will Come - Texas Music Festival Sets the Standard for Excellence

Visit Houston:
Texas Music Festival Empowers Young Musicians

Travel and Leisure News:
Classical music's rising stars come together in Houston for the Texas Music

Conroe Today:
Classical Music's Rising Stars Align in Houston June 4-July 1

Featured Event in Houston, Texas

A Music Junkie's Paradise:
Texas Music Festival to offer 50 Concerts This Summer with some Bold Twists

2011 Season: In the News

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Houston Chronicle's Ultimate West U features percussionist

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TMF conductor Mei Ann Chen featured on blog

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Southwest Village News: Westbury musician performs at Texas Music Festival

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Southwest Village News features a story about Westbury resident Jennifer Dennison, who will perform at the Texas Music Festival.

Read the entire issue of the Southwest Village News, the story about Dennison and the Texas Music Festival begins on page 4.

Southwest Village News: Westbury musician performs at Texas Music Festival

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Southwest Village News features a story about Westbury resident Jennifer Dennison, who will perform at the Texas Music Festival.

Read the entire issue of the Southwest Village News, the story about Dennison and the Texas Music Festival begins on page 4.

Jewish Herald-Voice: 'Jumpstarting Careers at the Texas Music Festival'

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TMF makes music on Fox 26 Morning News

FOX 26 Morning News - TMF General and Artistic Director Alan Austin, Percussionist Aaron Guillory Make Music on FOX 26 Morning News.


TMF clarinetist and assistant conductor appear on newscast for Celebratory Opening Day

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KPRC-TV Sat. Morning News: Texas Music Festival clarinetist and TMF Asst. Conductor appear on television for Celebratory Opening Day.

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Texas Music Festival makes cover of Chronicle's 'The Good Life' section

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Brent Clanton raves for FAVES on the cover of "The Good Life" section.

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2010 Season: In the News

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Christopher Theofanidis and 2009 TMF Orchestra featured on

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Composer Christopher Theofanidis' interview by features footage of Barry Jekowsky leading the 2009 TMF Orchestra in the Texas premiere of Symphony on July 3, 2009. Theofanidis' Rainbow Body will be performed by the 2011 TMF Orchestra under the baton of Carl St. Clair on June 25, 2011 at the Moores Opera House. profiles 2010 TMF Facebook conducting contest winner

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Psychology Today features a story on last summer's celebrity conducting contest winner, CNN AM 650 host Brent Clanton, and how conducting the Festival Orchestra allowed him to achieve a lifelong dream to follow in his father's footsteps.

Alan Austin, General and Artistic Director, discusses TMF at UH

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Houston PBS: TMF featured on UH Moment

Ch. 2: Texas Music Festival attracts top music students from near and far

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Radio Host Brent Clanton trades mic for conducting baton

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Radio Host Trading Mic for Conductor's Baton, from Creative Pride with Mike Emery on

Texas Music Festival is "Building Better Minds" - FOX 26 Houston

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HCN's Greater Houston Weekly announces season schedule

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Front Row looks deeper into Texas Music Festival

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The Front Row - Texas Music Festival, from 88.7 KUHF-FM, Houston Public Radio profiles rising bassoon star

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Orchestra concerts highlighted on

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Gish Picks' Guide to Cultural Events for Families 'picks' Texas Music Festival

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College publishes photos of TMF rehearsal on its Facebook page

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2010 Immanuel & Helen Olshan Texas Music Festival, from Houston College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences' Facebook page

Houston Chronicle: Composer will hear his work premier at TMF

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Ch. 13 ABC features TMF Bassoonist Wade Coufal and Conductor Franz Krager

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Your Hometown Live with Cynthia Cisneros, from ABC Ch. 13 KTRK-TV touts TMF Perspectives Series

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GuestLife Houston welcomes Houston visitors to Texas Music Festival

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OutSmart Magazine: Strike Up The Band - Texas Music Festival!

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Houston Chronicle takes note of UH jazz studies director Noe Marmolejo

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UH jazz instructor notes 20 years, from Houston Chronicle

Spacetaker Artscene touts Texas Music Festival

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Spacetaker Artscene | June 2010, from 002 Magazine

Texas Music Festival makes headlines in Houston Arts Alliance's

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Conducting "Star Spangled Banner" has deep meaning for contest participant

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The Leader of the Band, from Brent's Blog

CultureMap article discusses TMF celebrity conductor poll

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Online media maven Mike McGuff blogs about guest conductor contest

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TMF's 21st season announced in The Greensheet

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