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Dover Quartet makes a lasting impression with music by composer who inspired its name

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Dover Quartet

The Chamber Music Society of Fort Worth has become one of the prime presenters of fine music in the city. Saturday afternoon’s concert in the Piano Pavilion was one more confirmation of that. Read more

Texas Ballet Theater goes contemporary in memorable mixed rep program

Texas Ballet Theater review

jlmarshall@star-telegram.com

There may have been elements of classical and neoclassical ballet in the mixed repertory program that Texas Ballet Theater presented Friday through Sunday at Bass Hall, but this program is the most contemporary that the company has performed. Read more

Carter’s Avedon exhibit will leave viewers wanting more

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Amon Carter Museum of American Art

When Mitchell Wilder, the Amon Carter Museum of American Art’s first director, commissioned Richard Avedon to undertake a “Western Project” in 1978, the museum had no way of knowing the New York-based photographer — famous for his fashion photography and portraits of celebriti... Read more

No chance of napping through this Fort Worth Symphony concert

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Manfred Esser

The energy quotient was exceptionally high at Friday night’s concert of the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra. A new piece from Colombia tested the sonic limits of Bass Hall, there were thunderous peals g... Read more

‘Who Am I This Time?’ throughly examines love

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Timothy Long

Kurt Vonnegut wants us to know that the true path to understanding who we are lies in understanding how and whom we love. Read more

Texas Camerata sets stage for special performances this weekend

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Special to the Star-Telegram

Texas Camerata invited its audience to “go Dutch” with its concert at Trinity Episcopal Church on Monday. Read more

Nothing laborious about this ‘Love’s Labour’s Lost’

Even though nobody is keeping score, it is all about winning and losing. Read more

The Assad Brothers bring musical sibling rivalry to Fort Worth

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Bonnie Trafelet

Sibling rivalries can sometimes be a good thing. Read more

Rapunzel gets a makeover in Casa production

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Casa Mañana Theatre

Casa Mañana Theatre’s production of “Rapunzel Rapunzel! A Very Hairy Fairy Tale” gives the Brothers Grimm classic tale a modern twist. Read more

Not a piano in sight for this gold medal-worthy Cliburn concert

Avi Avital on mandolin

Deutsche Grammophon

Review: Mandolinist Avi Avital and harpsichordist Kenneth Weiss presented a performance of predominately Baroque works at the Kimbell Art Museum’s Piano Pavilion on Thursday. Read more

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