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Review: Schola Cantorum gives deeply moving concert of African-American spirituals

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Star-Telegram archives

Schola Cantorum of Texas mined one of the richest veins of American music on Sunday evening, presenting a program of African-American spirituals in Grapevine’s First United Methodist Church. Read more

Review: Music of Lowell Liebermann at Cliburn at the Modern

The Cliburn at the Modern series, which focuses on the music of living composers, put its spotlight Saturday afternoon on a master of listenable music, Lowell Liebermann. Read more

Review: A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch: One Singular Sensation!

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Special to the Star-Telegram

The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra is paying homage this weekend to one of the great composers and songwriters of our lifetime: Marvin Frederick Hamlisch, whom we lost in 2012. Read more

Review: Contemporary Dance/Fort Worth

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Contemporary Dance/Fort Worth

Contemporary Dance/Fort Worth’s latest site-specific dance is called Sky Descending: Dancing Between Two Buildings, but of the eight movements in this hourlong work at the Kimbell Art Museum, the most interesting choreography does not happen between the Louis Kahn building and the year-ol... Read more

Review: ‘Navigating the West’ at Amon Carter Museum

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Manoogian Collection

The United States in the mid-1800s was a time of great political and social turmoil. Nowhere was that more apparent than in Missouri. Read more

Bass Hall audience treated to exceptional performance of Beethoven’s ‘Emperor’

The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra’s concerts this weekend are in the hands of two guests, and they are quite an impressive pair. Read more

Inside the Perot Museum’s exhibit “2theXtreme: MathAlive!”

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Oscar Williams

The newest temporary exhibit at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science answers every student’s biggest math question: “When am I ever going to use it?” Read more

Review: Sara Evans with the Fort Worth Symphony

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Special to the Star-Telegram

Country chanteuse Sara Evans, who performed with the Fort Worth Symphony in a pops concert at Bass Hall on Saturday night, did not need any help with her vocals. But she sure could have used some pointers on geography. Read more

Review: Chris Thile and Edgar Meyer at Bass Hall

Several performers have brought down the house at Bass Hall but until Friday night, none of them had tried to change its name. Read more

Review: Dallas Museum of Art’s retrospective of Isa Genzken

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Star-Telegram

The Dallas Museum of Art is so very proud of its big fall exhibition, “Isa Genzken, Retrospective.” Read more

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