Anna Whitlock Henry is playing her flute again. Now, though, she’s doing it without hand tremors she’s suffered since she was in high school. She vows to dedicate her first concert to the doctors who made it possible. And for whom she played a not-so-typical concert in the operating room at Memorial Hermann Hospital at Houston’s Texas Medical Center in late March.
After playing the wind instrument for most of her life, the 63-year-old Henry had recently overcome breast cancer...
Thomas Mann practices stacking upside down plastic cups upward in a pyramid shape. Then he unstacks them. Quickness in each direction and improving his times are the goals. The 11-year-old has only been cup stacking since early 2017, learning most of his technique from watching on YouTube. At the Mann home in south Lubbock, the hollow, rapid kerplunking sound coming from Thomas’ bedroom is a regular happening.
“I just kept doing it and then my brother was gong to tennis...
This week on the Music Crossroads of Texas we will wrap up this look at some of the songs about cities and town in West Texas.
Three of this week’s recurring segments focus on the Tommy and Charlene Hancock Family.
Women of West Texas Music: This week’s feature is the Texana Dames.
West Texas Music Standards: This week’s West Texas Music Standard is Tommy X Hancock.
West Texas Live Shots: Music from one of the Texana Dames live...