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The Houston Viola Society will host a 1919 Celebration concert featuring Paul Hindemith’s 11/4 Sonata, Rebecca Clarke’s Sonata, and Ernest Bloch’s Suite 1919. Performing violists are Sergein Yap, Katie Magill Carrington, Rainey Weber, Yvonne Smith, Ilana Rose Mercer, Matthew Carrington, Eliseo Rene Salazar, and Jarita Ng with pianists Jasmine Hatem and Eliza Ching. Tickets: Suggested donation of $5-$15 Find out more about the Houston Viola Society: https://houstonviolasociety.org/
Join us for a delightful salon-style house concert of piano trio music by Schubert, Haydn, and Shostakovich plus a musical surprise! Kata Trio consists of Sherry Cheng on piano, Annie Chen on violin, and Louis-Marie Fardet on cello; Annie and Louis-Marie are members of the Houston Symphony. At the concert you will hear stories about the music that Kata Trio plays, and you will also meet terrific people, enjoy wine, food, and hors d'oeuvres brought by you, other guests, and provided by Memorial Classical Music Series. Program Haydn: Piano Trio No. 44 in E Major Hob. XV: 28 I. Allegro moderato Schubert: Piano Trio No. 1 in B-Flat Major Op. 99 I. Allegro moderato Schubert: Piano Trio No. 2 in E-Flat Major Op. 100 II. Andante Shostakovich: Piano Trio in E Minor, Op. 67 IV. Allegretto Plus a special musical surprise you can dance to at the end! Tickets FREE concert, voluntary donations accepted and encouraged. Donations can be made at the door at any time during the event. Suggested donation is $20/person but pay what you can. Cash, check and credit cards accepted. Please check the Eventbrite page for more information about the event, including artist bios: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kata-trio-plays-schubert-haydn-and-shostakovich-tickets-54202073862?aff=ebdssbdestsearch Potluck Guests are encouraged to bring wine, a snack or a dessert. Schedule Enjoy wine, hors d'oeuvres, and social time from 6:30pm - 7:10pm. The concert will start promptly at 7:15pm. There will be a brief intermission to replenish drinks and snacks.
“To transform the jangled discords of our nation into a symphony of Brotherhood..” - Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, from his I Have a Dream speech, delivered August 28, 1963 at Lincoln Memorial, Washington, D.C. This free, public event will be a wonderful evening of music, celebrating beauty and freedom. It is held to honor the memory of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, and together celebrate the shared dreams of all Mankind. This year is the 90th Anniversary of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King's birth. The Houston Schiller Institute Community Chorus and special guests will perform a selection of J.S. Bach, Mozart, and African-American Spirituals – and more! Light refreshments will be served. It will be a beautiful and thoughtful evening for the entire family. Sponsored with the Tracy Gee Community Center, Harris County Precinct 3. Learn more about the event and the Schiller Institute Community Chorus here: https://sicc-schillerinstitute.nationbuilder.com/ https://www.meetup.com/Schiller-Institute-Community-Chorus/
The Shepherd Society’s Family Concert is dedicated to people of all ages by incorporating storytelling into an orchestral piece. “Overture to a Heroine” Featuring the Shepherd School Symphony Orchestra in a performance of selections of Beethoven’s "Leonore Overture No. 3" Larry Rachleff, music director Rachel Buchman, narrator 10:30 a.m. – Instrument demonstration in Alice Pratt Brown Hall’s Grand Foyer 11:00 a.m. – Concert in Stude Concert Hall Free and open to the public! (Recommended for ages 6 and older)