The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog
, about a serial killer known as "The Avenger" who murders blonde women. A new score by American composer Joseph Williams II provides a dramatic backdrop to Hitchcock's eerie tale, presented in Houston by APERIO, Music of the Americas, and featuring internationally-celebrated cellist Bion Tsang and the Texas Guitar Quartet (Williams, along with Issac Bustos, Jonathan Dotson and Alejandro Montiel).
8 p.m. March 4. The MATCH, 3400 Main. For information, call 713-521-4533 or visit matchouston.org/events/hitchcocks-lodger
. $15 to $35.
APERIO, Music of the Americas proudly presents Alfred Hitchcock’s The Lodger, a classic silent film with a new score by Joseph Williams II, featuring Bion Tsang, cello and the Texas Guitar Quartet.
American composer Joseph Williams II sets his beautiful, original score as a dramatic backdrop for Alfred Hitchcock’s eerie tale The Lodger - A Story of the London Fog. Accompaniment by the Texas Guitar Quartet and internationally celebrated cellist Bion Tsang heightens the brilliant direction by the legendary film director Alfred Hitchcock. This production of The Lodger received three Austin Critic’s Table Awards for Best Chamber Performance (Texas Guitar Quartet), Best Original Composition (Williams), and Best Instrumentalist (Bion Tsang).
Williams - The Lodger - a Story of the London Fog
Bion Tsang, cello
The Texas Guitar Quartet: Issac Bustos, Jonathan Dotson;
Alejandro Montiel, Joseph Williams II
We have to believe that Alfred Hitchcock won't be turning in his grave over this modern take on his 1927 silent film classic,