Texas Festival Orchestra concert led by Christian Arming, one of Austria's most sought after conductors. Pianist James Dick opens with Frédéric Chopin's Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in e, Op. 11 (1830), with its melancholic second movement. Works by Maurice Ravel are featured post intermission with the choreographic poem for orchestra, La Valse, and the famous one-movement composition Boléro. Turn this into a day trip and catch the 2017 Percussion Section Showcase at 1:30 p.m. and the Closing Chamber Music Program at 3:30 p.m., and take some time to explore the gardens, trails and lakes of the gorgeous 200-acre Round Top Festival Institute.
7:30 to 9:30 p.m. July 15. Festival Concert Hall, 248 Jaster Road, Round Top. For information, call 979-249-3129 or visit festivalhill.org. $10 to $70.
The 47th Annual Round Top Music Festival takes place June 10th - July 15th featuring international soloists, star faculty, and a line up of the best college musicians from around the world. Chamber Music and The Texas Festival Orchestra!
Every Saturday the Round Top Music Festival performs 3 fantastic series of concerts. Come to Round Top, TX, Houston's classical retreat! Come see the famous Festival Concert Hall and plan your day trip with a picnic or book a stay at quaint country cottage B&Bs in the area.
The popular Round Top Music Festival comes to a close with a Saturday evening