ABOUT THIS CONCERT
The third performance of our Chamber Music Series, part of the Houston Symphony’s two-week Schumann Festival, takes place at Zilkha Hall at the Hobby Center on Valentine’s Day. The program features a small ensemble of Houston Symphony musicians and Alisa Weilerstein (cello) in Schumann’s most romantic works. Throughout the evening, actors Jay Sullivan and Alicia Beard share excerpts from Robert and Clara Schumann’s love letters to one another.
Schumann Festival Lineup: Catch all of the performances and events at Jones Hall and beyond. Schedule & tickets
Dinner & Drinks: Arrive before the concert and share a romantic meal with your Valentine at the Diana American Grill inside the Hobby Center! Save room for champagne and cake for dessert. Details & menu
Participating Houston Symphony Musicians
R. SCHUMANN Three Romances for Oboe and Piano: Jonathan Fischer, oboe; Scott Holshouser, piano.
C. SCHUMANN Three Romances for Violin and Piano: Sophia Silivos, violin; Scott Holshouser, piano.
R. SCHUMANN Piano Quartet (with Alisa Weilerstein): Yoonshin Song, violin; Joan DerHovsepian, viola; Scott Holshouser, piano.
Zilkha Hall, 800 Bagby St. #300, Houston, TX 77002