ABOUT THIS CONCERT

Usher in Valentine’s Day with a sparkling and evocative all-French program, led by renowned French conductor Fabien Gabel. Premiered in September, 2020, Camille Pépin’s spellbinding Avant les clartés de l’aurore evokes the magical moments before dawn’s light. Tomasi’s blazing and theatrical Fanfares liturgiques spotlights the Symphony’s powerhouse brass section, and the concerts close with the effervescence and lighthearted charm of Poulenc’s Sinfonietta.

Before the concert: Musical Ambassador Carlos Andrés Botero hosts Prelude discussion live on Zoom. Ticket holders get a link to learn more about the musicians and the night’s repertoire.

Due to social distancing requirements, if you are purchasing a single in-hall ticket or for a group of 3+, please call the Patron Services Center at 713.224.7575 or email patronservices@houstonsymphony.org to purchase your ticket(s).

Single tickets $20, or save 25% with a livestream package – view details here

How to View the Concert Livestream Video
On the day before the concert, you will receive a new email with a link to the video. If you purchase a ticket after Friday evening, the link will be in your confirmation email. We recommend you access the link at least 10 minutes before the concert begins. Livestream FAQs

Estimated running time: 1 hour


SELECT CONCERT DATE:

Feb 5
2021
Friday, 8:00 PM
at Jones Hall
Feb 6
2021
Saturday, 8:00 PM
at Jones Hall
Feb 7
2021
Sunday, 2:30 PM
at Jones Hall

PROGRAM

C. PEPÍN Avant les clartés de l’aurore
H. TOMASI Fanfares liturgiques
POULENC Sinfonietta

ARTISTS


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