ABOUT THIS CONCERT

Join us from home for the Houston Symphony’s Live from Jones Hall livestream concert series! Your purchase helps support the Symphony. You’ll receive a private online link to view live concerts by Houston Symphony musicians performing at Jones Hall on Saturdays at 8 p.m. central.

In this livestream performance, hear the eloquent, deeply powerful Lyric for Strings by groundbreaking composer George Walker, the first African American to win the Pulitzer Prize for Music. Plus, Principal Oboe Jonathan Fischer performs Mozart’s lyrical Oboe Quartet in F major alongside members of the Houston Symphony string section. The concert also highlights members of the Symphony’s horn and cello sections.

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. A recording will be available to you at the same link for 24 hours following the concert. If you did not purchase a ticket before the concert, you can still buy a ticket to access the recording until 7 p.m. central on the Sunday after the performance. Livestream FAQs

Estimated running time: 1 hour


SELECT CONCERT DATE:

Aug 15
2020
Saturday, 8:00 PM
at Livestream Link

PROGRAM

Horn quartet selections to be announced
William VerMeulen, horn
Brian Thomas, horn
Nancy Goodearl, horn
Ian Mayton, horn

Cello duo selections to be announced
Brinton Averil Smith, cello
Charles Seo, cello

WALKER Lyric for Strings
Yue Bao, conductor

MOZART Oboe Quartet in F major
Jonathan Fischer, oboe
Sophia Silivos, violin
Joan DerHovsepian, viola
Christopher French, cello

ARTISTS


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