Enjoy music under the stars with this free Houston Symphony performance at Miller Outdoor Theatre. Experience the deeply moving and powerful Lyric for Strings by George Walker, the first African American to win the Pulitzer Prize for Music. Recent Sphinx Junior Division laureate Amaryn Olmeda delivers a vibrant performance of Bruch’s popular Violin Concerto No. 1. The program concludes with Dvořák’s immortal “New World” Symphony, a stirring tribute to America that captures the spirit, individuality, and limitless potential of a blossoming nation.

All performances at Miller Outdoor Theatre are free. View Miller Seating Information

Location & Parking
Miller Outdoor Theatre is located at 6000 Hermann Park Drive. Parking at Miller Theatre is free, but can be limited! Consider riding METRORail to and from the performance.

This concert is sponsored in part by the City of Houston through the Miller Theatre Advisory Board.


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WALKER Lyric for Strings
BRUCH Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor
DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 9 in E minor From the New World



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