ABOUT THIS CONCERT

Celebrated conductor Juraj Valčuha leads orchestra, chorus, and vocal soloists in Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9. Come together in Jones Hall and experience one of classical music’s most moving, uplifting, and inspiring journeys, a rallying cry to hope, humanity, and universal fellowship culminating in the exuberant “Ode to Joy.”

An internationally acclaimed conductor, Juraj Valčuha is the Houston Symphony’s next Music Director. Valčuha will begin his appointment at the launch of the Symphony’s 2022–23 Season. He succeeds esteemed conductor Andrés Orozco-Estrada, whose tenure concludes at the end of the 2021–22 Season after eight seasons with the orchestra.

Student Tickets: This concert is eligible for students to attend at a discounted rate. Visit our Student Tickets page for more information.

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SELECT CONCERT DATE:

May 20
2022
Friday, 8:00 PM
at Jones Hall
May 21
2022
Saturday, 8:00 PM
at Jones Hall
May 22
2022
Sunday, 2:30 PM
at Jones Hall

PROGRAM

C. SIMON An Elegy: A Cry from the Grave
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9, Choral

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