Andrés Orozco-Estrada, conductor
Gabriela Montero, piano
GABRIELA LENA FRANK: Escaramuza
GRIEG: Piano Concerto
BERLIOZ: Symphonie fantastique
Listen on the Radio
Houston Public Media and the Houston Symphony continue their broadcast partnership with the Houston Symphony concert series on News 88.7 every Sunday at 8 PM and streaming online at houstonpublicmedia.org. The Houston Symphony’s world class performances are regularly featured on nationally syndicated radio shows such as Performance Today and SymphonyCast. Performance Today airs on HPM Classical weekdays at 10:00 AM and Saturdays at 5:00 PM. SymphonyCast airs on HPM Classical on Saturdays at 8:00 PM.
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