Catch the close of ROCO’s 13th season of “Unchambered“ performances at Magical Inspirations, led by concertmaster Scott St. John, in Midtown on Sunday, April 8 and Cypress Creek on Tuesday, April 10, 2018.
ROCO’s 13th season of its “Unchambered” series wraps up with Magical Inspirations.
ROCO violinist and concertmaster, Scott St. John, is the featured artist for this program and will be joined by clarinetist, Nathan Williams, and composer/pianist, Kevin Lau.
In addition to Bartok’s jazz-inspired Contrasts and Korngold’s gorgeous Much Ado About Nothing Suite, Kevin Lau is creating a new Disney-inspired work based on Hans Christian Andersen’s The Nightingale.
The work will be accompanied by original illustrations by artist, Amy Scheidegger and narration from Houston-based actor, Dave Harris.
ROCO is a dynamic and innovative professional music ensemble that flexes from one to 40 players from all over the US and Canada, with guest artists from around the world.
Performing intimate concerts in dozens of venues, ROCO’s musicians don’t just give concerts – they challenge preconceptions, create extraordinary experiences, and foster new relationships with audiences through the language of music.
Expanding the repertoire, ROCO has premiered over 65 commissions from living American composers. ROCO embraces technology, with free worldwide concert live-streams and real-time artist commentary via a smartphone app, as well as on-demand recordings of past concerts via the Listening Room.
A vital part of the community, ROCO concert DVDs are sent to nursing homes and hospitals to bring music to those immobile communities, and their music education/childcare program attracts multigenerational audiences.
ROCO presents Magical Inspirations in Midtown & Cypress Creek
- Dates: Sunday, April 8 and Tuesday, April 10, 2018
- Times: Sunday 5pm performance at MATCH; Tuesday 3pm performance at John Wesley United Methodist Church
- Parking: Paid/free lot and street parking is available in the surrounding area for both performance venues.
- Tickets are $25 for Sunday, April 8 at MATCH; $15 for students. Click here to order tickets for Midtown on Sunday.
- Tickets are $12 for Tuesday, April 10 at John Wesley United Methodist Church; $10 for seniors; $6 for students; $8 group discounted. Click here to order tickets for Cypress Creek on Tuesday.
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