Uncover a virtual soundtrack along the Buffalo Bayou trail system at forty musical stops with ROCO on Buffalo Bayou, available to listen through Thursday, December 31, 2020.
In celebration of the Buffalo Bayou Partnership’s fifth anniversary, ROCO has released a virtual soundtrack, drawing from fifteen years of live performance recordings, which can be brought to life at forty designated stops along the Buffalo Bayou trail system.
Located at landmarks and public art works, visitors will find QR codes that play a specially selected piece of music performed by ROCO, curated for that location. Click here to see a full map of the ROCO on Buffalo Bayou stops.
To get you started, you can swing by the Waugh Bat Bridge to hear “Flying Sirto” by Erberk Eryilmaz, Shostakovich’s “Ballet Suite” at the Sesquicentennial Park Monument, Brad Sayles’ “Buffalo Bayou Suite” near John Runnels’ steel canoe sculptures and more at forty stops along Buffalo Bayou.
Social Distancing & COVID-19
Businesses in Houston have opened under modified protocols, following guidelines administered by local health officials, the State of Texas and CDC. At this time, guidance from experts urges people to continue wearing face masks when in public spaces, practice social distancing of at least six feet, limit your touching of surfaces and frequently use hand sanitizer or soap and water to keep your hands clean.
Before heading out, take time to familiarize with your destination’s requirements or restrictions at this moment, and be sure to contact them ahead of time with any questions or concerns.
ROCO on Buffalo Bayou
- Date: Available to listen through Thursday, December 31, 2020
- Time: Park hours are 6am to 11pm daily
- Location: Multiple stops along Buffalo Bayou, 1800 Allen Parkway, Houston, TX 77019
- Admission: Free. Click here for more information.