Free Concert Features Texas Rising Stars
Winners of the Butler School of Music String Concerto Competition will perform with the Austin Civic Orchestra at the sixth annual Texas Rising Stars concert. The four talented soloists are all UT Austin students; read their bios: bit.ly/2oQt6V9.
Led by Music Director Lois Ferrari, the orchestra will also perform Jennifer Higdon’s “blue cathedral” and the chamber version of Aaron Copland’s “Appalachian Spring.”
Brian Lewis, professor of violin at UT Austin, conceived of this collaborative concert between the Butler School of Music and Austin Civic Orchestra. It is funded in part by the David and Mary Winton Green Chair in String Performance and Pedagogy.
Get insight into the music at a pre-concert talk from 6:45-7:15 p.m. in room MRH 2.614, located in the same building as the recital hall.
See the full program and parking details: austincivicorchestra.org/event/texas-rising-stars
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