The 43rd Round Top Music Festival presents more than 35 public events (Orchestral and chamber music concerts, master classes, children concert.) Distinguished faculty mentor young artists from all over the world. The Texas Festival Orchestra, conducted by Perry So, Heiichiro Ohyama, Christoph Campestrini, Edwin Outwater, Michael Stern, Pascal Verrot, Emilio Colon and Erik Ochsner will perform some rarities like Prokofiev’s Chout, Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No. 7 and Francis Poulenc’s Concert Champetre in the unique Festival Concert Hall. Soloists include pianist James Dick, harpsichordist Matthew Dirst, flutist Carol Wincenc, violinist Jonathan Swartz, oboist Erin Hannigan, clarinetist Kenneth Grant, bassoonist Benjamin Kamins and horn Michelle Baker among others. The festival celebrates anniversaries of Richard Wagner (b. 1813), Giuseppe Verdi (b. 1813), Francis Poulenc (d.1963), Benjamin Britten (b. 1913), Paul Hindemith (d.1963) and Sergei Prokofiev (d.1953.)
Tickets are available at http://festivalhill.eventbrite.com/ and by calling 979-249-3129.
Online sales stop at 11:30 am the day before the event. You can call purchase tickets at the door of the event.
Special discount is offered when you book all events on a Saturday of your choice.
Offer your children a season pass at $50 (an exceptional opportunity for young music lovers!)
Watch some of our 2012 concerts on YouTube and more events at Festival Hill.
Come and enjoy classical music performed at its best in the wondrous Festival Concert Hall admired by thousands of listeners and visitors from all over the world!