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ROCO In Concert: Bursting at the Seams

2450 River Oaks Blvd. Houston, TX 77019
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Overview
  • Presented By: ROCO (River Oaks Chamber Orchestra)
  • Dates: September 25, 2021
  • Location: The Church of St. John the Divine
  • Address: 2450 River Oaks Blvd.
  • Phone: (713) 665-2700
  • Time: 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
  • Price: Free
  • Admission: Free
  • Area of Town: River Oaks
  • Free Admission: Yes

ROCO’s In Concert series, showcasing the full 40-piece orchestra, opens on Saturday, September 25 at 5:00 pm Central with “Bursting at the Seams” at The Church of St. John the Divine, and livestreamed for free at ROCO.org,  Facebook, and YouTube.Conducted by ROCO’s Artistic Partner Mei-Ann Chen, the concert will feature the world premiere of the first movement of Maxime Goulet’s Ice Storm Symphony, Turmoil, telling the story of Canada’s historic, devastating 1998 ice storm, and also features the world premiere of Marcus Maroney’s OK, Goodbye. for flute, viola d’amore, and chamber orchestra, inspired by the melting of the Icelandic Okjökull glacier, and highlighting soloists Matt Dane and Christina Jennings. Sharing our joy to be back in performance with you, Michael Abels’ Delights & Dances and Domenico Cimarosa’s “Il Maestro di Cappella” Overture complete the program—plus, look out for a ROCO surprise!For more information:https://roco.org/performances/in-concert-sept-2021/*ROCOrooters free, downloadable learning materials are available for all of ROCO’s In Concert and Unchambered performances, featuring themed activities for families to enjoy together while watching the livestream! For more info, visit: https://roco.org/rocorooters/**Pay what you wish with ROCO! One of our founding values is accessibility and we want to ensure that anyone who wants to experience ROCO has the opportunity. Click here for more information: Our suggested ticket price for this concert is $35. Buy tickets at:https://roco.secure.force.com/ticket/#/events/a0S4P00000Au8q8UABNot able to attend in-person? Watch for free via livestream, or later, at ROCO.org/live, Facebook, or YouTube.

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