Prepare for a night of holiday classics and Christmas cheer as guest vocalist Geoffrey Andrews joins the Lubbock Symphony for our Holiday chamber program. Invite family and friends for a fantastic night of beautifully arranged Christmas classics that are sure to put you in the Christmas spirit this holiday season.
We welcome you to "A Dance in Vienna" as we bring the music of Dvořák and Brahms to The Buddy Holly Hall! The folksongs of Bohemia are sure to move you during this wonderful concert. You will experience Brahms's incredible "Piano Quartet No.1," as realized for a symphony orchestra by Arnold Schoenberg. The piano quartet will be played by Annie Chalex Boyle, violin; Kimberly Sparr, viola; Michael Newton, cello; and Richard Fountain, piano.
Annie Chalex Boyle, violin
Philippe Chao, viola
Michael Newton, cello
Richard Fountain, piano
Dvořák | Scherzo Capriccioso
Brahms | Hungarian Dance No. 4
Dvořák | Slavonic Dance Op. 46 No. 8
Brahms/Schoenberg | Piano Quartet in G minor
The Filharmonie Brno is based in the city of Brno in the Czech Republic and stops in Lubbock on their international tour! The roots of this philharmonic go all the way back to the 1870s. Czech out the first European symphony orchestra to visit Lubbock!
Bohuslav Martinů | Thunderbolt P-47. Scherzo for Orchestra, H. 309
Leoš Janáček | Sinfonietta
Antonín Dvořák | Symphony No. 8 in G major, Op. 88, B. 163
American music icon John Williams will have two compositions featured on this concert. First, saxophonist David Dees and vibraphonist Lisa Rogers team up on "Escapades" from the film "Catch Me If You Can". Then we'll hear tubist Kevin Wass perform the wonderful Tuba Concerto. The night will be capped with David Cho's interpretation of Dvořák's “Symphony No. 9,” most recognizably known as "From the New World," which was voted Lubbock's favorite symphonic composition.
David Dees, saxophone
Lisa Rogers, vibraphone
Kevin Wass, tuba
Williams | Catch Me If You Can
Williams | Tuba Concerto
Dvořák | Symphony No. 9
Our popular SOUND! chamber series broadens the horizons of chamber music and pushes the boundaries of audience experience. Light, sound and color collide for an evening of artistry that is sure to astound!
This performance will be held at the LHUCA Icehouse located at 511 Avenue J, Lubbock, TX 79401
Shostakovich's "Piano Concerto No. 1" will welcome back pianist and Cliburn winner Kenny Broberg and feature our very own Will Strieder on trumpet. Rounding out the concert will be Shchedrin's take on the world-famous "Carmen Suite." This sizzling rendition will absolutely enthrall you!
Kenny Broberg, piano
Will Strieder, trumpet
Shostakovich | The Golden Age
Shostakovich | Piano Concerto No. 1
Bizet/Shchedrin | Carmen Suite