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Houston Symphony Broadcasts

Video: Tchaikovsky’s “1812 Overture”

Watch musicians and fans discuss the importance of this patriotic piece.


Musicians from the Houston Symphony, Time for Three and Houston Public Media staff discuss the history and the allure of Tchaikovsky’s famous work, adopted by America as the quintessential musical hallmark of Independence Day. Oh, right … and cannons.

Concert info here.

Troy Schulze

Troy Schulze

Producer, Houston Matters

Troy Schulze is a producer for Houston Matters. He also produces the podcast Party Politics and the digital video series Skyline Sessions. Schulze has been working as a writer and producer in digital media for over 20 years. He has received three Emmy nominations for his work on the TV...

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