Houston Symphony

On This Week’s Houston Symphony Broadcast

Canadian virtuoso James Ehnes joins the orchestra for Beethoven’s famed Violin Concerto.

On this week’s Houston Symphony broadcast, Music Director Andrés Orozco-Estrada leads the orchestra in one of the greatest orchestral works of the 20th century, Béla Bartók’s Concerto for Orchestra and, with Canadian violinist James Ehnes, the Violin Concerto of Ludwig van Beethoven.

violinist James Ehnes poses for a photograph
Violinist James Ehnes in the Houston Public Media studios

Join Houston Public Media’s St.John Flynn for this Houston Symphony broadcast Sunday, October 11th at 8PM on News 88.7 and again Wednesday, October 14th at 8PM on Classical 91.7.

Listen to St.John Flynn’s interview with James Ehnes who talks about Beethoven’s Violin Concerto.


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