Encore Houston

Encore Houston, Episode 109: Round Top Music Festival

Musicians from the Round Top Music Festival perform works by Haydn and Mahler.

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Round Top Festival Concert Hall in 2017

On this episode of Encore Houston, we’re back with the Round Top Music Festival, this time with a performance from the orchestra of festival students! In this concert from 2016, they perform two works with special guest soloists and two of the premier examples of the trumpet concerto and the orchestral song cycle.

Music in this episode:

  • FRANZ JOSEPH HAYDN: Concerto for trumpet and orchestra in E-flat
    • Raymond Riccomini, trumpet
  • GUSTAV MAHLER: Das Lied von der Erde
    • Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano
    • William Burden, tenor
    • Vladimir Kulenovic, conductor
  • Performance date: 7/9/2016
  • Originally aired: 7/6/2019

New episodes of Encore Houston air Saturdays at 10 PM, with a repeat broadcast Sundays at 4 PM, all on Houston Public Media Classical.


This article is part of the Encore Houston podcast

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