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Rick Steves Takes Houston Symphony Patrons On A Guided Tour Of Europe

The PBS travel expert is in Houston this weekend for three concerts with the symphony.

Travel Expert Rick Steves
Travel expert Rick Steves.

Travel expert Rick Steves is in Houston this weekend for three concerts with the Houston Symphony at Jones Hall that combine his insights, visuals of European destinations, and music he has picked from each stop.

It’s a sort of a guided tour set to live classical music.

In the audio above, Steves tells Houston Matters producer Joshua Zinn how music and art have influenced his time in Europe. And they discuss what he remembers about his first trip abroad.

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Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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