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Houston Symphony – Howard Shore talks about “Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring”

Posted on · We chat with film composer, Howard Shore, about his Academy Award-winning score for The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring. The Houston Symphony screens that full-length film, and accompanies the cinematic action with a live performance of the score, Friday and Saturday night at Jones Hall!

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Houston Symphony – Distant Worlds: Music from Final Fantasy

Posted on · Rebel-heroes battle ancient forces of evil that have taken control of the magical, crystalline alternate worlds that they inhabit ... while the Houston Symphony accompanies their adventures with a live musical soundtrack! Conductor Arnie Roth chats about the video-game, multi-media concert, Distant Worlds: Music from Final Fantasy.

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Houston Symphony – “Summer Symphony Nights” at Miller Outdoor Theatre

Posted on · Young American conductor, Joshua Weilerstein, and pianist, Benjamin Hochman preview tomorrow night's Houston Symphony Summer Symphony Nights concert at Miller Outdoor Theatre, which features Dvorak's Symphony Number 8 and Mozart's Piano Concerto Number 23.