Houston Symphony Returns to Jones Hall for Mozart's Jupiter Symphony
Style Magazine Newswire | 10/6/2017, 2:14 p.m.
HOUSTON (Oct. 6, 2017) – The Houston Symphony is expected to return to Jones Hall. Oct. 20, 21 and 22 with Mozart’s Jupiter Symphony, a program featuring Viennese masterpieces by Haydn, Mozart and Schubert.
Praised for his imagination and fresh insights, conductor Matthew Halls leads the orchestra in this program, which also features dynamic cellist Johannes Moser and his virtuoso technique and innate musicality in Haydn’s graceful Cello Concerto No. 1.
The German-Canadian cellist has performed with the world’s leading orchestras including the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the BBC Scottish Symphony, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, and Staatsoper Hannover Orchestra among many others. His recordings have earned him two ECHO Klassik awards and the Preis der Deutschen Schallplattenkritik.
Completing the concert is Mozart’s final symphonic masterpiece, his dazzling Symphony No. 41, Jupiter. The concert will take place at Jones Hall for the Performing Arts, 615 Louisiana Street, in Houston’s Theater District. For tickets and information, please call (713) 224-7575 or visit www.houstonsymphony.org. All programs and artists are subject to change.
The Theater District Parking Garage remains closed due to ongoing repairs as a result of Hurricane Harvey. Patrons will be contacted prior to the performances with alternate parking options. Due to the flooding at Jones Hall, the Patron Services Center has been relocated to a temporary space. In-person sales are only available within 90 minutes of a concert’s start time. For more information, visit www.houstonsymphony.org or call (713) 224-7575.
MOZART’S JUPITER SYMPHONY
Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, at 8 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, at 8 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, at 2:30 p.m.
Matthew Halls, conductor
Johannes Moser, cello
Schubert: Symphony No 5
Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 1
Mozart: Symphony No. 41, Jupiter
Tickets from $23