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Kirill Gerstein Plays Brahms

January 11 @ 8:00 pm - January 13 @ 10:00 pm

Andrés leads a guided tour of Bartók’s masterful Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta. Famously featured in Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining, this innovative work combines modern sophistication with the visceral excitement of Hungarian folk music. Houston favorite Kirill Gerstein returns for a performance of Brahms’ powerful Piano Concerto No. 1, a deeply personal work often praised as a veiled symphony for its ambition and scope.

NOTE: Sunday subscribers attend the Friday, January 12 performance.

Pre-Concert Activities: Attend the Prelude pre-concert discussion, held 45 minutes prior to each Classical concert. Prelude is led by our Musical Ambassador Carlos Andrés Botero, and sometimes features guest artists or orchestra members.




January 11 @ 8:00 pm
January 13 @ 10:00 pm


Houston Symphony


Houston Symphony
615 Louisiana St, Ste 102
Houston, TX 77002 United States