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Houston Symphony presents Andrés Fest 2: Boléro, An American in Paris, Broughton & Marsalis
Sunday, March 27, 2022 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
An event every day that begins at 2:30 pm, repeating until Sunday, March 27, 2022
Houston Symphony wraps up Andres Fest on March 26 at 8pm and March 27 at 2:30pm. Andrés Fest: A Symphonic Celebration is ** a two-week festival honoring and celebrating the legacy of Andrés Orozco-Estrada’s eight-year tenure in his last season as Music Director. From March 18—27, the festival will pay tribute to what Orozco-Estrada has brought to the Houston Symphony and to the city of Houston. Performances will feature repertoire associated with the conductor’s time with the organization, Houston Symphony commissions including two world premieres, and solo performances by Symphony musicians.
For the final weekend of Andres Fest, Symphony principals William VerMeulen and Dave Kirk perform new works by Bruce Broughton and Wynton Marsalis, and the orchestra shares favorites of Ravel and Gershwin.