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39th Annual Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Competition

Presented by Houston Symphony at Rice University - Alice Pratt Brown Hall - Stude Concert Hall, Houston TX

May 29 - 31 2014
39th Annual Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Competition

As the cap to an extraordinary Centennial Season, the 39th Annual Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Competition, hosted by the Houston Symphony League, will take place on Thursday, May 29 and Saturday, May 31 in Stude Concert Hall at Rice University.

Ten Semi-Finalists from across the globe will compete for not only a chance at a much-coveted monetary prize but also a chance to perform with the Houston Symphony in the solo spotlight.

Continuing last year’s exciting new tradition, the emerging musicians will compete for the Gold Medal prize of $25,000 given by Symphony patrons John and Tracy Dennis in

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Thursday Admission: Tickets are uneccessary and entry is FREE
Saturday General Admission Tickets: $25 


Contact: (713) 224-7575

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Additional time info:

Semi-Finals Thursday, May 29 at 9:00 AM-4:00 PM
Each of the Semi-Finalists will perform two concertos from memory with piano accompaniment for a panel of judges who will select four finalists to perform live with the Symphony..

Finals Saturday, May 31 at 7:00 PM
The four semifinalists will perform a full concerto with the Houston Symphony to determine the winner


* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.



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