Nordic Melodies by Mercury Chamber Orchestra

Presented by Mercury at Wortham Theater Center - Cullen Theater, Houston TX

Dec 04 2021
Nordic Melodies by Mercury Chamber Orchestra

The Northern Lights

Wrap yourself in lush, warm Nordic melodies

Travel to Nordic lands with two touching works by Sibelius that will call to mind the famous serenades of Dvořák and Tchaikovsky, but in a style unique to the famous Finnish master.  Enjoy Grieg’s magical ability to illustrate with music in works not unlike his Peer Gynt Suite.  Then, violin fireworks: with Pärt’s mesmerizing, extraordinarily difficult work will have you on the edge of your seat.  A concert perfect to share with family & friends around the holidays.

Program

Jean Sibelius
Romance in C, Op. 42
Rakastava, Op. 14

Arvo Pärt
Fratres for solo violin, strings and

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ADMISSION INFO

Tickets from $25-76, student tickets $10.

Contact: 713-533-0080

Email: info@mercuryhouston.org

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Dec 4, 2021 at 08:00 pm - 10:00 pm (Sat)

Additional time info:

Pre-Concert lecture for ticket holders begins at 7:15pm in the Cullen Theater.

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

LOCATION

Wortham Theater Center - Cullen Theater

501 Texas Ave., Houston, TX 77002

Google Map of 501 Texas Ave., Houston, TX 77002

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access

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