Jun 10 2014
Round Top Music Festival 2014: Young Person's Conc...

Round Top Music Festival 2014: Young Person's Conc...

Presented by Round Top Festival Institute at Round Top Festival Institute

Round Top Festival Institute presents the Round Top Music Festival 2014 June 1 through July 12, 2014.

Founded 44 years ago by concert pianist James Dick, the Round Top Music Festival annually has selected 92 students (from over 500 applicants) who study with master faculty and perform in the Texas Festival Orchestra and the Texas Festival Chamber Orchestra.

Programs for the two dozen concerts include works by composers ranging from Beethoven, Schubert, Brahms, Tchaikovsky to Elgar, Britten, Strauss, Vaughn Williams, Walton, Bartok, Lutoslawski, and many others.

Conductors include Christian Arming, Perry So, Heiichiro Ohyama, Charles Olivieri-Munroe, Pascal Verrot, Christoph Campestrini, Kenneth Woods, Linus Lerner, Ransom Wilson and Emilio Colon.

Featured soloists include James Dick, piano; Eteri Andjaparidze, piano; Stefan Milenkovich, violin; Brett Deubner, viola; Emilio Colon, cello; Erin Hannigan, oboe; Nathan Hughes, oboe; Kenneth Grant, clarinet; and Benjamin Kamins, bassoon.

Master classes and orchestra rehearsals are open to the public.

Concerts are performed in the fabled Festival Concert Hall (air conditioned, 1,000 seats.)

Food and Drinks are available every Saturday from 2:30 pm to 7:00 pm.

Young Person's Concert
Tuesday June, 10 @ 11:00 AM

Festival Concert Hall


Conductor, Emilio Colón
James VanDemark, narrator


The Carnival of the Animals (1886)
Camille Saint-Saëns

1. Introduction et marche royale du lion (Introduction and Lion's Royal March)
2. Poules et coqs (Hens and Cocks)
3. Hémiones (animaux véloces) (Wild Asses: Swift Animals)
4. Tortues (Tortoises)
5. L'éléphant (The Elephant)
6. Kangourous (Kangaroos)
7. Aquarium
8. Personnages à longues oreilles (Personages with Long Ears)
9. Le coucou au fond des bois (The cuckoo in the Deep Woods)
10. Volière (Aviary)
11. Pianistes (Pianists)
12. Fossiles (Fossils)
13. Le cygne (The Swan)
14. Finale

Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Op. 34 (1946)
Benjamin Britten

Admission Info

The Young Persons' Concert is presented free of charge as an educational experience for concertgoers of all ages.


Phone: 979-249-3129

Email: info@festivalhill.org

Dates & Times

2014/06/10 - 2014/06/10

Additional time info:


Doors open one hour prior to the performances.

Location Info

Round Top Festival Institute

248 Jaster Road, Round Top, TX 78954

Accessibility Info