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.
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.
Texas Festival Chamber Orchestra
Saturday July, 5 @ 7:30 PM
Festival Concert Hall
Conductor, Ransom Wilson (pictured)
Metamorphosen for 23 Strings
Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme, Op. 60 (1911-17)
2. Menuett (Minuet)
3. Der Fechtmeister (The Fencing Master)
4. Auftritt und Tanz der Schneider (Entry and Dance of the Tailors)
5. Das Menuett des Lully (Lully's Minuet)
7. Auftritt des Cléonte (Entry of Cléonte) (after Lully)
8. Vorspiel (Intermezzo)
9. Das Diner (The Dinner)
2014/07/05 - 2014/07/05
Additional time info:
Doors open one hour prior to the performances.