Virtuosi of Houston, a non-profit arts organization, is a premier youth chamber orchestra celebrating its twenty-first season of excellence in chamber music education and performance. The musicians, ages 11 to 18, are from the greater Houston area and are selected from annual auditions.
Into The Woods is about Cinderella, a Baker and his Wife, Jack (of 'beanstalk' fame), Little Red Riding Hood, Rapunzel, a Witch and a couple of Princes and a host of fairy tale companions as they journey into the woods and face wolves, giants, and what really happens when wishes come true!
Hope Stone Dance shares the stage with community partners from Hope Stone's arts education program The Hope Project: the powerful "Warrior Beat" veterans drumming circle hosted by the Veterans Resource Center and more!
Jason Vieaux makes his Da Camera debut with a musical self-portrait, an unusually personal program ranging from 20th-century German composer Hans Werner Henze to jazz greats Pat Metheny and Duke Ellington to the traditional classical guitar repertoire.
The TMC Orchestra will perform classic holiday hits, including "Carol of the Bells," selections from the "Nutcracker Suite," and will feature the brass in "Bugler's Holiday." The KIPP Sharp Singers will join us for some moving John Rutter pieces and for popular Christmas carols such as "Christmas Time is Here."