ABOUT THIS CONCERT

Sophocles meets the groundbreaking musical language of Stravinsky: the result is raw, riveting, and unforgettable. Lose yourself in the drama as this mythic tale of fate, political intrigue, and patricide unfolds, realized with stunning on-stage visuals created specially for these performances by artist Adam Larsen. Music Director Designate, Juraj Valčuha and the orchestra are joined by world-famous opera superstars Sean Panikkar and Michelle DeYoung, along with the Houston Symphony Men’s Chorus. The performances open with Lili Boulanger’s haunting and powerful Of a Sad Evening.


SELECT CONCERT DATE:

May 19
2023
Friday, 8:00 PM
at Jones Hall
May 20
2023
Saturday, 8:00 PM
at Jones Hall
May 21
2023
Sunday, 2:30 PM
at Jones Hall

PROGRAM

L. BOULANGER Of a Sad Evening
STRAVINSKY Oedipus Rex

ARTISTS



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