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FREE Young Persons' Concert

  • 11 Jun 2019
  • 11:00 AM
  • Festival Hill Campus at 248 Jaster Road, Round Top

Christoph Campestrini Conducts the Texas Festival Orchestra

Joined by Violinist Regis Pasquier

FREE Young Persons' Concert Tuesday, June 11, 11:00 AM

Christoph Campestrini conductor

Conductor Christoph Campestrini is spending this week at Round Top, rehearsing with young artists in preparation for Saturday's concert.

Regis Pasquier violin

Acclaimed violinist Regis Pasquier, Round Top faculty, has been working with violin students to help them perfect their performance skills.

The Round Top Music Festival concert series continues this Saturday, June 15. At 7:30 pm in the Festival Concert Hall, the Orchestral Concert features the Texas Festival Orchestra, conducted by Christoph Campestrini, performing works by Brahms, Elgar and Saint-Saëns. Violinist Regis Pasquier will join the TFO in the performance of Saint-Saëns' Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 3 in b. Buy tickets now.

Saturday afternoon, you can enjoy two chamber music concerts! At 1:30 pm in the Edythe Bates Old Chapel, Round Top faculty will perform solo and duet works by Bach and Beethoven, among others. Buy tickets now.

At 3:30 pm in the Concert Hall, young artists will join faculty in the performance of Stravinsky's The Soldier's Tale, conducted by Jason Thomas Aylward and narrated by James VanDemark. After intermission, young artists and faculty will perform Double Concerto for Oboe, Harp, Strings and Percussion by Witold Lutoslawski, also conducted by Mr. Aylward. Buy tickets now.

Click here to learn about ticket options, free events and more.

Other Events This Week

All weekday events (June 10-14) are free and open to the public.

Monday, June 10, 1:30 PM - Ettore Causa, Viola Master Class (Chapel)

Tuesday, June 11, 11:00 AM - Young Persons' Concert (Concert Hall)

Wednesday, June 12, 1:30 PM - Joan Kwuon, Violin Master Class (Chapel)

Thursday, June 13, 1:30 PM - Drew Pattison, Bassoon Master Class (Chapel)

Friday, June 14, 7:30 PM - Soundpainting Performance (Concert Hall)

All concerts and master classes are held on the Festival Hill Campus at 248 Jaster Road, Round Top, Texas 78954

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