Free Concert
Texas Rising Stars
Preconcert Talk - 6:30 pm
Concert - 7:30 pm
Saturday, April 26, 2014

Bates Recital Hall • Butler School of Music • University of Texas at Austin
The concert combines the best of the Austin community orchestras with the best from the Butler School of Music string studios in a collaborative concert free of charge to the Austin community. This concert will be a dazzling presentation beginning with a display of impressive talent from the Butler School of Music string studios, followed by a world premiere, and topped off by Russian romantic music.   A pre-concert talk begins at 6:30 pm in room 2.614 and the concert begins at 7:30 pm in Bates Recital Hall.

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News & Notes



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Composition Contest Winner

Composer Michael Gilbertson has won the biennial composition contest with his piece Tragedy Tomorrow.  Check out his webpage and listen to the piece the ACO will perform during the 2014-2015 season.


Pre-concert Talk

Join composer Jason Hoogerhyde, UT Professor of Violin, Brian Lewis, and ACO Music Director Lois Ferrari in a discussion of the 2014 Texas Rising Stars concert.  The conversation will begin on Hoogerhyde's piece,  A Quiet Constellation.  The talk begins at 6:30 pm in classroom 2.614.  The concert begins at 7:30 pm in Bates Recital Hall.