March 28 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The Austin Civic Orchestra partners again with The University of Texas at Austin for the 8th annual Texas Rising Stars concert at Bates Recital Hall. The winners of the Butler School of Music’s String Concerto Competition perform concerti accompanied by the orchestra.
This collaborative concert between the Butler School of Music and Austin Civic Orchestra was conceived by UT professor Brian Lewis and is funded in part by the David and Mary Winton Green Chair in String Performance and Pedagogy. All are welcome to donate to support the cost of production.
The program includes:
- Poème for Violin and Orchestra by Ernest Chausson — Nick Hammel, Soloist
- Violin Concerto No. 1 in D Major, Op. 19, Mvt 1 by Sergei Prokofiev —Dongsub Jeoung, Soloist
- Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47, Mvt III by Jean Sibelius — Josh Liu, Soloist
- Symphony No. 9 by Dmitri Shostakovich
The Amster Chamber Music Ensemble comprised of five talented high school students will be part of the concert.
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