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Houston Symphony - Ohlsson Plays Beethoven

Edo de Waart, conductor

Jones Hall for the Performing Arts


BEETHOVEN  Piano Concerto No. 3
ELGAR  Symphony No. 1


Beethoven’s soulful and sparkling Piano Concerto No. 3 gets the superstar treatment from legendary pianist Garrick Ohlsson, whose virtuosic artistry yields “a sound so lush it almost glistens” (Seattle Times). Then, immerse yourself in the soaring musical world of Sir Edward Elgar as renowned conductor Edo de Waart—a master of grand-scale symphonies—leads the composer’s lavish, heartfelt First.

Earlier Event: December 1
Houston Symphony - Ohlsson Plays Beethoven
Later Event: December 15
Houston Girls Chorus Winter Concert