Immanuel and Helen Olshan Texas Music Festival
Each summer the Immanuel and Helen Olshan Texas Music Festival (TMF) offers music lovers a month of cool, classical concerts.
TMF Week 3, entitled “The Audience’s Guide to the Orchestra,” marks the return of Guest Conductor Mei-Ann Chen, plus TMF’s first approach to an orchestral “primer” program for classical music lovers of all ages. The dual June 24 and 25 concerts will boast the student winner of the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Young Artist Competition as soloist, complemented by the following family-friendly program: Piotr Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture – Fantasy; Benjamin Britten: Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra, Op. 34 narrated by Houston Public Media’s St. John Flynn; and Igor Stravinsky: Petrouchka (1947).
June 24 concert will be at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion and June 25 concert will be at Moores Opera House.