Saturday, April 15, 2023
“Simple Gifts” featuring River Oaks Chamber Orchestra (ROCO)
Pay What You Can $5-45 | In-person event with chair seating
Led by conductor Alastair Willis, experience Aaron Copland’s iconic tone poem Appalachian Spring in its original 13-piece version, paired with a World Premiere ROCO Commission by Composer-In-Residence Adam Schoenberg, composed as a companion work scored for the same forces. Houston Contemporary Dance Company, led by Founding Artistic Director Marlana Doyle, joins us for Schoenberg’s new work, premiering a new piece.