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Houston Symphony Opening Night Concert & Gala (featuring Susan Graham)

Sat
Sep
09
Saturday, September 09
7:30PM - 9:30PM

615 Louisiana St.
Houston, Texas 77002

Houston Symphony presents their Opening Night Concert & Gala Saturday, September 9.

Hailed as “America’s favorite mezzo” (Gramophone Magazine), opera star Susan Graham (pictured) lends her lustrous voice to our 2017-18 Season’s Opening Night Concert.

Featuring arias from her signature stage roles and favorite showtunes, this delightful program will begin the season with gorgeous melodies and Graham’s infectious “joy in her art” (The Telegraph).

Artists:

Gustavo Gimeno, conductor
Susan Graham, mezzo-soprano

SCHEDULED PROGRAM:

RAVEL Alborada del gracioso from Miroirs

F. LOEWE/J. GREEN I Could Have Danced All Night from My Fair Lady

OFFENBACH Ah! Que j’aime les militaires from La grande-duchesse de Gérolstein

M. SIMONS C’est ça la vie, c’est ça l’amour from Toi c’est moi

OFFENBACH Ah! quel dîner je viens de faire! from La Périchole

E. PIAF-LOUIGUY La vie en rose

TCHAIKOVSKY Romeo and Juliet, Overture-Fantasy

RODGERS/BENNETT Hello, Young Lovers from The King and I

M. BRAHE/R. A. BASS Bless This House

BERNSTEIN Three Dance Episodes from On the Town

TWITTER: https://twitter.com/mezzograham


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