CANDIDE

CANDIDE

Franz Anton Krager, conductor
Betsy Cook Weber, Jeb Mueller, choral preparation
 
A concert version of Bernstein’s crazy, zany opera,
based on Voltaire’s farce, performed by a huge array
of singers and players celebrating the close of the season
and honoring David Ashley White’s fifteen years
as director of the Moores School.
The massed performers include UH Choruses,
Symphony Orchestra, and a multitude of the school’s vocal stars.
 
Reception following.
 
 
CANDIDE
By Leonard Bernstein
 
Saturday, April 26, 2014
Moores Opera House • University of Houston
Honoring David Ashley White
 
Please join us
for a special benefit dinner.
 
Proceeds will create the
David Ashley White Endowed Scholarship.
 
5:30 pm • Dinner • MSM Room 185
7:30 pm • Performance • Reception to follow
 
Pre-concert dinner tickets: $100
(includes dinner, concert, reception)
Concert only tickets: reserved seating $20/$12
 
For dinner, concert, reception tickets click here
 
Dinner information:
Patricia Cooper, 713-743-1304
parogers@central.uh.edu

"Moores School of Music to honor its director David Ashley White" by Shannon Buggs.

"Operetta to celebrate Moores director's years of devotion" by Sonia Zuniga.