Young Artist Series

Festival participants have a chance to shine in this FREE Houston summer concert series.

Le Chiavi: The Keys to Bel Canto
Vocal Institute Recitals

Tuesday, June 7, 2016, Houston Methodist, Margaret Alkek Williams Crain Garden Performance Series, 12 p.m. (FREE)
TMF at Houston Methodist: Le Chiavi di Bel Canto

Friday, June 10, 2016, Dudley Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. (FREE)
Melanie Sonnenberg, General Director
An internationally acclaimed faculty shares the Keys to Bel Canto with advanced young singing artists for performances of arias and ensembles by Rossini, Bellini, and Donizetti.

Cynthia Woods Mitchell Young Artist Competition Final Round

Sunday, June 12, 2016, Dudley Recital Hall, 2 p.m. (FREE)
Final competition round featuring solo performances by Festival Orchestra musicians. Come and vote for your favorite performer to receive the Audience Favorite Award!

High School Piano Institute Recitals

Sunday, June 19, 2016, Moores Opera House, 10:30 a.m. (FREE)
Guest Concerto Recital

Monday, June 20, 2016, Dudley Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. (FREE)
Faculty Recital

Tuesday, June 21, 2016, Houston Methodist, Margaret Alkek Williams Crain Garden Performance Series, 12 p.m. (FREE)
TMF at Houston Methodist: Piano Institute Recital

Saturday, June 25, 2016, Dudley Recital Hall, 10 a.m. (FREE)
Nancy Weems and Tali Morgulis, directors
Gifted high school pianists perform ensemble works.

Sunday, June 26, 2016, Moores Opera House, 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (FREE)
Nancy Weems and Tali Morgulis, directors
Gifted young pianists offer polished solo performances honed during an intensive residency.

Young Artist Chamber Music Concerts

Thursday, June 23, 2016, MSM Room 160, 7 p.m. (FREE)
Ensembles composed of Classical music’s rising stars perform chamber music, featuring festival percussion ensembles.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016, Houston Methodist, Margaret Alkek Williams Crain Garden Performance Series, 12 p.m. (FREE)
TMF at Houston Methodist: Young Artist Chamber Music

Thursday, June 30, 2016, Dudley Recital Hall, 7 p.m. (FREE)
Ensembles composed of Classical music’s rising stars perform chamber music.

Friday, July 1, 2016, Dudley Recital Hall, 7 p.m. (FREE)
Ensembles composed of Classical music’s rising stars perform chamber music..

High School Jazz Institute Final Concert

Friday, July 1, 2016, Moores Opera House, 7 p.m. (FREE)
Noe Marmolejo, director
Talented high school and college jazz musicians perform classical to contemporary repertoire in a big band setting.