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ROCO In Concert: Hope for Beauty
Houston, Texas
Saturday, 16 November 2019 - 5:00 PM
Presenter: ROCO
Ensemble: ROCO
Conductor: Alastair Willis
ROCO presents “Hope for Beauty” featuring the premiere of Bruce Adolphe’s full chamber orchestra piece I Too Bleed, and Hope for Beauty, which is a tribute both to Alma Rose, niece of Gustav Mahler and conductor of the women’s orchestra at Auschwitz, and to the enduring power of music, which, even in the worst circumstances imaginable, offers hope and beauty. Alastair Willis returns to ROCO as conductor, also leading additional works by Edward Elgar, Giya Kancheli, and Manuel de Falla. The concert will also feature three newly commissioned short works as part of the season's FIFteen project.

ROCOrooters is available during all of ROCO’s In Concert performances at The Church of St. John the Divine, and offers up to 6 hours of childcare under the supervision of certified and bonded childcare professionals. A night out for you, and music education and childcare for kids! Cost is $35 per child, and ages 2 months to 10 years are welcome.
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Kancheli: A Little Daneliade
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Composer: Giya Kancheli
Conductor: Alastair Willis
Ensemble: ROCO
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