|Giving Tuesday at Festival Hill - The Excitement is Building|
On Tuesday, November 28, Round Top Festival Institute will launch its third annual fall 24-hour online fundraising challenge. The goal of the "Give2RTFInstitute" Giving Tuesday Campaign is to raise $30,000 to help fund the 2018 Scholarship Program.
We are happy to announce a matching gift of $1,000 pledged by our Founding Managing Director, Richard Royall. Give early in the campaign and double the value of your donation!
Give to support scholarships on November 28 and your name will be entered in a drawing for 3 great prizes, including 4 tickets to the SOLD OUT Nutcracker Ballet!
Join Richard and make our campaign a success!!!
|Baylor Brass Quintet Comes to Festival Hill This Saturday|
The Baylor Brass Quintet will perform at Festival Hill this Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 3 PM in the Festival Concert Hall. The group is made up of the Baylor University brass faculty, each a world-class performer in his own right. Adult $25. Student $10.
Members of the Baylor Brass Quintet include Professor of Trumpet Wiff Rudd, Lecturer in Trumpet Mark Schubert, Professor of Horn Jeffrey Powers, Associate Professor of Trombone Brent Phillips, and Associate Professor of Tuba/Euphonium Kent Eshelman.
A reservation-only lunch ($24) will be served at 12:45 pm. Menu includes Roast Beef au Jus, Creamy Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans, Deluxe Salad Bar, Homemade Yeast Rolls, Sweet Homemade Carrot Cake, Tea and Coffee. Lunch and concert at Festival Hill! Great fall afternoon!
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|Note by Note - The Story of James Dick and Festival Hill|
"For more than 40 years, James Dick has been quietly building a renowned musical mecca in Central Texas." The article, Note by Note, in the November/December 2017 issue of the Alcalde, official publication of the Texas Exes, goes on to say, "the original six acres that Dick bought have slowly grown into over 200 verdant acres. And then, of course, is the pièce de résistance: A grand, 1,000-seat concert hall with a steepled ceiling...
"Dick, BM '63, Life Member, Distinguished Alumnus, was raised on a farm in Kansas... After graduating from UT in 1963, and spending two Fulbright Fellowships at the Royal Academy of Music in London, Dick was beginning his concert career in full, picking up international music awards along the way... 'But I'd always loved to teach,' Dick says, 'I thought maybe there will be someplace we can find where we can invite some pianists to......
|Nutcracker Ballet at Festival Hill - SOLD OUT|
The Nutcracker Ballet at Festival Hill scheduled for Saturday, December 9 has sold out. You may call 979-249-3129 or send email to email@example.com to be put on a waiting list.
|2017-2018 August-to-April Concert Series|
The 2017-2018 August-to-April Concert Series Events are listed below. Tickets are available online. Adult $25-$40. Student $10.
Lunch is available prior to some concerts. All meals are "reservation only." Overnight accommodations are available on concert weekends. Call the office at 979-249-3129 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a room.
- Baylor Brass Quintet, Saturday, November 18, 2017, 3:00 PM
Pre-concert lunch at 12:45 PM (by reservation only)
- The Nutcracker Ballet, Saturday, December 9, 2017, 4:00 PM