|Don't Miss the Patriotic Concert at Festival Hill this Sunday!!!!|
Join us at Festival Hill this Sunday, July 2, at 3:00 PM for the popular Patriotic Concert. Make it part of your holiday weekend celebration in observance of American Independence Day.
Round Top Festival Institute welcomes Yaniv Dinur, Assistant Conductor of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, who has joined the Round Top Music Festival as guest conductor for the first time. Maestro Dinur will conduct the Texas Festival Orchestra as they perform favorites by American composers, including George Gershwin and John Philip Sousa.
This Sunday's program is sure to be a crowd-pleaser. It begins with a robust rendering of the United States national anthem, The Star Spangled Banner, followed by Gershwin's first work on the program. An American in Paris is a jazz-influenced orchestral piece......
|Round Top Music Festival Tickets Available Online|
Tickets for the Round Top Music Festival are available online on the Events Calendar. Adult ticket prices range from $25 to $45. The Day Pass allows the holder to attend all concerts on a particular Saturday at a discount. Tickets for the Patriotic Concert on Sunday, July 2 are sold separately. Groups rates are available. For more information, please email email@example.com or call the office at 979-249-3129.
|RTFI Alumni Among 2017 Faculty|
Twelve Round Top Festival Institute alumni are among the faculty for the 2017 Round Top Music Festival. After having attended our Festival Institute, these alumni went on to establish successful careers in performance and education. They are returning to Round Top to work with young artists in residence as they study to enhance the skills they will need to further their careers--continuing 47 years of music education and performance at Round Top Festival Institute.
Brett Deubner, viola (1991) (RTFI Faculty 2012-2017) Aaron Copland School of Music at Queens College
Gary Jobe Ferguson, trumpet (1988-1991) (RTFI Faculty 2017). After a successful career with the State Orchestra of Mexico, Gary returns to Festival Hill as a performance coach.
|Registration is Open for the 20th Anniversary Theatre Forum|
Registration is open for the 20th Anniversary Theatre Forum on Friday-Sunday, November 3-5, 2017. Make plans now to attend this historic event as the Forum "celebrates the stage" with a look back over its 20 year history at Round Top. The milestone event also celebrates the 20-year career of Kate Pogue who is retiring this year as producer of the Forum.
The 3-day weekend features performances, recitals, lectures, talks and walks; good food; overnight accommodations; and offers a great opportunity to visit with friends, old and new. Register online, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 979-249-3129. Register early!
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|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-$30. 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 email@example.com to reserve a room.
- Split Second Piano Duo, Saturday, August 19, 2017, 3:00 PM
Pre-concert lunch at 12:45 PM (by reservation only)
- Moores School Concert Chorale, Saturday, October 28, 2017, 3:00 PM
|Visions and Voices Exhibition October 27-28|
Art abounds at Festival Hill. Join us during the weekend of Friday-Saturday, October 27-28, 2017 for the exhibition, Visions and Voices. Writers, poets and visual artists from the Round Top area and around Texas will display their works on the campus of Round Top Festival Institute.
The opening performance and exhibit will be held in the "Old Yellow School House," the service building east of the concert hall, on Friday, October 27 from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm (doors open at 6:00 pm). Artists will talk about their works and read their poems and stories. The exhibition is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.
On Saturday, October 28, the exhibit will be open for your viewing from 1:00 pm till 5:00 pm. You will have time to view the exhibit and attend the Moores School Concert Chorale performance at 3:00 pm in the Festival Concert Hall.