Saturday October 8, 2022
Octoberfest - Piano under the Stars - Concert on the Clayton House Porch
Featuring James Dick - A Texas Living Legend
August to April Series
William Lockhart Clayton House
6:30 PM
Festival Institute founder James Dick

Piano Under the Stars on the Clayton House porch Featuring James Dick, A Texas Living Legend!

October 8, 2022 - Gates Open at 5:45 - Concert begins at 6:30

This is a unique and special performance by Internationally famous classical pianist and founder of the Round Top Festival Institute ~ James Dick. The evening will be delightful; on the porch seating, at a table up close or under the trees... all under the stars. This is an event you will not want to miss!

Fancy Hor' D'oeuvres and wine accompanies each seat and table purchase. In the event of inclement weather the event will be moved into the Festival Hill Concert Hall Stage with seating on the stage.

Ticket prices (see seating chart by color) - Premier Tables (seats 5) $2,200 (peach color); Deluxe table (seats 5) $1,800 (blue color); Porch (individual seats) $280 (gray color); Seating under the stars (individual seats) $150 (green color)

About "A Texas Living Legend". Mr. Dick was recognized by the Texas State History Museum Foundation, Austin, in 2022 as a recipient of the "History Making Texan Award". The Award recognizes living Texas Legends whose contributions to the State and nation have been truly historic and exceptional in scope.

The James Dick Foundation for the Performing Arts is a public 501c-3 non-profit educational foundation. All proceeds go to advance the classical music festival held annually in June and July.

Send an email to or call the Office to make reservations. (979)249-3129

Octoberfest seating diagram

Octoberfest concert at the Clayton House
Italian Concerto
Sonata in C Major
Prelude in B Minor