HOUSTON SYMPHONY: Theofanidis, Higdon, Copland
Place & Time
Jones Hall
615 Louisiana St
Houston TX USA
May 2, 2021
2:30 PM

C. THEOFANIDIS: Rainbow Body
J. HIGDON: Double Percussion Concerto (World Premiere)
COPLAND: Symphony No. 3


Matthew Strauss, Associate Principal Percussion

Svet Stoyanov, percussion

Additional Information

Witness a world premiere from one of today’s most revered musical voices, Jennifer Higdon, an action-packed display of percussion mastery spotlighting the Houston Symphony’s Matthew Strauss alongside Svet Stoyanov. Widely regarded as the “Great American Symphony,” Copland’s monumental Symphony No. 3 ends in some of the most exhilarating and empowering music ever written in the iconic rallying cry for humankind, “Fanfare for the Common Man.”

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