“MUSIC FOR AN IMPERIAL COURT: THE HABSBURGS AT PLAY”
SATURDAY, SEP 05: 2 P.M. & 3:30P.M.
& SUNDAY, SEP 06: 2 P.M. & 3:30P.M.
To celebrate the final week of the spectacular exhibition Habsburg Splendor: Masterpieces from Vienna’s Imperial Collections, Ars Lyrica Houston performs 17th-century dance music of the Viennese court.
This gallery concert features "Fencing School"—a musical depiction of a sword fight—by Austrian composer and violinist Johann Heinrich Schmelzer. The program also includes music by Bohemian-Austrian composer and violinist Franz Ignaz von Biber.
"HABSBURG SPLENDOR" AT MFAH
WATCH VIDEO l Experience the art collection amassed by one of Europe's longest-reigning dynasties. (by Houston Public Media)