Ars Lyrica Houston will perform during the 24th Annual TransCanada Theater District Open House!
We invite you to experience a special excerpt from our Bilingual Educational Outreach Program, "Songs from the Heart"
The performance will take place on Zilkha Hall Stage - The Hobby Center For The Performing Arts, from 3:20-3:35 pm.
"Songs from the Heart" is an interactive, bilingual program that introduces audiences to early vocal literature and period instruments with an emphasis on Spanish & Latin American cultures. This program, curated by mezzo-soprano Cecilia Duarte, percussionist Jesús Pacheco and gambist Pedro Funes, features impassioned solo vocal works accompanied by percussion instruments and the historical viola da gamba. "Songs from the Heart" connects students to the musical heritage of earlier Spanish & Latin American cultures while examining the different roles in a classical music ensemble.
Learn More: www.arslyricahouston.org/educational-outreach
24th Annual TransCanada Theater District Open House
Sunday, August 27, 2017
Noon to 5 p.m.
Experience live performances, meet performers and go backstage at the 24th Annual TransCanada Theater District Open House. This favorite annual event marks the kick-off of the Fall performing arts season in Houston, and is a one-day-only opportunity to experience the energy and excitement of Theater District Houston …for FREE!
Learn More: www.theaterdistrictopenhouse.com