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Take Your Ears on a Musical Journey Through Europe During a Performance of Ticket to Ride

This Saturday, come and witness a one-of-a-kind concert by River Oaks Chamber Orchestra! Travel around Europe by rail with Ticket to Ride, beginning with Jim Stephenson’s musical tribute to miniature trains, ROCOmotive. Check it out at The Church of St. John the Divine on February 23rd.

Conductor Brett Mitchell steers the proceedings in his River Oaks Chamber Orchestra (ROCO) debut, taking audiences on a tour to England and Germany with Ethel Smyth’s “The Wreckers,” Poland with Wojciech Kilar’s “Orawa,” France with the Saint-Saëns “Cello Concerto No. 1,” featuring Richard Belcher, ROCO principal cello, as soloist, and finally to Austria with Mozart’s Symphony No. 35, “Haffner.”

ROCOrooters is available during all of ROCO’s In Concert performances at The Church of St. John the Divine and offers up to 6 hours of childcare under the supervision of certified and bonded childcare professionals. A night out for you, and music education and childcare for kids!

River Oaks Chamber Orchestra is a dynamic and innovative professional music ensemble that flexes from 1 to 40 players from all over the US and Canada, with guest artists from around the world. Performing intimate concerts in dozens of venues, ROCO’s musicians don’t just give concerts – they challenge preconceptions, create extraordinary experiences, and foster new relationships with audiences through the language of music.

Grab your tickets now for this special music event! Tickets are $35 for adults, $25 for seniors and $15 for students. All tickets may be purchased online via www.roco.org.

Even though The Co-Op at Med Center Apartments in Houston, Texas provides you with all of the comfort, convenience, and entertainment you could possibly desire, we encourage our residents to venture outside of our apartment community and explore all that the city has to offer!

Event Time/Date:
Saturday, February 23, 2019—5:00 PM

Event Venue Location:
The Church of St. John the Divine
2450 River Oaks Boulevard
Houston, Texas 77019

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