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Tuesday, September 16, 2014
7:00 P. M.
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
Daniel Strba (Viola) and Marcia Sterling (Violin)

Houston Symphony musician, Daniel Strba, and his wife, Marcia Sterling, will be the guest musicians for a special Houston Symphony League Bay Area (HSLBA) evening program on Tuesday, September 16, at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church.

Both native Chicagoans, their early years began as stage musicians with show business legends Tony Bennett, Burt Bacharach, Dionne Warwick, Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme, Peggy Lee, as well as the Frank Sinatra Orchestra.

Daniel joined the Houston Symphony and they made Houston their home. Daniel sings and plays both viola and piano. Marcia, vocalist, violinist and comedienne, is best known for her dazzling performances with The Best Little Klezmer Band in Texas. Together, this dynamic pair inspires new innovations that keep their performances vibrant and engaging.

Program highlights will include classical and popular pieces such as
Badinaire by Bach
Pavanne by Faure
Carmen Fantasy by Bizet
as well as songs from Fiddler on the Roof, Baubles, Bangles and Beads and more.

Social time begins at 7:00 pm and the meeting will begin at 7:30 pm. The program is free and the public is invited. Strba and Sterling will entertain us with a wealth of talent and expertise.

Gloria Dei Lutheran is located at 18220 Upper Bay Road in Nassau Bay, 2 blocks south of the Johnson Space Center.

The Houston Symphony League Bay Area (HSLBA) is a dream realized by Fran Strong and Selma Neumann, the first presidents.

Chartered in 1976 under the auspices of the Houston Symphony, its mission is to promote music appreciation and enrichment.

HSLBA presents music programs for all students in CCISD elementary schools.

Membership is open to anyone who wants to enjoy, support or promote the music of the Houston Symphony. Guests are always welcome.

For further information about monthly meetings contact us at 281-488-4459.