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Tuesday, November 7, 2017, 7:00 pm
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
Brinton Averil Smith, Cello, Evelyn Chen, Piano

American cellist Brinton Averil Smith has been the principal cellist of the Houston Symphony since 2005, and is also a faculty member of the
Shepherd School of Music at Rice University and the Aspen Music Festival.  He and his wife, concert pianist Evelyn Chen, are known for their interpretations of Chopin and the newly rediscovered cello concerto of Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, which they play together with Evelyn Chen playing the orchestral reduction on the piano.  Click on the following link to learn more about this amazing discovery which Brinton Smith performed with the Houston Symphony Orchestra. You will not want to miss this exciting duo!



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 713-724-4961.