- One ticket to see WindSync
- When: Friday, March 7, at 8 p.m.
- Where: Zilkha Hall in The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts
- Door time: 7 p.m.
- Ticket values include all fees.<p>
* $12 for the general-admission section (up to $20 value) * $35 for VIP section (up to $65 value) * Click to view the seating chart.<p>
VIP tickets include General Admission plus an onstage reception following the concert.
- What sets the quintet apart from other wind ensembles: they play by memory rather than sheet music or writing quarter notes on the backs of their hands
- What else: they often perform highly reworked versions of classical pieces and turn their concerts into spectacles with choreography, masks, and costume changes
- How Houston Chronicle describes them: “revolutionary chamber musicians”
- Where you may have heard WindSync: on Houston Public Radio’s “The Front Row”
- Where you may have seen them: at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall; as the Ensemble in Residence at the Grand Teton Music Festival
- Their most recent endeavor: The Play Different Project, an anti-bullying campaign that uses music and poetry to inspire camaraderie amongst young people
- What to expect at their live show: a program of original arrangements of music by Bernstein, Ravel, and Respighi; a performance of Quintet for Winds No. 3 by David Maslanka<p>