"Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 8
0:00 I. Allegro vivace e con brio
10:25 II. Allegretto scherzando
14:50 III. Tempo di menuetto
20:10 IV. Allegro vivace
On November 13, ROCO’s Season 17 In Concert series marched on with “A Stitch in Time” at The Church of St. John the Divine and also livestreamed at ROCO.org, Facebook, and YouTube.
Conductor Jeri Lynne Johnson made her ROCO debut, leading the Texas premiere of Mark Adamo’s Last Year for cello and orchestra, featuring ROCO Principal Cellist Richard Belcher, with each movement representing one of the four seasons. Winding up the program were Beethoven's Symphony No. 8, Hilary Purrington’s FIFteen Project commission Threshold, and Jonathan Peters’ Arthropod Suite—accompanied by images from the Houston Museum of Natural Science and Houston Arboretum & Nature Center.
Recorded live at The Church of St. John the Divine, Houston, TX, November 13, 2021.
Videography by BEND Productions, and audio engineering by Andy Bradley."