1406 Kirby Drive
Houston, TX 77019
7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14, 2012
Experience the exceptional talents of up-and-coming young artists from Houston Grand Opera Studio at a sparkling evening recital in the intimate gallery at Rienzi. Developed thematically, each performance features a repertoire of works by renowned composers and surprise talents, selected for your enjoyment by the HGO Studio members. December's recitals include compositions by Granados, Grieg, and Mussorgsky.
Admission is $35 for MFAH Members and $40 for nonmembers, including a wine-and-sweets reception and complimentary valet parking. Reservations are required. Season passes are available from Houston Grand Opera. For more information, call 713.639.7800.
The Houston Grand Opera Studio Series at Rienzi is underwritten by a generous grant from the Alkek and Williams Foundation.
Rienzi, the house museum for European decorative arts and paintings of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, is situated on four acres of wooded gardens, about three miles from downtown Houston in the historic River Oaks neighborhood. Formerly the home of philanthropists Carroll Sterling Masterson and Harris Masterson III, Rienzi was designed by prominent Houston architect John Staub in 1952. Opened to the public in 1999, Rienzi houses a substantial collection of European decorative arts, paintings, furnishings, porcelain and miniatures. Rienzi welcomes some 16,000 visitors a year for tours, family programs, lectures, concerts and a variety of special events. $35 for MFAH members, $40 for non members