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Clarinetists walking through the room, playing their instruments
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Harpist Performing on the left side of the screen to an audience pictured on the right side.
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Attendees stare at floating upside down drums against a mostly grey backdrop

Dimensions Variable: Jerry Hou

Musical response to the Work of Anri Sala + Spencer Finch

Thursday, February 17, 2022 | 7:00pm-8:00pm
Moody Center for the Arts
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Commissioned by the Moody as a part of our Dimensions Variable series, Hou offers an original score that considers the aural and visual components of Anri Sala's and Spencer Finch's installations, both on view in the exhibition Soundwaves: Experimental Strategies in Art + Music. For this special performance, Hou conducts guest artist Lauren Jacobson and student musicians from Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music.

Recognized for his dynamic presence, insightful interpretations, versatility, and commanding technique, Taiwanese-American conductor Jerry Hou was recently appointed Associate Conductor of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. In addition to being on faculty at Rice University's Shepherd School of Music, Hou has conducted the Dallas Symphony, Houston Symphony, St. Louis Symphony, Grand Teton Music Festival Orchestra, Orchestra of St. Luke’s, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, National Arts Centre Orchestra, Teatro Colon, Rochester Philharmonic, and San Antonio Symphony, among others.