Music

Spring into Summer Concert

Leslie Drayton

Live Music Movement Foundation presents ‘Spring into Summer’ Concert with Leslie Drayton & Friends. The concert will feature several new compositions that are impressions of the composer’s reaction to the events leading up to and after Hurricane Harvey. The group will feature woodwindist Darryl Richards; drummer Marcus Alexander; pianist Sam Reid, jazz studies major at the University of Southern California; bassist Weldon Scott, jazz studies major at Texas Southern University; and a few surprise guests.

Live Music Movement Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization with the mission to promote, present and preserve jazz, blues and soul music. This concert is the third in a series of presentations at Ovations Night Club in Rice Village.  The venue is intimate and enjoyable with an old-school ambience and reminicient of New York City jazz clubs.

Tickets available at BrownPaperTickets.com.  For more information contact Kathy Drayton at 818-259-0493.

When:
Jun 10, 2018
Cost:
$20.00
Time:
5:00 pm
Sunday Time & Price:
$20.00
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Classical Minds International Guitar Festival Concert Night 2

Classical Guitar Concert Night 2

You are invited to
listen to the magical music of classical guitar on Saturday, June 16, 2018 at
7:30 PM at Episcopal High School chapel. 




Jay Kacherski, virtuoso and Associate Artistic
Director of the Classical Minds Guitar Festival and Competition will collaborate
with Lina Morita on piano to bring you a thrilling performance. 




As a member of the Texas Guitar Quartet, Jay has
given performances and master classes at the Brevard Music Center, the Texas
Guitar Workshop, the Florida Guitar Foundation in Miami, and at various
universities and concert series throughout the United States and abroad
including a six city tour of China. His artist website can be found at 
http://www.kacherskiguitar.com/index.html.



Kithara Duo (Olga
Amelkina-Vera and Fernand Vera), critically acclaimed composers and performers,
will amaze concert attendees with their classical guitar mastery. 




They have performed nationally as well as in Europe
and South America. Kithara Duo’s critically acclaimed debut CD, Beings, was
released by Soundset Recordings in 2011. The duo is home to an international
award-winning composer, and their first album is a world premiere recording of
her music for guitar duo. In addition to Olga’s original compositions, Fernand
and Olga regularly contribute to guitar duo repertoire through arrangements and
transcriptions of music by such composers as Albeniz, Ferrabosco, Soler, and
Vivaldi. Many of their arrangements are featured on their second CD, Lingua
Franca, released in 2015. Kithara Duo are full-time faculty at Collin College
in Plano, Texas, where Fernand directs the award-winning Guitar Studies
program, and Olga teaches in the guitar, music history, theory, and composition
areas. Find more information at 
https://www.facebook.com/kitharaduo



Tickets can be purchased at the door. Find out more
information at 
https://classicalmindsfestival.org/faculty-artists.

When:
Jun 16, 2018
Cost:
$15 General Admission, $10 Senior Citizens, $5 Students & Children
Time:
7:30 pm
Kid Friendly:
Yes
Saturday Time & Price:
$15 General Admission, $10 Senior Citizens, $5 Students & Children
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Classical Minds International Guitar Festival Concert Night 1

Classical Guitar Concert

You are invited to
listen and admire the artistry of Jesus Serrano Huitron and Adam Holzman. This
concert will be Friday, June 15, 2018 at the Episcopal High School chapel.
Tickets are for purchase at the door. 
https://classicalmindsfestival.org/shows-schedule



Jesus Serrano Huitron, from Mexico City, is the
winner of the Classical Minds 2017 Performance Competition. He won First Prize
at two dozen national and international competitions and he has an active
performance schedule in Mexico, United State, Canada and Turkey.




Adam Holzman, international performer, recording
artist and teacher is founder of the Guitar Department at the University of
Texas–Austin’s Butler School of Music, Holzman is considered one of America’s
leading guitar pedagogues and he has performed nationally and abroad. 




More information about the artists can be found
at 
https://classicalmindsfestival.org/faculty-artists.

When:
Jun 15, 2018
Cost:
15 General Admission, $10 Senior Citizens, $5 Students & Children.
Time:
7:30 pm
Kid Friendly:
Yes
Friday Time & Price:
15 General Admission, $10 Senior Citizens, $5 Students & Children
General Categories: 

Episcopal High School

Address:
4650 Bissonnet Street
77401 Bellaire , TX
United States
Texas US
Telephone:
7133052336
Hours:


Episcopal High School Chapel located at 4650 Bissonnet St., Bellaire, Texas 77401

Space Types: 

FREE traditional music presented by Česka Moravská Kapela

The Czech Center Museum Houston invites you to come out on Tuesday, May 22 and enjoy an evening of traditional musical arrangements performed by Ceska Moravska Kapela accompanied by Czech recording artists Eva Adams and Vasek Sevcik.


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The Czech Republic observes two important milestones in 2018 — the 100th Anniversary of Czech sovereignty and the 25th Anniversary of the founding of the Czech Republic.  

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To celebrate these milestones, the Czech Center Museum Houston invites you to come out on Tuesday, May 22 and enjoy an evening of traditional musical arrangements performed by Ceska Moravska Kapela accompanied by Czech recording artists Eva Adams and Vasek Sevcik.  

Ceska Moravska Kapela is a traveling ensemble of the Pardubice Conservatory in the Czech Republic.  Suggested Donation:  $10 and all monies raised goes to defraying travel expenses.  Wine and beer available.  Doors open at 6 p.m. for the performance from 7 until 9 p.m.

They will also be performing at the National Polka Festival in Ennis over the Memorial Day weekend.


When:
May 22, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
7:00 pm
Kid Friendly:
Yes
Tuesday Time & Price:
FREE
General Categories: 

FREE Czech/Slovak Singing Class

You are welcome to join our 'Bohemian -Moravian-Slovakian Singing Circle!


You are welcome to join our 'Bohemian -Moravian-Slovakian Singing Circle!

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     SATURDAY Afternoon  

      MAY 5th 2018.  2:30 P.M. 

     at the Czech Center Museum Houston 

 

Learn Czech & Slovak lyrics, understand the words and their meaning. 

Stania, our wonderful Czech singing teacher, loves Moravian Folk Songs and is excited to share her passion with you.

To register for the class, call 713 528 2060 or email development@czechcenter.org


When:
May 19, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
2:30 pm
Kid Friendly:
Yes
Saturday Time & Price:
FREE
General Categories: 

First Saturday Arts Market

Last Day Show til Fall - Summer Nights is June - August!

SINCE 2004! Coming Next: Summer Evening Shows!

MAY 5, 2018 EDITION

Music: 
Tommy Lewis - 
"A GREAT young songwriter" - Wrecks Bell (Townes Van Zandt, Lightnin' Hopkins), Old Quarter

Grifters & Shills - High Lonesome meets Heavy Metal - Original American roots music.

Food & Drink
Balls Out Burger
Town in City Brewing Company
Houston Winery
Texas Beer Bus Tours


Featured Artist:  Stacy Nekula Gresell, encaustic work. She's got a true eye for her medium. Preview her work now. http://firstsaturdayartsmarket.com/stacy-gresell/

First Saturday Arts Market in the Houston Heights got its start in March 2004 and has continued quietly each month since. Hosting a curated selection of fine art and artisan craft from all over greater Houston, the dozens of artists that attend each month make up a wide cross-section of Houston’s diverse arts culture.


The market is Houston’s longest continuously running outdoor fine art event. Boasting close to 50 artists each month, the market is best described as a small-scale version of a large juried art festival. With popular food trucks, local singer/songwriters, beer and wine, the market is a popular stop on the busiest day of the month for Houston’s oldest community.


First Saturday Arts Market is located in the Historic Houston Heights by YogaOne Studios, 530 W. 19th St. at Lawrence St., the market showcases paintings, sculpture, photography, jewelry and handcrafted items. The entire family is welcome to enjoy the art, live music and delicious fare from some of the area’s best gourmet food trucks. 


Open year-round on the first Saturday of each month, the market is open from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. September through May and from 6-10 p.m. from June through August.


The artists, musicians and other vendors are all listed on the website the week of the event, including food trucks. Free admission and nearby parking make this an easily accessible arts event. Shops and restaurants along W. 19th Street are within easy walking distance make a visit into an all-day excursion a breeze. 1stSatArtMarket.com

When:
May 5, 2018
First Saturday Arts Market in the Houston Heights got its start in March 2004 and has continued quietly each month since. Hosting a curated selection of fine art and artisan craft from all over greater Houston, the dozens of artists that attend each month make up a wide cross-section of Houston’s diverse arts culture.
Cost:
Free
Time:
11:00 am to 6:00 pm
Kid Friendly:
Yes
Saturday Time & Price:
Free 11am - 6pm
Event Type: 

JMV Spring Festival 2018

art exhibit, dance, live music, acting performance

JoMar Visions' big Spring Festival is here as well as its eighth anniversary this month of May, in conjunction with our open studios.

Come for this big celebration. There will be live music by Smith DeVille, dance and acting performance by ImagineNation Theatre and Saint Arnolds is sponsoring this event with their amazing beer while everyone enjoys the best art the city has to offer. Yessss!
When:
May 6, 2018
- Live music by Smith DeVille. - Dance and acting performance by ImagineNation. - Free Saint Arnold's beer for all guests and participants. - Free & open to the public- Plenty of on site Parking- Complimentary Hors d'Oeuvres - Drinks served by  AR Bartending Service.
Cost:
Free
Time:
3:00 pm

Tropidelia

Address:
3715 Market St.
77020 Houston , TX
United States
Texas US
Hours:

By Appointment. only.

Versitile & Tropical Destination Venue

Space Types: 


Space Information
  • Hours of Operation:

    By Appointment. only.

    Capacity:
    Houston
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Riyaaz Qawwali Concert


Experience the rich poetic and musical traditions of South Asian Qawwali. Based in the U.S., Riyaaz features musicians from India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Bangladesh who come from multiple religious and spiritual backgrounds. Trained in both eastern and western classical music, this ensemble has been performing Qawwali for the past twelve years to enthusiastic audiences around the world. Riyaaz last performed at the Menil during the exhibition Experiments with Truth: Gandhi and Images of Nonviolence. This evening’s program will include new work based on art objects in the Menil’s permanent collection.


This concert is free and open to everyone. It will take place on Thursday, May 3, from 7–8 p.m. on the Menil Collection main building lawn (1533 Sul Ross).

When:
May 3, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
7:00 pm
Kid Friendly:
Yes
Location:
General Categories: 


PO BOX 66494
Houston, TX 77266-6494


713.868.1839


Fresh Arts |  The Silos at Sawyer 1502 Sawyer St, Studio #103 Houston, TX 77007

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