International Music Academy presents an evening with the Great Romantics. Enjoy the drama and beauty of sonatas for piano and cello by Franz Liszt and Sergey Rachmaninoff, two of the most beloved romantic composers, performed by internationally acclaimed artists from Poland and Russia: Maria Gorodetskaya, Filip Błachnio and Sonya Matoussova. Discussions of the pieces by the artists prior to their performances will provide deeper insight and appreciation of the works.Read more
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KINETIC’s winter program celebrates the unique and diverse artistic voices of their musicians and guest collaborators. Featuring works for atypical ensemble configurations, the program begins with Elgar’s celebrated Introduction & Allegro for String Quartet and Strings, followed by former Chicago Symphony Orchestra Mead Composer-in-Residence Anna Clyne's Prince of Clouds, featuring KINETIC soloists Natalie Lin and Giancarlo Latta. Continuing with their cycle of Benjamin Britten’s string ensemble works, KINETIC concludes “Inner Voices” with the expansive and pastoral Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings with tenor soloist Christopher Bozeka (alumnus, Houston Grand Opera Studio) and hornist Robert Johnson (Houston Symphony Orchestra).Read more
La Speranza makes their Houston Early Music Festival debut with the beloved Clarinet Quintet by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and string quartets by Mozart and Joseph Haydn, all performed on period instruments.Read more
Ever wonder how regular children become performing artists? Come and see for yourself! This evening the International Music Academy will present its outstanding students in piano, violin, cello and guitar. This is our honors concert and you will hear the best of our best. Enjoy their performances and remember their names; someday you could be telling a friend "I heard some of those performers in Houston when they were still children and I could tell right away these were the artists of the future."Read more
ROCO Brass Quintet – led by George Chase, trumpet – will present “The Wonderful English and Oz”, a program that includes the world premiere of a commission by Houston-based jazz composer, Paul English, as well as works by Farnaby, Sarcich, and Ewazen.
- January 2016: The ROCO Brass Quintet - Jan. 22
- January 2016: New Music From Near & Far II
- January 2016: Texas Roots
- December 2015: The Christmas Revels
- December 2015: An Avalon Commemorative
- December 2015: Christmas Dreams
- December 2015: Christmas Celebration
- November 2015: Michel Doneda & Tatsuya Nakatani
- November 2015: Messiaen's "Quartet for the End of Time"
- November 2015: Tetuzi Akiyama, Bryan Eubanks, Jason Kahn, Toshimaru Nakamura