Traces of Blue

Color, texture, and motion in music


LOFT Concert: Nicolas Moufarrege

November 15
Contemporary Arts Museum Houston

Traces of Blue

January 12

Reel Forces

February 22

LOFT Concert: Cheryl Donegan

March 7
Contemporary Arts Museum Houston

Featured Artists

Led by four composers, Musiqa’s mission is to enrich and inspire the community through programs that integrate new music with other modern art forms.

I hardly miss a Musiqa performance. Musiqa always introduces me to new music and genres that continue to challenge my thinking and view of art, and life in general. Concerts are always engaging with introductions from composers and opportunities to ask questions.

Joel Luks

“Every concert is an artistic escapade.”


“Exhilarating, challenging, entertaining.”

Introducing “Inner Chamber: A Musiqa Podcast”

For Musiqa’s inaugural episode of our podcast, Inner Chamber, Artistic Administrator Emma Wine sits down with saxophonist Dan Gelok and composer Joel Love to chat about their most inspired and embarrassing musical moments, what it’s like for a composer to write for...

Musiqa celebrates Lights on Afterschool with special evening performance of Around the World

Every Fall, Musiqa presents our popular "Around the World with Musiqa" as part of The Hobby Center for Performing Arts' Discovery Series, a free arts education program that brings Houston area school students downtown to experience the performing arts. We perform...

Niko Yamamoto is named 2018-19 Emerging Composer Fellow

Nicholas "Niko" Yamamoto (b. 1995) is a composer of acoustic and electroacoustic music. His music is largely concerned with the abstraction and juxtaposition of sound and action to transform aural image, subject, and environment. Recent compositions explore the...