Looking Back in Time

Featuring Loop38, soprano Karol Bennett and a reading by renowned neuroscientist David Eagleman


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2017-18 Season

Experience adventurous new music and
inspiring, collaborative performances.

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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.

Upcoming Events

Around the World

October 24-25 | 9:30 + 11:15am

Musical Ofrenda

October 30 | 6:00pm 

LOFT Concert:
Annabeth Rosen

November 9 | 6:30pm 

Looking Back in Time

January 13 | 7:30pm 

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.”


Theo Chandler named 2017-18 Emerging Composer Fellow

The Emerging Composer Fellowship, formerly known as the Composer+Intern program, identifies promising artistic talent and provides mentoring from acclaimed Houston area composers, and professional opportunities in an innovative contemporary music chamber ensemble. The...

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Our Programs

Our innovative collaborations and educational programming make modern repertoire accessible and vital to audiences of all ages and musical backgrounds.

Public Concert Series

Downtown Concert Series

Musiqa creates innovative concert experiences that pair new music with literature, film, theatre, visual arts and dance with collaborating organizations such as the Houston Ballet, Houston Cinema Arts Society, Alley Theater, Inprint, FotoFest, Aurora Picture Show and Noble Motion Dance.

LOFT Concert Series

Musiqa presents free informal performances of modern classical music presented in the context of a contemporary art setting. Presented in collaboration with the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston.
Education Programs

Education Programs

Musiqa’s nationally acclaimed Education Program is one of the largest of its kind in the nation for an ensemble our size. Every year, we reach over 6,000 school children in grades 2 through 12, from 60 different schools across eight area school systems, in the Greater Houston area.