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October 2018

Origin Stories

October 6 | 7:30 pm

Folk fusions of culture and migration Get Season Passes Get Tickets Even as borders are built and broken, music has the power to connect cultures. “Origin Stories” explores the mingling of cultures in a program featuring the premiere of Anthony Brandt’s “Songs from the Source: Nine African Folk Songs,” for soprano and ensemble. Musiqa travels to Cuba as Tania León retraces her Havana roots in “A la par,” and to the north, in Pierre Jalbert’s “Crossings,” which imagines the cultural and emotional upheaval…

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Around the World with Musiqa

October 25 | 7:00 pm
The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts Zilkha Hall, 800 Bagby Street
Houston, TX 77002 United States
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Take a musical journey “around the world” in this lively, interactive production designed to get the audience singing! Learn about different cultures and the classic folk songs inspired by them. Featuring She’ll Be Coming Around the Mountain, Cielito Lindo, Au Clair de la Lune and many more. It’s fun for the entire family!

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November 2018

Between the Lines

November 2 | 7:00 pm
First Congregational Church of Houston, 10840 Beinhorn Road
Houston, TX 77024 United States
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Saxes in conversation Get Season PassesGet Tickets Listen between the lines as the Musiqa Saxophone Quartet performs works that blur the divides between classical, jazz, and folk. The saxophone’s unmistakable timbre and expansive range have allowed the instrument to tiptoe genre lines effortlessly. Between the Lines features music— including Catherine Likhuta’s, groovy and syncopated “Hard to Argue” — that pushes boundaries while still assuring that in the world of modern music, funk is alive and well. 7:00pm – Performance General Admission: Pay-what-you-wish ON THE…

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LOFT Concert: Nicolas Moufarrege

November 15 | 6:30 pm
Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, 5216 Montrose Boulevard
Houston, TX 77006 United States
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Join us for 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. Free In conjunction with the exhibition Nicolas Moufarrege: Recognize My Sign, Musiqa presents a special concert inspired by his embroidered paintings. Michael Daugherty: Yo ameba a Lucy for flute and guitar Matthew Hindson: Basement Art Guru for solo viola Bechara El Khoury: Arminia for solo violin Pierre Jalbert: Sonatine for violin and…

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