Program Notes: The White Album by Mark Kilstofte

Program Notes: The White Album by Mark Kilstofte

Musiqa will perform The White Album by composer Mark Kilstofte, as a part of The White Album, January 7, at the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts, Zilkha Hall. Program Notes I began to assemble the poems of The White Album years ago during a residency at Copland... read more
Performance Preview: Piano Trio No. 2 by Pierre Jalbert

Performance Preview: Piano Trio No. 2 by Pierre Jalbert

Musiqa will perform Piano Trio No. 2 by Musiqa composer Pierre Jalbert, as a part of The White Album, January 7, the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts, Zilkha Hall. Program Note My second piano trio was written for the Morgenstern Trio (from Germany) for the... read more

Performance Preview: “Natura Morta” by David Rakowski

Musiqa will perform Natura Morta by New England-based composer David Rakowski, as a part of The White Album, January 7, the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts, Zilkha Hall. Program Note Natura Morta (2015) was the first piece I wrote after a long and trying bout... read more
Performance Preview: “Wet Ink” by Laura Schwendinger

Performance Preview: “Wet Ink” by Laura Schwendinger

Musiqa will perform Wet Ink by composer Laura Schwendinger, as a part of The White Album, January 7, the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts, Zilkha Hall. Program Note Wet Ink was commissioned by the Bennington Chamber Music Conference, when I was a faculty composer... read more

Musiqa welcomes two Rice Business Fellows to board

  Musiqa has recently welcomed Edward Coles and Ky Cooksey, both class of 2018 Rice MBA candidates, to the board of directors as Rice Business board fellows. The Rice Business board fellows will be mentored by board president, Barbara Ostdiek, Senior Associate... read more