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Looking Back in Time

January 13, 2018 | 7:30 pm

Featuring  soprano Karol Bennett, new music ensemble Loop38, guest conductor Jerry Hou, and a reading by renowned neuroscientist David Eagleman

Travel back time and to other worlds in this program featuring works by Musiqa composers for chamber orchestra. Journey to the dawn of [wo]man with Maternity, an oratorio by Musiqa Artistic Director Anthony Brandt with libretto by frequent collaborator David Eagleman; to the banks of the Sea of Galilee in Pierre Jalbert’s Transcendental Windows inspired by Tiffany stained glass; and the fanciful, otherworldly, Visions from Another World by Karim Al-Zand. The concert features acclaimed soprano Karol Bennett, guest conductor Jerry Hou, and new music ensemble Loop38. Dr. Eagleman will read a selection of his works.

On the Program

Karim Al-Zand: Visions from Another World for chamber orchestra
Anthony Brandt: Maternity for soprano and chamber orchestra
Pierre Jalbert: Transcendental Windows for twelve players



Private Reception with David Eagleman

Join MUSIQA for an exclusive opportunity to meet renowned neuroscientist and author David Eagleman with a gift of $150 or more to Musiqa’s Annual Fund, which supports our award-winning performance and education programs.

Enjoy cocktails and lite bites, tickets to the evening performance, and a signed copy of Dr. Eagleman’s latest book “The Runaway Species: How Human Creativity Remakes the World”, co-authored with Musiqa Artistic Director Anthony Brandt.

Saturday, January 13, 2018  |  9:00pm
3400 Main Street, Houston


January 13, 2018
7:30 pm
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MATCH Box 4 / Midtown Arts and Theater Center Houston
3400 Main Street
Houston, TX 77002 United States