Concert: Tangos, Milongas & Serestas for Cello and Piano
Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018 – Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018
04:45 PM – 05:30 PM
Performed by Aperio, Music of the Americas
David Hockeny, Britain’s most popular living artist, continues to break rules, delighting in the deconstruction of proportion, linear perspective, and color theory—showing that traditions are meant to be shattered. Like Hockney’s paintings, music constantly reinvents itself by building upon what came before.
Enjoy a lively concert of South American music for cello and piano featuring Aperio, Music of the Americas. Cellist Daniel Saenz and pianist Michael Zuraw perform tango nuevo, milonga, cantilena, and folk-dance music by Camargo Guarnieri, Astor Piazzolla, Heitor Villa-Lobos, and others.
Drop by after the 3 p.m. screening of David Hockney at the Royal Academy of Arts, London: “A Bigger Picture” & “82 Portraits and One Still Life,” the final film in the summer series Armchair Travel: Exhibition on Screen.
This program, which takes place in Brown Auditorium Theater, is free with Museum admission.
HOURS & ADMISSION
Tuesday - Wednesday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday, 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday - Saturday, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday, 12:15 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday: Closed (Except Monday Holidays). Closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
- MFAH Members FREE
- Adults $15
- Seniors (65+ with ID) $10
- Military (with ID) $10
- College Students (19+ with ID) $7.50
- Youth (13–18) $7.50
- Children (12 & younger) FREE
- Certain special exhibitions are ticketed, with an additional charge.
Directions & Parking
- Free Parking
- Paid Parking
- Street Parking
Make visiting a snap! Visit mfah.org/parking for complete parking info, including a map you can download.
Two Parking Garages
Parking Garage HoursOpen daily from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Parking Garage Fees
- Parking payments may be made only with major credit cards, or with MasterCard and Visa debit cards.
- The first 30 minutes are always free. On Thursday, parking is free for visitors who enter the Museum between 5 p.m. and 9 p.m.
- For hourly rates, go to mfah.org/parking
Special Offers / Dining
Paolo Fronza, from Fellini Caffè, runs this sophisticated dining operation. Enjoy an array of Italian-inspired fare with a Texas flair, a European-style coffee bar, a kids menu, and much more at the MFA Café, located on the lower level of the Beck Building.
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