Da Camera of Houston: Stop, Look and Listen!
Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018 – Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
03:00 PM – 04:00 PM
Da Camera Young Artists perform a concert inspired by Guyana-born British artist Frank Bowling’s monumental painting Middle Passage (1970), which has been in the Menil’s permanent collection since the early 1970s but has not been displayed at the museum until now.
Ravel: Chansons Madecasses (Madagascar songs)
Florence Price: Andante moderato from G Major String Quartet
Debussy: Golliwogg’s Cakewalk
Allison Loggins-Hull: Homeland
William Grant Still: Africa (I. Land of Peace)
Carlos Oliver Simon, Jr.: Elegy: A Cry from the Grave
Douglas DeVries, flute; Camille Jasensky, soprano; Michael Lenahan, piano; Jacob Schafer, violin; Madison Vest, violin; Christoph Wagner, cello; Sergein Yap, viola and special guest Hanna Che, piano
Stop, Look and Listen! is a series of free chamber music and jazz concerts presented in one of Houston’s most inspiring and stimulating environments, the world-renowned Menil Collection. These museum concerts feature unconventional, interactive concert formats and fun, adventurous musical selections. The programs are often designed to celebrate specific art works on display in the museum.
This program is free and open to all. Seating is limited.
HOURS & ADMISSION
Wednesday - Sunday, 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Closed Monday and Tuesday
- Free Hours: Always free!
Directions & Parking
- Free Parking
- Street Parking
- The Menil Collection parking lot is located on West Alabama between Mandell and Mulberry. Street parking is available in the surrounding neighborhood.
Special Offers / Dining
Bistro Menil offers European-inspired, American fare paired with craft beer, cask wine, and thoughtfully selected wines by the glass or bottle.
Events at The Menil Collection
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Christina Rosenberger, Finding the Grid: Agnes Martin and Abstraction
Jun. 18 – Jun. 18, 2019
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Menil Contemporaries Cocktails with a Curator: Mineko Grimmer
Within Walking Distance
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