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The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Gallery Concert: Da Camera Young Artists perform “The Sounds of Glamour and Romance”

Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017 – Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017

02:00 PM – 02:45 PM
US/Central

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Throughout his award-winning career, Oscar de la Renta (1932–2014) designed beautiful clothes for every occasion in a woman’s life. The exhibition The Glamour and Romance of Oscar de la Renta highlights recurring themes in de la Renta’s work and offers a window into his world through a range of looks, from elegant daywear to resplendent evening gowns.

In these lively concerts presented in the galleries of The Glamour and Romance of Oscar de la Renta, Da Camera Young Artists perform iconic 20th-century music that reflects the sophisticated appeal of de la Renta’s fashions while paying tribute to the designer’s passion for flamenco dance and music.

Drop in! This program is free with admission to the exhibition “The Glamour and Romance of Oscar de la Renta.” Camp stools are provided for seating.

About the Performance

About the Da Camera Young Artists
The Da Camera Young Artist Program is a fellowship program for emerging professional instrumentalists, singers, and composers. Da Camera Young Artists participate in an exciting variety of performances, workshops, and school visits. They perform at the Wortham Center; the Menil Collection; the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; and area hospitals, and they also serve as the principal teaching artists for Da Camera’s innovative Music Encounters program.

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.
  • General Admission: MFAH Members-FREE Adult-$15 ($14 Online); Senior (65+) $10 ($9 Online); Youth (13-18) $7.50 ($6.50 Online); Child (12 & younger) FREE; Military (ID Required) $10; Student (ID Required) $7.50 Ticketed exhibitions require an additional admission charge. Free Hours: FREE THURSDAY 10 am - 9 pm

Directions & Parking

  • Free Parking
  • Paid Parking
  • Street Parking
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    Parking update: A new underground parking garage, located on Montrose Boulevard, is now open!

    • The outdoor parking lot on Bissonnet, across from the Law Building, is closed permanently.
    • Parking is available in two garages: an above-ground garage at 1144 Binz Street, and a new underground garage at 5101 Montrose Blvd.
    • Guests with limited mobility: We recommend that you use the covered drop-off lane at the Main Street entrance to the Beck Building, or use wheelchair-accessible parking in the garage at 1144 Binz Street.

    Parking Garage Locations

    • 1144 Binz Street
    • 5101 Montrose Boulevard

    Parking Fees*

    Parking payments may be made only with a major credit card. Also accepted: MasterCard and Visa debit cards.
    MFAH Members Visitors
    0–30 minutes FREE FREE
    31 minutes–4 hours $6 $10
    4–12 hours $10 $18
    12–24 hours $35 $35
    *Parking is free for MFAH visitors who enter the Museum between 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. on Thursdays. General admission to the Museum is free on Thursdays, courtesy of Shell.

    Hours

    Both parking garages are open daily from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.

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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