Howard C. Harris, Jr., Director of Musical Arts, is an arts pioneer, composer, performing artist and world-revered music educator. He serves as Professor of Music and Founder and Director of Jazz Studies at Texas Southern University. He also founded the People’s Workshop, the first Black-originated and multi-cultural arts organization of Houston to present in the […]
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Stayve Jerome Thomas , better known as Slim Thug, Boss Hogg, or Thug Boss, is a Houston rapper who gained national mainstream success for his his early contribution to the popular single from another Houston rapper Mike Jones, “Still Tippin’”. Since then he has been on the Billboard 200 albums chart multiple times with his […]
Hubert Laws is one of the very few to specialize on the flute in jazz, using it as his primary axe, and in doing so he has become the premier musician on the instrument. In three decades of playing, he has also mastered pop, rhythm-and-blues, and classical genres.