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  • An Evening of Jazz featuring Pieces of a Dream

    An Evening of Jazz featuring Pieces of a Dream

    KTSU 90.9FM presents a live concert featuring the contemporary jazz band PIECES OF A DREAM.  The jazz concert happens Saturday, May 16, 2015, 8pm, in the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts – Zilkha Hall.  The event also includes THREE GUITARS, featuring smooth jazz guitarist Joe Carmouche, guitarist Lawrence Overshown, and Latin jazz guitarist Mark Towns.  […]

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    | April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
  • Choice Artist of the Month:  War

    Choice Artist of the Month: War

    War, originally called Eric Burdon and War, is an American funk band from Long Beach, California. They are known for the hit songs “Low Rider”, “Spill the Wine”, “Summer”, “Why Can’t We Be Friends?”, “The Cisco Kit”, and “The World Is a Ghetto”. Formed in 1969, War was a musical crossover band which fused elements […]

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    | April 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Menil Collection Celebrates 25 Years

| September 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

An avid choice support for many years has been The Menil Collection in the  city of Houston’s Museum district. The Menil collection opened its doors to the public 25 years ago and since then it has had mounting exhibitions, publishing, has launched the Artists Documentation Program, and created an archives facility.

In the rapidly developing urban fabric of Houston’s Museum District, the Menil’s 30-acre campus of bungalows and green space has preserved the historical significance and original residential character of the neighborhood

In the decade since its creation, the Menil Archives, housed within the museum building, has become an indispensable source for information about the de Menil family and the museum’s history and also houses a number of important related collections

Admission to the museum and all of its programs remains free of charge ;  and according to management “will always be so”. Josef Helfenstein has been director of the museum since 2004.

 

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