Archive for February, 2014


(Feb 7th, 2014)

The band Soul Swagger drops in for a session.

more images at: http://forestphotography.smugmug.com/Cantus-Mundus/Portraits/The-Soul-Swagger-Session/37113594_2FR8CH

(Feb 14th, 2014) Viva El Amore Concert. @ MECA . Featuring HSPVA Mariachi, Vanessa Alonzo, Cecilia Duarte, Octavio Moreno, Joseph Li and Jesus Pacheco.

more images at: http://forestphotography.smugmug.com/ThroughTheDoorsofMECA/Exhibitions-and-Performance/20140214-Viva-El-Amore-Concert/37105832_kjXG3f

(Feb 8th, 2014)

KoumanKele African Dance & Drum Ensemble in studio. The Congo-Brazzaville session.

more images at: http://forestphotography.smugmug.com/Stage/Top-Dance/20140108-KoumanKele-African/37061563_hCg8Wb


(Feb 7th, 2014)

The Cookers visits Houston Wortham Theater for a one night stand. Presented by Da Camera of Houston.

Billy Harper, Eddie Henderson, David Weiss, Craig Handy, George Cables, Cecil McBee, Billy Hart.

more images at: http://forestphotography.smugmug.com/Jazz-In-Photos/2014-Live-Gallery/20140207-The-Cookers-in/37019658_mzgLjT

(Feb 8th, 2014)

The Teochew Association gave a nearly complete modern performance/celebration Lions and (a rare) Dragon dance (plus martial arts) at the Hong Kong Market by Guld Freeway South.

more images at: http://forestphotography.smugmug.com/Cantus-Mundus/2014-Cantus-Diem/20140208-Lions-and-Dragon/36967571_7qrNSW

A kid attempts to wake the “napping” lion….

(Feb 9th, 2014)

Asia Society Presents! Voices of the Spirit 4 In partnership with Houston Arts Alliance’s Folklife + Traditional Arts Program.

Houston Arts Alliance’s Folklife and Traditional Arts Program celebrates sacred music traditions from Houston’s diverse faith communities with a concert entitled Voices of the Spirit. This year’s concert features Buddhist praise and chant ( Buddhist nuns of Chung Mei Temple in Stafford), a cappella gospel (The Soul Influence), and Hindustani ragas (Hindustani melodic modes by Pandit Suman Ghosh).

more images at:  http://forestphotography.smugmug.com/Cantus-Mundus/2014-Cantus-Diem/Voices-of-the-Spirits-4/36962028_XCT9P2

more information at : http://asiasociety.org/texas/houston-arts-alliance%E2%80%99s-folklife-traditional-arts-program-presents-voices-spirit-iv