Category: World Music

(March 14th, 2014)

Been a while since I was back at the Houston Rodeo. Good to be back shooting up close and on the dirt.

Keith Urban back performing for the 5th time. Houston Chronicle review:

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(Feb 21st, 2014)

Nameless Sound presents Ethnic Heritage Ensemble.

Kahil El’Zabar (Chicago) – drums, percussion, kalimba, voice
Hamiet Bluiett (New York City) – baritone saxophone, clarinet
Ernest Khabeer Dawkins (Chicago) – saxophone

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(Feb 7th, 2014)

The band Soul Swagger drops in for a session.

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

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(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.

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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).

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(Nov 13th, 2013)

No, Kevin Russell and Shinyribs is not a bad band. They are very good. The even got Kinky Friendman as a special guest in attendance when performing at Under The Volcano in Houston, TX.

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