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Our 2017 - 2018 Calendar:

We are pleased to share our past programs from Houston Tuesday Musical Club's 2016 - 2017 season.

October 17, 2017, 10:30 am to noon
Dr. Arthur Gottschalk – "Memorable Music from the Movies"

How is classical music used in film?  Award-winning composer and a fascinating speaker, Dr. Arthur Gottschalk of Rice University shared with us some of the most important examples of classical music and their use in classic motion pictures.

October 31, 2017, 10:30 am to noon
Dr. John Gearhart – "Nurturing the Career of an Aspiring Soloist"

Developing a professional career as a performing musician is challenging.  Organist, choirmaster, and harpist John Gearhart discussed teaching highly-accomplished music students and preparing them for an international career in music performance.

November 14, 2017, 7:30 to 9:00 pm
Performer's Showcase

More music, less talk.  An evening concert of scintillating performances by our members.

December 5, 2017, 10:30 am to noon
Chuck Still – "Houston's Newest Destination for the Arts"

The realization of a dream of four small arts organizations to create a place where artists could collaborate and perform, MATCH is now a dynamic and unique space that is home to a broad spectrum of Houston’s arts.  Chuck Still, the first Executive Director of the recently opened Midtown Arts & Theater Center Houston, discussed its mission and its impact on the cultural fabric of Houston.

Performers included Corey Tu and Sharon Ley Lietzow; Carla Hammock, June Garrison, and Charlie Tauber; and Krume Andreevski.

January 30, 2018, 10:30 am to noon
Dominique McCormick – "Impressionism in Music and Painting"

Having lived and performed in Paris, lyric soprano Dominique McCormick is the perfect person to present the French Art Songs of Martial Caillebotte (1853-1910) and the Impressionist paintings by his brother Gustave Caillebotte (1848-1894).

February 13, 2018, 10:30 am to noon
Annette Mullendore – "Chocolate - A World Unto Itself"

Who doesn’t love chocolate? Just in time for Valentines Day, Annette Mullendore from the Bayou Bend Speakers Bureau presented the story of chocolate’s transition from beverage to culinary delight in the Nineteenth Century.

February 27, 2018, 10:30 am to noon
Carlos Andrés Botero – "Ludwig van Beethoven, Master of Emotion"

International conductor and Musical Ambassador for the Houston Symphony, Colombian-American Carlos Andrés Botero enjoys creating connections between orchestral music and the audience.  He spoke to us on the emotions that permeate Beethoven’s compositions from the middle years.

March 13, 2018, 10:30 am to noon
Virginia Gray, MT-BC – "Hope and Healing with Music Therapy"
Crain Garden, Houston Methodist Hospital
6565 Fannin St.

The Center for Performing Arts Medicine at Houston Methodist Hospital has treated more than 2,000 Houston amateur and professional musicians in addition to assisting visiting performers. This amazing and immensely successful program is dedicated to meeting the specific needs of musicians. We were proud to participate in this program in conjunction with CPAM in which we learned about the benefits and processes of clinical music therapy. After the presentation, we adjourned to the stunning Crain Garden where our performing members presented a concert of music for the staff, patients, and visitors.

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