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Nameless Sound was established in 2001 to present the best of international contemporary music and to support the exploration of new methods in arts education. Nameless Sound presents concerts by premier artists in the world of creative music. In addition, Nameless Sound artists work directly with students from Houston’s public schools, community centers, and homeless shelters. Nameless Sound’s educational work helps to nurture a new generation of artists and inspire tomorrow’s creative thinkers.

Nameless Sound and Lawndale present...
They, Who Sound

experimental sound-making, improvised music, noises, the sounding of art, the performance of art and . . .

Amina Claudine Myers

They Who Sound

Amina Claudine Myers Hammond B3 organ
Different Artists and Performers
Every Monday
Two distinct sets each night

Doors open at 7pm

There will be no
They, Who Sound
on March 25 and April 1

They, Who Sound

on Monday April 8
will feature:

Dr. Eugene Chadbourne
Keisha Cassel/Sonia Flores/Kelly Watkins

Dr. Eugene Chadbourne (Greensboro, NC) - guitar, banjo, voice
Keisha Cassel (Houston) - violin
Sonia Flores (Houston) - double bass, voice
Kelly Watkins (Houston) - cello

at Lawndale
4912 Main St.
(parking behind the building on Travis & Rosedale)

at TBH Center (Talento Bilingüe de Houston)
Thursday, April 18, 2019

Amina Claudine Myers (New York, NY) - Hammond B3 organ and voice

General seating. Pay what you can/pay what you will.
Everyone under 18 gets in for free.

Nameless Sound and The Cornudas Mountain Foundation

a rare site-specific event in the vast West Texas desert:
Audrey Chen and Phil Minton
at The Hill of James Magee
Duo & El Paso Feral Choir


The Hill of James Magee
at The Hill of James Magee, near Cornudas, Texas
Saturday, May 4, 2019

Audrey Chen (US/Berlin) - voice
Phil Minton (London) voice

The Feral Choir - TBA

Youth and Special Needs Classes

at MECA, 1900 Kane St., Houston, TX
Nameless Sound's Ensembles at MECA are open to all and unite a diverse range of young people from throughout Houston.

Spring classes are in session now.

See our Creative Music Communities Ongoing Classes and Workshops  page for class descriptions and times.

Nameless Sound in the communities:
Each week, Nameless Sound's Creative Music Communities workshops serve over one hundred young people in homeless shelters, refugee programs, public schools, and community centers. Classes often feature hands-on workshops by visiting artists, some of the most innovative and pioneering musical thinkers in the world. If you would like to host a workshop in your community, please contact us!

Nameless Sound is funded in part by:
City of Houston     HAA          NEA          Simmons          Brown Foundation         

Houston Endowment               Joan Hohlt & Roger Wich Foundation          Cullen Trust for the Performing ArtsTCA