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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 Goethe Pop Up present


Nameless Sound and Buffalo Bayou Partnership present

Der lange Schatten


Sounding the Cistern
for Pauline Oliveros





Der lange Schattenphoto credit: Doris Huesler

BBP Cistern by Katya Horner
photo credit: Katya Horner

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
8PM
Trio Performance
at MATCH
3400 Main St.

Thursday, May 23, 2019
8PM
Collaborations with Houston Improvisors
at MECA
1900 Kane St.

Antonio Borghini (Italy) – double bass
Michael Thieke (Germany) - clarinet
Håvard Wiik (Norway) - piano

FREE ADMISSION TO BOTH CONCERTS.


at Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern
105 Sabine St.

May 26, 2019
Three performances:
6:30pm
7:30pm
8:30pm

Tom Bickley (Berkeley, CA) – recorders
David Dove (Houston, TX) – trombone
Juan García (Mexico City, MX) – double bass
Lisa E. Harris (Houston, TX) – voice

This event is sold out.





Nameless Sound and Lawndale present...
SOUND PIECE BY PAULINE OLIVEROS
at They, Who Sound
experimental sound-making, improvised music, noises, the sounding of art, the performance of art and . . .


CREATIVE MUSIC COMMUNITIES
CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS



Pauline Oliveros Sound Piece

 
Nameless Sound Workshops

Different Artists and Performers
Every Monday
Two distinct sets each night

7:30-9:30pm
Doors open at 7pm

They, Who Sound

on Monday May 27
will feature:

Sound Piece by Pauline Oliveros

performers include:
Anisa Boukhlif
Jamal Cyrus
Randi Long
Gabriel Martinez
Ruairi OBrien
Veronica Anne Salinas
Carrie Schneider
Tim Schorre
Emily Sloan
Misha Tsypin
Ronnie Yates

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

In two distinct concerts:



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