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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...

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


They, Who Sound

Creative Music Concert Series

Different Artists and Performers
Every Monday
Two distinct sets each night

Doors open at 7pm

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

on September 23, 2019
will feature:

Eloe Omoe
John Alan Kennedy, performing Terry Riley's "In C"

Eloe Omoe is:
Tim Leanse (Los Angeles) - drums
Sam Rowell (Los Angeles) - electric bass

John Alan Kennedy is:
John Alan Kennedy (Houston) - synthesizers, samplers, video

FREE ADMISSION. Donations to They, Who Sound welcome.

Stay tuned for news on our Creative Music Concert Series beginning in Fall 2019...



Nameless Sound Workshops


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.

Fall 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 two 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 always seeking help at our events. Volunteering allows you to enjoy our unique programming at no charge. If you would like to become a volunteer for Nameless Sound, please email administration@namelessound.org, or call 713.928.5653.

Nameless Sound is funded in part by:

  HAA CoH         NEA          Simmons          Brown Foundation         

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