Crain Garden Series

The Houston Methodist Center for Performing Arts Medicine is thrilled to present the Margaret Alkek Williams Crain Garden Performance Series at Houston Methodist Hospital. The Crain Garden Performance Series features performances by individuals and members of different arts groups.

CLICK HERE to download a PDF of the June concert & event calendar.

 

TUESDAY, JUNE 11 | NOON | HOUSTON CLASSICAL GUITAR FESTIVAL
Festival faculty, Eddie Healy and Jeremy García, will be joined by Brandi Estwick, mezzo soprano, for a concert of music for guitar and voice. Program will include Flamenco selections as well as performances by featured festival students.

THURSDAY, JUNE 13 | NOON  | DUO DRAMATIQUE
Hailed as “riveting” and “passionate”, the Duo Dramatique (formerly the Dancewicz-Doucet Duo) is a renowned Houston violin and piano ensemble. You are sure to enjoy a stunning musical journey from gorgeous romantic pieces, to Broadway, pop and folk favorites.

FRIDAY, JUNE 14 | 11:00 A.M. | ERMELINDA CUELLAR JAZZ TRIO
A graduate from the Moores School of Music at the University of Houston, vocalist Ermelinda Cuellar is joined by guitarist Greg Petito and bassist Anthony Caceres to perform a program of traditional jazz songs from the swing, blues and bossa nova songbooks. A patient-focused interactive concert. Location: Houston Methodist Outpatient Center, First Floor Lobby

 

TUESDAY, JUNE 18 | NOON | WINDSYNC
A collective of five wind musicians who come together as performers, educators, and community-builders. WindSync concerts are intimate, joyful, and thoughtfully programmed with people and places in mind. 

 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19 | COMMUNITY-EMBEDDED MUSICIANS
A special initiative of the Houston Symphony that places orchestral musicians in schools, neighborhoods and healthcare settings. A duo of musicians will tour various waiting rooms throughout Houston Methodist Hospital and bring the power of live music to staff, patients and visitors. 

 

AFA SUMMER MUSIC FESTIVAL CONCERT SERIES
Each year AFA serves over 3,000 young musicians through 40,000+ classroom hours of rehearsals, performances and educational programs. Now in its 24th year, the Summer Music Festival hosts over 500 talented young artists, providing a supportive environment with renowned music educators and world-class performers to help them grow and develop as musicians.

THURSDAY, JUNE 20 | 11:00 A.M. | MIDDLE SCHOOL PIANO

THURSDAY, JUNE 20 | 1:00 P.M. | CHAMBER MUSIC

THURSDAY, JUNE 20 | 3:00 P.M. | CHAMBER MUSIC

FRIDAY, JUNE 21 | 11:00 A.M. | MIDDLE SCHOOL CHOIR

FRIDAY, JUNE 21 | 1:00 P.M. | MIDDLE SCHOOL STRING ORCHESTRA

 

 

TUESDAY, JUNE 25 | 12:30 P.M. | HOUSTON YOUNG ARTIST'S CONCERT Hear the artists of tomorrow! A concert showcasing some of Houston's most gifted young classical musicians who will be performing music for piano, violin, cello and guitar.

THURSDAY, JUNE 27 | 12:45 P.M. & 1:00 P.M.  | HOUSTON METHODIST SINGERS
Celebrate U.S. Independence Day with a brief concert of stirring patriotic music sung by the employee choir. 12:45 performance in Crain Garden, Dunn Tower; 1:00 performance in Bush Atrium, Walter Tower

 
All performances are free, open to the public and held in the Crain Garden of Houston Methodist Hospital (unless otherwise noted), 6565 Fannin Street. Parking is available next door in TMC Garage #1 and valet parking is available directly in front of the hospital. The Metro Rail Dryden/TMC Station is also located directly in front of the hospital.


 
Employee Discount at Starbucks:
Any Houston Methodist employee who makes a purchase from the Fannin Street Starbucks in the main lobby during the concert will receive a 15% discount. Please show your employee badge at the time of purchase.
 
Learn more about Houston Methodist’s Center for Performing Arts Medicine.

Interested in performing as part of the Margaret Alkek Williams Crain Garden Performance Series at Houston Methodist Hospital? First, download and review a copy of the guide for performing as part of the Margaret Alkek Williams Crain Garden Performance Series. Secondly, request the opportunity here and someone from the Center for Performing Arts Medicine will be in contact with you.
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