Your support ensures that DACAMERA’s programs, both in the concert hall and beyond, remain a vital part of Houston’s cultural landscape.

You can make a gift to DACAMERA online. Click here to visit our secure online contribution page. Thank you for your support.

For more information, please contact the Development department at (713) 524-7601.


  • Recognition in program book
  • Fully tax deductible


  • Recognition in program book
  • Subscribers receive complimentary self-parking passes at the Theater District Parking Garage or the Hobby Center Garage for all DACAMERA concerts in the Theater District
  • Fair Market Value: $114


  • Recognition in program book
  • Complimentary valet parking for all of DACAMERA’s downtown concerts
  • Private intermission and post-concert receptions with the artists (when available)
  • Reserved priority seating for Menil Collection concerts
  • VIP ticket purchase and exchange service
  • Fair Market Value: $144


  • All the benefits of the Composer level, plus
  • Invitations to private house concerts throughout the season
  • Fair Market Value: $184


  • All benefits of the Ensemble and Composer levels, plus
  • Priority notice of DACAMERA special events including the Gala (ticket purchase required)
  • Fair Market Value: $184


  • All benefits of the Virtuoso, Ensemble and Composer levels, plus
  • Concert or event underwriter recognition
  • Fair Market Value: $184


The Artistic Development Fund provides the essential seed money supporting original productions, recordings, the commissioning and performance of new works, artist residencies, and new, innovative forms of concert presentation.

COMMISSIONS, RESIDENCIES and PRODUCTIONS made possible through Artistic Development Fund support


Jason Moran Homecoming Residency Year 1
Jason Moran Holed Up*^
Missy Mazzoli Song from the Uproar
Sacred Visions with lighting designer Jennifer Tipton


Sarah Rothenberg A Proust Sonata*~
The Colorado – film and live performance with music by John Luther Adams, William Brittelle, Glen Kotche, Paola Prestini and Shara Worden^~
Jason Moran Homecoming Residency Year 2
Imani Winds Passion for Bach and Coltrane
Orlando Consort The Passion of Joan of Arc


Vijay Iyer Radhe Radhe: Rites of Holi with International Contemporary Ensemble
Jason Moran In My Mind: Monk at Town Hall
Jason Moran Homecoming Residency Year 3
Bach: Art of the Fugue with Brentano Quartet
MIX at the MATCH mini-series


Wartime Stories: music of Steve Reich and Olivier Messiaen; video: Mihai Cucu; lighting: Jennifer Tipton*~


Sarah Rothenberg Vienna 1900: In the Garden of Dreams*~


Bon Appetit! – Music of Ravel, Poulenc, and Lee Hoiby
Sarah Rothenberg A Woman’s Life: The Diary of Virginia Woolf*~


Seeing Color, Hearing Time: Virtual series on music and art streamed from the Menil Collection


Tyshawn Sorey Monochromatic Light (Afterlife)^~
Vijay Iyer For My Father^~
Kendrick Scott Unearthed – research and development


Osvaldo Golijov Falling Out of Time
Kendrick Scott Unearthed *~
Tyshawn Sorey Monochromatic Light (Afterlife) recording

 *Original DACAMERA production

^ DACAMERA commission or co-commission

~ World premiere


Please consider making a contribution to this important fund. Contact the Development Department at 713-524-7601 or email for more information.


Leave a legacy of music for all to enjoy by remembering DACAMERA in your estate plans. You can ensure that DACAMERA thrives well into the future by naming DACAMERA as a beneficiary in your will or retirement plans.

You can designate your future gift to provide unrestricted support or to make a lasting impact in an area of your own interest such as the DACAMERA Endowment Fund, the Artistic Development Fund or DACAMERA’s Education and Community Initiatives.

Planned gifts provide important advantages to both you and DACAMERA by decreasing your income tax, estate tax and capital gains tax burdens while giving a charitable gift. Contact your financial advisor or estate planner today.

If you have any questions, or to discuss further funding options, please contact the Development Department at 713-524-7601.


To learn more about the benefits of being a corporate sponsor, contact the Development department at 713-524-7601.