Make Music Day | Arthur Gilligan and Friends at Smither Park

Event details

  • Friday, June 21 | FREE
  • 4:00 pm
  • Smither Park
  • 2441 Munger St, Houston, TX 7702

DACAMERA and Smither Park present DACAMERA Young Artist Arthur Gilligan and Friends as part of the the global celebration Make Music Day.

Arthur Gilligan, percussion; Brooke Wyatt, keyboards; Nicholas Bissen, saxophone

DACAMERA Young Artist Arthur Gilligan premieres his original four-movement composition that explores the influence of African rhythms on American music, joined by fellow DACAMERA Young Artists.


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