DACAMERA presents dozens of community concerts each season. For details on these events visit the Free Events page.
A Little Day Music
A Little Day Music is a series of free concerts presented at noon on the first Wednesday of the month, October thorugh May, in the Wortham Theater Center’s Grand Foyer. Each concert is designed to deliver DACAMERA’s signature programming to an audience including senior citizens, downtown professionals, and homeschooled students. The series features a variety of chamber music and jazz, presented in an accessible one-hour concert format. Audiences are invited to enjoy their lunch while listening to the music. Click here for the events calendar.
Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM)
Celebrate Jazz in Houston during April, The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM).
DACAMERA JAM at Discovery Green is a series of free concerts presented in April at Discovery Green in downtown Houston featuring jazz vocalists and instrumentalists from the Greater Houston area. The series is presented by Discovery Green and DACAMERA with guest artistic advisor Robert “Doc” Morgan, a retired jazz educator from Houston’s High School for the Performing and Visual Arts who has taught some of today’s great jazz performers. Recent performers have included Sammy Miller and the Congregation, Mwenso and the Shakes, and Red Baraat.
Stop, Look and Listen!
Stop, Look and Listen! is a series of free chamber music and jazz concerts presented in one of Houston’s most inspiring and stimulating environments, the world-renowned Menil Collection. These museum concerts feature unconventional, interactive concert formats and fun, adventurous musical selections. The programs are often designed to celebrate specific artwork on display in the museum. Click here for the free events calendar.
DACAMERA Young Artists at the MFAH
Several times each season, DACAMERA Young Artists perform in concerts in conjunction with exhibitions at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Recent performances were inspired by Vincent Van Gogh: His Life in Art and Peacock in the Desert: The Royal Arts of Jodhpur, India.