Join us Tuesday, October 9 for a Special Event

Please join us for a gathering that will feature an introduction to the music and mission of Houston Early Music, as well as performances by Richard Savino, Grammy-nominated guitarist/lutenist and director of Ensemble El Mundo, with Adam LaMotte, violinist with the Maggini String Orchestra.  Malachai Bandy, violist da gamba and leader of the Shepherd School Crumhorn Collective, will also perform.

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A Letter from Ruth Cross, President of Houston Early Music

Dear Friends of Houston Early Music,

I am writing, first, to thank you warmly for your past support of Houston Early Music, and second, to make an urgent plea for your further support.  In short, the long-term effects of a lingering recession threaten our ability to continue bringing world-class early music talent to Houston.  Our situation is this: revenue from individual, foundation and government arts funding has decreased while the expenses of venue rentals, artist’s travel expenses, and postage have all increased.  Continue reading

Houston Early Music to participate in United Way Board Fair, May 24.

Are you seeking ways to participate in the Houston non-profit cultural scene? To contribute  your skills, experience, and energy in furthering Early Music in our community? 

Houston Early Music will participate in the United Way Board Fair on May 24. The Board Fair connects 30 area nonprofits with a broad spectrum of interested candidates looking for ways to connect with nonprofit organizations in a meaningful way.  Contact The United Way Nonprofit Connection for details.

Give Early Music for Christmas

Looking for a great last-minute gift for a music lover? From now until the end of the year (Dec. 31 2011) you can pre-purchase the 2012-2013 season of Houston Early Music. We can’t tell you exactly what will be on the program, but you can expect fine concerts similar to those you have enjoyed in the past. And you will lock in the current price.  Continue reading

Use your Kroger Card to benefit Houston Early Music

If you shop at Kroger, your Kroger Plus Card can benefit Houston Early Music. Kroger donates a portion of its sales to us every time you shop and use your card. All you need to do is 

  1. Click on this link, print the Customer Letter for Houston Early Music
  2. Take the letter and your Kroger Plus Card with you to Kroger next time you go shopping
  3. Present the letter to your cashier on checkout and ask him to enroll your Kroger Plus Card

You can enroll anytime between now and December 31, 2011. (The sooner you enroll, the sooner Houston Early Music receives benefits.) You must re-enroll each year of the program. 

Learn more about Kroger’s Neighbor to Neighbor Program.

 

New email list service

We are working on upgrading our email list service to ensure more reliable delivery and improve the quality of our communications. We will move all current subscribers to the new list after we configure and test it. We will also send messages to the old list to make sure that you are receiving the new email. 

This is a work in progress.