Kinetic in Concert: 'Musical Inspirations and Identity in France and Korea'

Presented by Asia Society Texas Center and Rice University - Shepherd School of Music and Houston Symphony at Asia Society Texas Center, Houston TX

Feb 03 2023
Kinetic in Concert: 'Musical Inspirations and Identity in France and Korea'

Kinetic In Concert ; Credit: Jeff Grass

Join Asia Society Texas for a night of thought-provoking chamber music concert exploring the intersection of Korean and French musical identity with Kinetic in Concert: ‘Musical Inspirations and Identity in France and Korea’.

Houston-based ensemble Kinetic makes their Asia Society Texas debut with a thought-provoking chamber music concert exploring the intersection of Korean and French musical identities. The program opens with Ravel’s String Quartet in F Major (1903), a staple of string quartet literature that was written against a backdrop of an expanding Western Imperialist agenda in Asia and, consequently, a European public’s fascination and exoticization of the Far East. Over the course of the following century, Asian musicians have gained substantial representation and ownership in the classical

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Feb 3, 2023 at 07:30 pm - 09:30 pm (Fri)

Additional time info:

Friday, February 3, 2023
7:30 p.m. Program
8:30 p.m. Drinks Reception

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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Asia Society Texas Center

1370 Southmore Blvd., Houston, TX 77004

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