Gallery Concert “A New Way of Hearing”
Susanna Campbell on harp, and Shawn Renzoh Head on shakuhachi (a Japanese bamboo flute), present music from the East and West, mirroring visual art’s confluence of cultures. This concert takes place after the 2 p.m. screening of Vincent van Gogh: A New Way of Seeing, part of the film series Armchair Travel: Exhibition on Screen.
About the Performers
Harpist and music educator Susanna Campbell is principal harpist with the Round Rock Symphony and Houston Civic Symphony, and she serves as music director at King’s Cross in Cypress, Texas. Campbell maintains a private harp and piano studio and teaches with Lone Star College and the Houston Summer Harp Festival. She holds a master’s degree in harp performance from Stephen F. Austin State University.
Composer and master shakuhachi performer Shawn Renzoh Head transcends borders through his music, mixing Japanese traditional music with a distinctly western compositional style. He earned his Shihan degree under the tutelage of Michael Chikuzen Gould and earned a bachelor’s degree in composition from the Cleveland Institute of Music under Keith Fitch and Steven Kohn.
Drop in! This program is free with Museum admission. Campstools are provided for seating.