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.

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MFAH Learning and Interpretation and Education programs receive generous funding from the Institute of Museum and Library Services; MD Anderson Cancer Center; Sharon G. Dies; the Sterling-Turner Foundation; Houston Junior Woman's Club; Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo; the Kress Foundation; The Brown Foundation, Inc.; the Susan Vaughan Foundation; CFP Foundation; the Cockrell Family Fund; the Joe Barnhart Foundation; the Carruth Foundation, Inc.; Ann and John Bookout; Mrs. Denise D. Monteleone; William A. and Madeline Smith Charitable Trust; Texas Commission on the Arts; the Claire and Theodore Morse Foundation; Dr. Angela Apollo; the Center for Craft, Creativity & Design; Mr. and Mrs. Dan English III; Humanities Texas; Mrs. Nancy Glanville Jewell; Marilyn G. Lummis; Mary Lynn and Steve Marks; John L. Nau III; The Summerlee Foundation; Mr. and Mrs. Robert Wheeler; Christine and Jaime Yordan Foundation; The Junior League of Houston, Inc.; Polly and Murry Bowden; Nancy and Jim Gordon; and the Lubrizol Foundation.

All Learning and Interpretation programs at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, receive endowment funds provided by Louise Jarrett Moran Bequest; Caroline Wiess Law; the William Randolph Hearst Foundation; Cyvia and Melvyn Wolff; the National Endowment for the Humanities; the Fondren Foundation; BMC Software, Inc.; the Wallace Foundation; the Neal Myers and Ken Black Children’s Art Fund; Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Ballard; Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Tate; the Eleanor and Frank Freed Foundation; Virginia and Ira Jackson; the Favrot Fund; Neiman Marcus Youth Arts Education; gifts in memory of John Wynne; and gifts in honor of Beth Schneider.