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Wortham Theater Center - Cullen Theater
500 Texas Avenue Houston, TX 77002
713-237-1439
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Website

http://www.dacamera.com/1314season/darcy_james_argue_s_secret_society

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Find out more about Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society at their website.
“A nearly perfect creative synthesis between tradition and innovation.” —BBC.com
“Ambitious, sprawling, mesmerizing.” —_Montreal Gazette _

Description

Trailblazer Darcy James Argue brings his 18-piece big band Secret Society to Houston in one of this celebrated ensemble’s rare ventures beyond New York. Argue is among today’s most talked-about jazz musicians, thanks to the phenomenal critical response to Infernal Machines, his Grammy-nominated debut recording featuring Secret Society, which was included on more than 100 best-of-the year lists and won Best Debut honors in the prestigious Village Voice Jazz Critics Poll.

About the Ticket Supplier: Da Camera of Houston

Da Camera of Houston, founded in 1987, was created with the intention to produce a series of thematically programmed concerts designed to attract new listeners to the concert hall. By bringing together leading American and international musicians, specifically selected for each program, Da Camera concerts offer a broad range of repertoire and musical styles while ensuring a product of outstanding musical excellence. Members of the Houston Symphony and faculty of Rice University's Shepherd School of Music, University of Houston's Moores School and others are often included in Da Camera programs, expanding the opportunities for locally based musicians of national acclaim and enriching our community by enhancing the musical life of artists who choose to live here.