When Viswa Subbaraman was an undergraduate at Duke University, he had no idea where he would end up. He had played trombone and violin, but music as a career to him did not seem like an option. He had come from a family of doctors and was planning on becoming one himself -- that was, until his sopho ... More >>
What She Does: Pebbles. Lampshades. Naps. Emily Sloan will pretty much work with anything.
The sculptor and performance artist has left her mark on a number of fleeting but still lasting moments on Houston's cultural landscape in recent years (her Funeral Party for the Living at 14 Pews early last ... More >>
Enrique Carreón-Robledo truly believes that his fate was
written in the stars. He did not come from a musical family, and it was by
chance that he stumbled upon an old gentleman sitting outside near his home in Mexico, teaching
children how to play the mandolin. Mesmerized, the young Carreón-Ro ... More >>
Sandy Ewen, who grew up in Canada, eventually relocated with her family to Katy, where she attended high school. Shortly after the move, she began attending improvised music workshops taught by David Dove, a winner of the Houston Press's 2011 MasterMinds Award.
Today, local musicians say that she's ... More >>