Concerts & Performances

Concerts & Performances

Enjoy a variety of concerts and performances from our weekly Jazz in the Atrium series to our Late Night After Hour Showcase and more.

Upcoming Concerts & Performances

Format: 2/9/16

Late Night Happy Hour Performance featuring Quiana Lynell

Friday, February 19, 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Kick off the night with some jazz and zydeco from Louisiana vocalist Quiana Lynell. Lynell has graced the stage with such standout performers as Gregg Wright, the Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Herlin Riley, and Delfeayo Marsalis.


Late Night Main Stage featuring The Singapore Slingers

Friday, February 19, 8:00-9:00 p.m.

Kick up your feet and dance to the music of the prohibition era with The Singapore Slingers. Based in Dallas, The Singapore Slingers perform authentic and original arrangements including two-steps, rags, waltzes, and fox-trots. 


Bancroft Family Concerts

Selected Saturdays, 3:00 p.m.

Presented in partnership with the Fine Arts Chamber Players 
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Inspired by the DMA’s exhibition Vermeer Suite, early music scholar Kristin Van Cleve and friends will take you on a journey into 17th-century music, featuring compositions that juxtapose transcendent beauty with form and structure.


Late Night Performance: Sounds Modern

Friday, March 18, 7:00 p.m.

What does a Jackson Pollock painting sound like? Flutist Elizabeth McNutt and ensemble present Sounds Modern, a concert exploring the intersections of art and music.

This event is made possible, in part, by a grant from the Earle Brown Music Foundation.


Emel Mathlouthi in Concert

Saturday, April 30, 8:00-9:30 p.m.

Singer, songwriter, and composer Emel Mathlouthi is bringing a powerful new sound to Tunisian music. Endowed with an outstanding voice, she evokes Joan Baez, Sister Marie Keyrouz, and the Lebanese diva Fairouz. Her captivating style is lyrical, with powerful rock, oriental, and trip hop influences, and her song "Kelmti Horra" (my word is free) was taken up by the Arab Spring revolutionaries and sung on the streets of Tunis. She has immense stage presence and a voice that spells revolution and freedom.