APR 7, 2015 MUSE/IQUE Leadership News!
Counter-conventional orchestra salutes founding Board President Tom Leddy and announces LeeAnn Havner as its second President. Organization also welcomes two new board members, Ileana Hernandez and Dorinda Marticorena. JPL's esteemed Director, Dr. Charles Elachi, joins MUSE/IQUE's Distinguished Board of Advisors.
JAN 22, 2015 LIBERTY/CONCEIVED
MUSE/IQUE's Uncorked Series resumes on February 8, 2015 with LIBERTY/CONCEIVED as part of Pasadena Civic Center's Exhibition Hall C ribbon-cutting ceremony. Special guest narrator Courtney B. Vance, Naomi O'Connell and Brenton Ryan to join Rachael Worby, along with the orchestra of MUSE/IQUE and the DfK Vocal Ensemble.
OCT 10, 2014 Uncorked Series 2014/2015
MUSE/IQUE's Uncorked Series resumes wiht a new schedule of adventurous "pop-up" live music events. 2014/15 Schedule begins October 13 with the Beatles' Abbey Road at Rosemont Pavilion. Highlights also include Billy Childs in the Rose Bowl Locker Room, Abraham Lincoln's birthday celebrated at the Historic Pasadena Exhibition Hall, jazz sensation QUATTRO at Jacob Maarse Florists, and the music of Burt Bacharach.
MAY 5, 2014 FRONT/PORCH
MUSE/IQUE to Transform Historic Blacker House into a Celebration of American Folk Music and the Life of Pete Seeger - See more at: http://muse-ique.com/press#sthash.ebOnF0NH.dpuf
APR 07, 2014 Beatbox/Bloom
Conductor Rachael Worby to Direct Internationally Acclaimedd Doric String Quartet and Percussionist Mona Tavakoli at Iconic Pasadena Florist
NOV 11, 2013 Girls In The Band
MUSE/IQUE "Uncorked" program spotlights female jazz artists who broke through brass ceiling with Girls In The Band documentary screening followed by talk with director and musical interludes. Evening curated by MUSE/IQUE Artistic Director Rachael Worby is set in Pasadena-based Avon Distribution Center.
OCT 20, 2013 RAIL BOUND SOUND
MUSE/IQUE, known for its counter-conventional presentations, announces “RAIL-BOUND SOUND!,” a musical rail-bound adventure combining movement, music, spirits and supper on Sunday, October 20, 2013, at 4 pm. Guests at the exclusive fundraiser, limited to 100 guests, begin at Pasadena’s Del Mar Metro Station with cocktails, music and designer "nibbles" beside the platform before riding on a metro train car to L.A.’s Union Station.
OCT 14, 2013 SELF/TITLED
MUSE/IQUE kicks off innovative "Uncorked" Series with music from Beatles iconic White Album featuring Glee star Kevin Michael McHale, "American Idol" Finalist Allison Iraheta and Stellar group of Alt-Country, Classical, Gospel and Soul Artists. Curated by MUSE/IQUE Artistic Director Rachael Worby, evening is set amid under-construction Rose Parade Floats.
OCT 11, 2013 FREE/FOR ALL
MUSE/IQUE, innovative music organization embracing the unexpected, opens 2013-14 season with "FREE/FOR ALL" outdoor family-friendkly dance concert featuring Dakah Hip Hop Orchestra. Free event curated by MUSE/IQUE Artistic Director Rachael Worby. Also includes dance crew and special activities for children.
SEPT. 15, 2013 "2013-2014" Season Release
MUSE/IQUE known for its inspired, unexpected live music events set in surprising locations, expands offerings in second season to connect master artists with new voices across limitless range of musical styles. MUSE/IQUE Founder/Artistic Director Rachael Worby, noted for linking musicians with great thinkers and compelling visual, cinematic and dance artists, curates each program.
JUL 07, 2013 Moving Pictures
MUSE/IQUE turns "Summer Movie-Music Evening Experience" on its head with "Moving Pictures," counter-conventional adventure in sound and cinema with groundbreaking cellist Matt Haimovitz, Actress Wendie Malick, and World Premiere of music and images by celebrated composer Peter Golub.
DEC 16, 2012 MUSE/IQUE'S Vibrations Strike Enthusiastic Chord
As MUSE/IQUE'S Vibrations Strike Enthusiastic Chord, Organization Attracts $150,000 in Major Contributions to support Expanding Programs The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation, Lear Family, Havner Family, and an anonymous donor lead a wave of new supporters
OCT 1, 2012 MUSE/IQUE FREE FOR ALL
Pasadena, CA—Ground-breaking orchestra MUSE/IQUE will celebrate and kick off its first full season with a non-traditional free concert in the form of a dance party featuring Double G’s Pocket Nine-Net, a hip-hop brass band complete with a hip-hop dance team. Pairing brass with hip-hop in a public space furthers MUSE/IQUE’s mission to provide access to energizing, surprising and inspiring music events for the entire community.