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$1 million in grant money aims to keep 50 Houston artists of color afloat

The notes emanating out of two violins, two violas and two cellos were not always meant to soothe. Houston composer J.E. Hernández wanted chaos, a “ferocious sound,” as if the chords were about to snap. A breaking point. After spending 60 days in an immigration detention center in his early 20s, Hernández couldn’t help but […]