Enjoy an entertaining lunch break listening to great music at the Houston Public Library’s historic Julia Ideson Building (JIB), across from City Hall. The Tunes at Noon presentation will be happening on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 from Noon to 2 PM. This event is free and open to the public. JIB is located at 550 McKinney, 77002, 832-393-1662. I
Ira Perez, native Houstonian and outstanding musician
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 from Noon to 2 PM
Houston Public Library
Julia Ideson Building
550 McKinney, 77002, 832-393-1662
About Ira Perez
Ira Perez, a native Houstonian, works hard to ensure that her music is heard and felt in the hearts of all those who listen. She has mastered multiple instruments, possesses a captivating voice, and has ingenious songwriting skills. She has recorded over 40 songs in a variety of genres, from alternative and rock, to dance, and soul/R&B. Writing since the age of 15, her music has been inspired by such artists as Adele, Corinne Bailey Rae, The Beatles, Lauryn Hill, Muse, Erykah Badu, and Carol King. She performs in many places, including events like the Bayou City Arts Festival. For more information about Ira, please visit www.iraperez.com.
After the musical presentation, visitors are invited to view the Julia Ideson Building’s exhibit area. There they will find an amazing display from several of the Library’s collection of archival materials including documents, artifacts, posters, photographs and much more.
About the Houston Public Library
The Houston Public Library (HPL) operates 35 neighborhood libraries, three HPL Express Libraries, a Central Library, the Houston Metropolitan Research Center, the Clayton Library Center for Genealogical Research, The African American Library at the Gregory School, and the Parent Resource Library located in the Children’s Museum of Houston. Serving more than 4 million customers per year, HPL is committed to excellent customer service and equitable access to information and programs by providing library customers with free use of a diverse collection of printed materials, audio and electronic resources, Internet, laptop and computer use, and a variety of database and reference resources with live assistance online 24/7.
For further information, visit the Houston Public Library at www.houstonlibrary.org or call 832-393-1313.
Manager of Public Relations
Houston Public Library
832.393.1381; cell 713.435.9448