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Upcoming Performances

E.g., 2015-09-02
E.g., 2015-09-02
Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
  • Thu., September 24, 2015, 7:30 pm
  • Fri., September 25, 2015, 7:30 pm
  • Sat., September 26, 2015, 7:30 pm
Transformer Station

For over 30 years, composer Ellen Fullman has been developing a sound world all her own. Her Long String Instrument is an installation of dozens of wires 50 feet or longer tuned in just intonation and “bowed” with rosin-coated fingers.

Friday, September 25, 2015 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
  • Thu., September 24, 2015, 7:30 pm
  • Fri., September 25, 2015, 7:30 pm
  • Sat., September 26, 2015, 7:30 pm
Transformer Station

For over 30 years, composer Ellen Fullman has been developing a sound world all her own. Her Long String Instrument is an installation of dozens of wires 50 feet or longer tuned in just intonation and “bowed” with rosin-coated fingers.

Saturday, September 26, 2015 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
  • Thu., September 24, 2015, 7:30 pm
  • Fri., September 25, 2015, 7:30 pm
  • Sat., September 26, 2015, 7:30 pm
Transformer Station

For over 30 years, composer Ellen Fullman has been developing a sound world all her own. Her Long String Instrument is an installation of dozens of wires 50 feet or longer tuned in just intonation and “bowed” with rosin-coated fingers.

Sunday, October 4, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Sun., October 4, 2015, 2:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Music and musicians have historically played a vital role in the cultures of Kyrgyz Republic and Central Asia in general. With an ensemble featuring traditional instruments, Nurlanbek Nyshanov performs songs from the oral tradition as well as his own compositions as part of an exceedingly rare visit to the United States.

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Wed., October 7, 2015, 6:00 pm
Museum galleries

Outstanding conservatory musicians present mixed programs of chamber music amid the museum’s collections for a unique and intimate experience—concerts that regularly feature instruments from the museum’s keyboard collection. From standard repertoire to unknown gems, these early-evening, hour-long performances are a delightful after-work encounter or the start of a night out.

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
  • Wed., October 28, 2015, 7:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

The Sarajevo Haggadah: Music of the Book

Composer-performer Merima Ključo’s multimedia work for accordion, piano, and video traces the dramatic story of one of Jewish culture’s most treasured manuscripts. Using the musical traditions of Spain, Italy, Austria, and Bosnia-Herzegovina, Ključo illustrates and illuminates the Haggadah’s travels from medieval Spain to 20th-century Bosnia, where it was hidden and rescued during World War II, to its restoration by the National Museum in Sarajevo after the 1992–95 war.

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Wed., November 4, 2015, 6:00 pm
Museum galleries

Outstanding conservatory musicians present mixed programs of chamber music amid the museum’s collections for a unique and intimate experience—concerts that regularly feature instruments from the museum’s keyboard collection. From standard repertoire to unknown gems, these early-evening, hour-long performances are a delightful after-work encounter or the start of a night out.

Monday, November 16, 2015 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
  • Mon., November 16, 2015, 7:30 pm
Transformer Station

“The Calder takes its place as one of America’s most satisfying—and most enterprising—quartets.”
—Mark Swed, Los Angeles Times

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Wed., December 2, 2015, 6:00 pm
Museum galleries

Outstanding conservatory musicians present mixed programs of chamber music amid the museum’s collections for a unique and intimate experience—concerts that regularly feature instruments from the museum’s keyboard collection. From standard repertoire to unknown gems, these early-evening, hour-long performances are a delightful after-work encounter or the start of a night out.

Sunday, December 6, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
  • Sun., December 6, 2015, 2:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

“Musicians of this caliber are gold dust.”—The Herald

James Feddeck returns to the McMyler Memorial Organ in Gartner Auditorium for the first time since 2013. Program to include works by J. S. Bach, Mendelssohn, Barber, Alain, and Widor. Free, no tickets required.

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