Michelangelo: Mind of the Master
Friday, September 27, 12:00 p.m.
Members of Apollo's Fire, Cleveland's Grammy-winning baroque ensemble, celebrate Michelangelo and the sounds of his homeland.
Saturday, October 12, 2019, 2:00 p.m.
Michelangelo devised an extraordinary number of figural poses throughout his career. This talk will consider how he used drawing to come up with so many figures, what they shared, and how his approach compared to that of contemporaries such as Leonardo da Vinci and Raphael.
Friday, October 18, 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, October 20, 1:30 p.m.
This recent film journeys from the print and drawing rooms of Europe through the great chapels and museums of Florence, Rome, and the Vatican to explore the tempestuous life of the great Renaissance artist.
Wednesday, October 23, 7:30 p.m.
This year Fretwork, the world’s leading consort of viols, celebrates 30 years of performing music old and new, and they’ll perform for us a program inspired by the exhibition Michelangelo: Mind of the Master. Don’t miss this illuminating concert featuring works by Marbriano de Orto, Johannes de Piñarol, Josquin Desprez, and more.
Wednesday, November 6, 6:00 p.m.
Outstanding conservatory musicians present mixed repertoire ranging from the standard to unknown gems amid the museum’s collections for a unique and intimate experience. This month features the CWRU Collegium under the direction of Allison Monroe performing a program titled Dufay in Italy.