Tag: Art

Weekend Concert Series: Borromeo String Quartet

Weekend Concert Series: Borromeo String Quartet

This first concert in a two-year cycle of Mendelssohn’s six quartets features an eloquent mid-century quartet by Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson, based on African American spirituals. PROGRAM Felix Mendelssohn, String Quartet No. 2 in A minor, Op. 13 (1827) Felix Mendelssohn, String Quartet No. 6 in F minor, Op. 80 (1847) Leonard Bernstein (arr. N. Kitchen), Ilana, the Dreamer (c. 1950) Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson, String Quartet No. 1, Calvary (1956)   Tickets are required and include Museum admission. SECTION A: FLOOR LEVEL AND FIRST BALCONY Adults $36, […]

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Weekend Concert Series: A Far Cry with Tai Murray, violin

Weekend Concert Series: A Far Cry with Tai Murray, violin

A Far Cry, the Gardner’s resident chamber orchestra, opens the Museum’s concert season with a very Gardner program of works of music that find inspiration in other works of art. PROGRAM “Portraits” Leonard Bernstein, “Agathon,” from Serenade after Plato’s Symposium (1954) Modest Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition (1874) Ottorino Respighi, Botticelli Triptych (1927) William Grant Still, “Mother and Child” from Suite for Violin and Piano (1943) Jessica Meyer, world-premiere Gardner Museum commission (2018) Tickets are required and include Museum admission. SECTION A: FLOOR LEVEL AND FIRST BALCONY […]

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Weekend Concert Series: A Far Cry with Tai Murray, violin

Weekend Concert Series: A Far Cry with Tai Murray, violin

PROGRAM “Portraits” Leonard Bernstein, “Agathon,” from Serenade after Plato’s Symposium (1954) Modest Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition (1874) Ottorino Respighi, Botticelli Triptych (1927) William Grant Still, “Mother and Child” from Suite for Violin and Piano (1943) Jessica Meyer, world-premiere Gardner Museum commission (2018)

Third Thursdays: Dog Days of Summer

Third Thursdays: Dog Days of Summer

Chase away the hottest days of summer at the Museum and share in Isabella’s love of dogs with canine-inspired gallery activities and art-making in our studio. PROGRAM FOR THE EVENING Music in the Courtyard // Neo Groove Tim Hall takes you on a soulful journey of vibrant sounds and warm chords. His poetry and music will keep your soul fed throughout the night. In the Jordan Garden // Therapy Dogs Chill on the grass with local therapy dogs Lily, Diego, Buster, […]

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