Tag: Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

Weekend Concert Series: Boston Children’s Chorus

Weekend Concert Series: Boston Children’s Chorus

PROGRAM “Story of Her” Tales passed down throughout the ages are told, more often than not, from the male perspective. In this concert inaugurating two seasons dedicated to honoring women through song, Boston Children’s Chorus explores history through a woman’s eyes. Join two of their advanced ensembles for this riveting performance. Tickets are required and include Museum admission. SECTION A: FLOOR LEVEL AND FIRST BALCONY Adults $36, seniors $33, members $24, students & children 7–17 $15 (children under 7 not admitted). […]

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Weekend Concert Series: Jean-Guihen Queyras, cello

Weekend Concert Series: Jean-Guihen Queyras, cello

In his Boston recital debut, Jean-Guihen Queyras performs some of Bach’s most famous cello suites. PROGRAM J.S. Bach, Suite Nos. 1, 3, and 5 (about 1720)   Tickets are required and include Museum admission. SECTION A: FLOOR LEVEL AND FIRST BALCONY Adults $36, seniors $33, members $24, students & children 7–17 $15 (children under 7 not admitted). SECTION B: SECOND AND THIRD BALCONIES Adults $31, seniors $28, members $19, students & children 7–17 $15 (children under 7 not admitted). For sold-out performances, […]

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Weekend Concert Series: Corey Cerovsek, Violin

Weekend Concert Series: Corey Cerovsek, Violin

Join us as Corey Cerovsek plays an all-Bach program on violin. Tickets are required and include Museum admission. SECTION A: FLOOR LEVEL AND FIRST BALCONY Adults $36, seniors $33, members $24, students & children 7–17 $15 (children under 7 not admitted). SECTION B: SECOND AND THIRD BALCONIES Adults $31, seniors $28, members $19, students & children 7–17 $15 (children under 7 not admitted).

RISE: Oompa, Dutch Rebelle, Res

RISE: Oompa, Dutch Rebelle, Res

“WE RISE (THE HIP-HOP FEMININE)” Boston’s own Dutch ReBelle, aka “Queen of the Bean,” and the 2017 Women of the World Poetry Slam champion, Oompa, share the stage with Philadelphia-based indie artist Res for an evening of hip-hop, rock, and soul—a night to rise up and celebrate women in music! PROGRAM Oompa | Dutch ReBelle | Res Pre-Show Act: L’Duke, formerly known as DJ Leah V

Concert Preview Performance: True Pearl, An Opera in Five Tapestries

Concert Preview Performance: True Pearl, An Opera in Five Tapestries

true pearl (2018) an opera, in five tapestries commissioned by the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Music by David Lang Libretto by Sibyl Kempson Performed by Roomful of Teeth and the Callithumpian Consort, Stephen Drury, conductor true pearl is an opera made specifically to be seen and heard in the Tapestry Room of the Gardner Museum. The opera comprises five scenes—one for each tapestry in the Gardner’s spectacular 16th century Flemish series based on the life of King Cyrus of Persia—and […]

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Weekend Concert Series: Sergey Malov, Violoncello Da Spalla

Weekend Concert Series: Sergey Malov, Violoncello Da Spalla

PROGRAM Johann Sebastian Bach, Cello Suites Nos. 2, 3, and 6 The remarkable violoncello da spalla—literally a cello “played on the shoulder”—has been almost completely forgotten. J.S. Bach loved the instrument and wrote expressly for it—it may, in fact, be the instrument for which he wrote one or more of his cello suites. This Boston debut by Sergey Malov, the world’s greatest performer on this extraordinary instrument, will change the way you hear this iconic music. Not to be missed! Tickets […]

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