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Feb
26
Sun
SOLD OUT: Sunday Serenades: Snow, Moon, and Flowers
Feb 26 @ 2:00 pm

PLEASE NOTE: Tickets for this program are sold out.

The Sunday Serenades Chamber Music Series
Snow, Moon, and Flowers

Schubert, Takemitsu, and Debussy provide musical reflections of Kitagawa Utamaro’s Snow, Moon, and Flowers series, the centerpiece of the special exhibition Utamaro and the Lure of Japan.

Tickets $30/$25 members and HSO subscribers; to purchase call (860) 987-5900.

The Sunday Serenades Chamber Music Series is presented in collaboration with the Hartford Symphony Orchestra and features Concertmaster Leonid Sigal. The series is made possible, in part, by the Helen M. Saunders Charitable Foundation Music Endowment at the Wadsworth Atheneum.

 

Mar
8
Wed
We Banjo 3
Mar 8 @ 7:30 pm

Cash bar begins at 6:30pm | Concert at 7:30pm

The award-winning We Banjo 3 lands in Hartford for one night only during their United States tour! From Galway, Ireland, the band—composed of two sets of brothers—plays a blend of traditional Irish music, old time, and bluegrass music that they call Celt Grass.

Plus, enter to win a door prize of two round-trip Aer Lingus tickets from to Dublin from Bradley! Must be present to win.

Tickets are $30; $25 for members, and are available online now.

 

We Banjo 3 at the Wadsworth Atheneum is supported by Aer Lingus and the Connecticut Airport Authority.

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Mar
12
Sun
Jazz Brunch: Green Jazz Band
Mar 12 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm
Jazz Brunch: Green Jazz Band

Enjoy a delicious brunch in the Museum Café, set to the music of the Green Jazz Band. After, explore the galleries on your own or take a tour with a docent. Tickets include museum admission, jazz, brunch, and one complimentary bloody mary or mimosa.

There are two seatings, one at 10:30 am and one at 12:30 pm.

 

 

 

Brunch Menu:
The brunch buffet features the Chef’s egg dish of the day, homefries, root vegetable hash, bacon, sausage, bagels and assorted cream cheeses, Belgian waffles with fixins’, and assorted breakfast pastries.

Please note that tickets do not include gratuity for brunch service.

 

Apr
16
Sun
Easter Jazz Brunch
Apr 16 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

Enjoy a delicious Easter brunch in the Museum Café, set to the music of Robin Lyn Treger and High End Jazz. After, explore the galleries on your own or take a tour with a docent. Tickets will be available online soon, and include museum admission, jazz, brunch, and one complimentary bloody mary or mimosa.

There are two seatings, one at 10:30 am and one at 12:30 pm.

Brunch Menu:
The brunch buffet features the Chef’s egg dish of the day, homefries, root vegetable hash, bacon, sausage, bagels and assorted cream cheeses, Belgian waffles with fixins’, and assorted breakfast pastries.

Please note that tickets do not include gratuity for brunch service.

 

Apr
23
Sun
Jazz Brunch: Moonshine Rhythm Club
Apr 23 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

Enjoy a delicious brunch in the Museum Café, set to the music of Nashville-based Moonshine Rhythm Club. After, explore the galleries on your own or take a tour with a docent. Tickets will be available online soon, and include museum admission, jazz, brunch, and one complimentary bloody mary or mimosa.

There are two seatings, one at 10:30 am and one at 12:30 pm.

Brunch Menu:
The brunch buffet features the Chef’s egg dish of the day, homefries, root vegetable hash, bacon, sausage, bagels and assorted cream cheeses, Belgian waffles with fixins’, and assorted breakfast pastries.

Please note that tickets do not include gratuity for brunch service.

 

Apr
28
Fri
Kal David•Lauri Bono & the Real Deal with the Real Deal Horns
Apr 28 @ 8:00 pm

An electrifying performance by Blues guitarist and singer Kal David and vocalist Lauri Bono.

Tickets will be available for purchase online soon.

 

May
7
Sun
Sunday Serenades: Amistad at 30
May 7 @ 2:00 pm

The Sunday Serenades Chamber Music Series
Amistad at 30: Songs and Spirituals

Celebrating the 30 for 30 exhibition, which marks the 30th anniversary of The Amistad Center for Art and Culture, this concert features Walker’s Lyric, Volans’ White Man Sleeps, Songs and Spirituals of Burleigh, and Dvořák’s Piano Quintet No.2, Op. 81.

Tickets $30/$25 members and HSO subscribers; to purchase call (860) 987-5900.

Join Frank Mitchell, Executive Director of The Amistad Center for Art and Culture, for a tour of 30 for 30 prior to the performance, at 1pm. Gallery talk is free with museum admission or concert ticket.

The Sunday Serenades Chamber Music Series is presented in collaboration with the Hartford Symphony Orchestra and features Concertmaster Leonid Sigal. The series is made possible, in part, by the Helen M. Saunders Charitable Foundation Music Endowment at the Wadsworth Atheneum

 

May
14
Sun
Mother’s Day Jazz Brunch
May 14 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

Enjoy a delicious Mother’s Day brunch in the Museum Café, set to the music of the Jonathan Chatfield Trio featuring Theresa Wright. After, explore the galleries on your own or take a tour with a docent. Tickets will be available online soon, and include museum admission, jazz, brunch, and one complimentary bloody mary or mimosa.

There are two seatings, one at 10:30 am and one at 12:30 pm.

Brunch Menu:
The brunch buffet features the Chef’s egg dish of the day, homefries, root vegetable hash, bacon, sausage, bagels and assorted cream cheeses, Belgian waffles with fixins’, and assorted breakfast pastries.

Please note that tickets do not include gratuity for brunch service.

 

Opera: Tosca
May 14 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Connecticut Lyric Opera presents Tosca, an opera by Puccini, in the Wadsworth Atheneum’s majestic Morgan Great Hall.

For more information and tickets, visit ctlyricopera.org.

 

May
19
Fri
Hartford Gay Men’s Chorus: Yearbook
May 19 @ 8:00 pm

The Hartford Gay Men’s Chorus celebrates five years at this spring performance.

All Showtimes:
Friday, May 19 at 8pm
Saturday, May 20 at 8pm
Sunday, May 21 at 3pm

Enter the museum via the Avery Door, located at 29 Atheneum Square North. For more information and tickets visit the Hartford Gay Men’s Chorus website.