Top Menu

Music

Upcoming Music Events

Feb
14
Sun
Jazz Brunch: Mama Train: The Bluesy Side of Love
Feb 14 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Join us for a spectacular Valentine’s Day brunch with Mama Train: The Bluesy Side of Love, a jazz/blues duo featuring smooth piano sounds and smokey female vocals. Afterwards, 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 11 am and one at 12:30 pm.

The brunch buffet features the Chef’s egg dish of the day, homefries, thick cut bacon, sausage, and ham, NY bagels and lox, stuffed French toast, Belgian waffles with fixins’, assorted breakfast pastries, seasonal fruit, freshly brewed coffee, and tea.

Tickets are available online only, click here to purchase.

 

 

Mar
11
Fri
Gallery Music: Artemisia Gentileschi’s “Self-Portrait as a Lute Player”
Mar 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Gallery Music
Artemisia Gentileschi’s Self-Portrait as a Lute Player

2014.1.1_artemisia_gentileschi_WEB

Listen to the music of Artemisia Gentileschi’s time, especially works featuring the lute and female composers of the 17th century, beside her Self-Portrait as a Lute Player in our newly renovated European art galleries. Performed by lute, theorbo, bass viol, recorder, flute, and voice by faculty from the Hartt School at the University of Hartford, the program will include works by Barbara Strozzi, Freancesca Caccini, and other composers connected to early Baroque Florence. The quartet, consisting of Dr. Karen Cook, Dr. Demaris Hansen, Eric Hansen, and Neal Humphreys, will provide historical insight about the instruments and composers during the program. Free with museum admission; meet by the Museum Shop.

Artemisia Gentileschi, Self-Portrait as a Lute Player, c. 1615-18, Oil on canvas,  Charles H. Schwartz Endowment Fund2014.4.1

 

Mar
27
Sun
Jazz Brunch: Easter with the Orice Jenkins Trio
Mar 27 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Orice Jenkins Trio graces the Museum Café for a special Easter brunch! Afterwards, 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 11 am and one at 12:30 pm.

The brunch buffet features the Chef’s egg dish of the day, homefries, thick cut bacon, sausage, and ham, NY bagels and lox, stuffed French toast, Belgian waffles with fixins’, assorted breakfast pastries, seasonal fruit, freshly brewed coffee, and tea.

Tickets are available online only, click here to purchase.