MUSA @ de Young Museum, "Girl with a Pearl Earring" opening event
SATURDAY, JANUARY 26, NOON–5 P.M.
de Young Museum
Golden Gate Park SF
Girl with a Pearl Earring: Dutch Paintings from the Mauritshuis and Rembrandt’s Century
On view January 26–June 2
Celebrate the opening day with an afternoon of music presented by Classical Revolution with Revolution Quartet and MUSA, lively talks, an artist studio re-creation, scenes of the era enacted by the Society for Creative Anachronism, art making, tours, and more.
PIAZZONI MURALS ROOM
Baroque music by MUSA
Emily Botel and Natalie Carducci, violins
Addi Liu, viola
Gretchen Claassen, cello
Derek Tam, harpsichord
Music from Rembrandt’s Century by:
Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, Johann Baptist Schenk, John Bull, John Jenkins, and Henry Lawes.
Live chamber music performed by Revolution Quartet featuring L.L. Aspect (Slump Co./Jazz Mafia)
Jory Fankuchen, violin
Charith Premawardhana, viola
Samsun van Loon, cello
Music by Schubert, Mozart, Beethoven, and classic chamber remixes
All public programs are free and open to the public. No tickets are necessary for lectures or music.
To purchase advanced tickets to the special exhibitions, please go tohttp://girl.famsf.org/
Image: Johannes Vermeer, Girl with a Pearl Earring, ca. 1665. Oil on canvas, 17 1/2 x 15 3/8 in. (44.5 x 39 cm). The Hague, Royal Picture Gallery Mauritshuis, Bequest of Arnoldus des Tombe, 1903 (inv. no. 670)
- Venue: de Young Museum
- Date: Sat January 26, 2013 12:00pm
- City: San Francisco
- Email: [email protected]
- Price Range: FREE