Savory Sounds: Strauss & BeethovenMay 3

NOTE: GALLERY TALK BEGINS AT 1:00PM AND IS FREE TO TICKET HOLDERS

Part of the 2019-2020 Hartford Symphony Orchestra Sunday Serenades Series. Savory Sounds: Strauss & Beethoven is an exploration of dining conventions ranging from the grand formality of a lavish banquet to an intimate meal. Nourish the soul with an afternoon of delectable music that excites the senses, including Beethoven's lively Piano Trio No. 4 in B-flat, Op. 11, "Gassenhauer," an updated take on R. Strauss' Till Eulenspiegel Dfferently, for Once!, Martinu's seductive La Revue de Cuisine, and Rimsky-Korsakov's energetic Capriccio Espangol.

>Gallery Talk: Savor: Food Culture in the Age of Enlightenment

Single tickets and subscriptions available. The Sunday Serenades series is made possible, in part, by The Saunders Foundation Music Endowment at the Wadsworth Atheneum.

Image: François Boucher. The Egg Seller. 1734. Oil on canvas. The Ella Gallup Sumner and Mary Catlin Sumner Collection Fund 1977.1

 

85 minutes, 15 minute intermission

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