Music and Museum | Celebrating Twentieth Century Women

Music and Museum | Celebrating Twentieth Century Women



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Music and Museum makes its joyful return to live performances on Sunday, September 26, to mark the closing date of Twentieth Century Women. Led by Tanja Bechtler, the Bechtler Ensemble will perform an exciting program of compositions by women composers, including Germaine Tailleferre, Gabriela Lena Frank, and Amy Beach. 


1. Hildegard von Bingen (German, 1098 – 1175) | Song to the Mother (O Virdissima Virga) and Spiritus Sanctus Vivificans
2. Germaine Tailleferre (French, 1892 – 1983) | String Quartet No. 1
3. Gabriela Lena Frank (American, 1972 – present) | Leyendas: An Andean Walkabout
4. Amy Beach (American, 1867 – 1944) | Theme and Variations for string quartet and flute, Op. 80

Tickets + Registration 

This year, for the health and safety of all concert attendees, the Bechtler will follow current county and state health guidelines and mandates, including the current requirments to wear a mask indoors, and reduce the number of general seating options. Therefore, advance ticket registration is required for all shows to guarantee seating.

Ticket price: $14 public; $10 museum members; $ 5 students (with proof of ID)  

Bechtler Ensemble Series is generously sponsored by George and Peg Povinelli.


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