Music and Museum Concert
JANUARY 28 AND 30
Modern chamber music meets modern art in the Bechtler's Music and Museum series. Experience a fusion of sight and sound while gaining a new perspective on selected works. January's concert theme, ¡Viva España!, celebrates Spanish and Argentinean music and features artwork by Joan Miro. The Bechtler Ensemble (Paul Nitsch on piano, David Russell on violin, Robert Teixeira on guitar and Tanja Bechtler on cello) will perform Circulo by Joaquin Turina, Oblivion by Astor Piazzolla and Granada by Isaac Albeniz as well as works by Manuel de Falla and Pablo Casals.
A cash bar reception begins at 5 p.m.; the performance begins at 5:30.
Tickets are $15 for museum members, $20 for non-members (seating is limited). Purchase tickets online, by phone 704.353.9200 or at the visitor services desk.
Buy tickets to the next three Music and Museum concerts and receive a 20% discount. (Members pay $36 and non-members $48 for three concerts.)
On February 13, the Bechtler presents a special Valentine’s Day concert, Chamber of Love: Sizzling Duets featuring music composed by Rachmaninoff, Dvorak and Richard Strauss paired with artwork by Jean Tinguely and Niki de Saint Phalle. February 25 and 27 is An Evening of German Song with music by Brahms paired with artwork by Julius Bissier.
Music and Museum concertgoers receive discounted parking at the Levine Center for the Arts garage, 550 South Tryon Street. The visitor entrance is located on West Stonewall Street. Bring parking tickets to the museum for validation.
The Bechtler's Music and Museum series is presented in partnership with WDAV 89.9 Classical Public Radio.