Northwestern University

Feb
7
Wed 6:00 PM

Performance & Tour: Blake in Performance, Blake at the End of Times

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When: Wednesday, February 7, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM  

Where: Block Museum of Art, Mary and Leigh, 40 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston, IL 60208 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Cost: Free and Open to All

Contact: Block Museum of Art   847.491.4000

Group: Block Museum of Art

Category: Fine Arts

Description:

Experience William Blake’s art through music when students from the Bienen School of Music perform two song cycles inspired by Blake: Benjamin Britten’s 1965 Songs and Proverbs of William Blake and Ralph Vaughan Williams’s 1957 Ten Blake Songs. The performances will take place in the museum's gallery surrounded by Blake's original works. This program will also include an exhibition tour by Jacob Leveton and John Murphy, Art History professors and contributors to the "William Blake and the Age of Aquarius" exhibition catalog.


Presented in partnership with the Bienen School of Music

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