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Celebrating Three Centuries of People and Pianos

 

July Events

[Docent Tours]   [Performance Tours]   [Special Events and Concerts]  

 

Docent Tours

Museum docents will lead tours on Tuesdays at noon. All tours are free and open to the public. Please note: no docent tours on July 4.


 

 

 

Performance Tours at the International Gallery

Thursdays and Saturdays, noon, within the exhibition. Tours begin at exhibition entrance.
Professional pianists specializing in various musical genres -- classical, jazz, traditional, gospel, and popular -- lead visitors through the exhibitions, talking about and performing on some of the historic pianos.

Saturday, July 1, noon Burnett Thompson, classical and jazz
Thursday, July 6, noon Barbara Wing, classical and popular
Saturday, July 8, noon Edwin Good, classical
Thursday, July 13, noon Marcia Daft, classical
Saturday, July 15, noon Marc Glickman, traditional
Thursday, July 20, noonJayson Dobney, classical
Saturday, July 22, noon Deena Gift, classical and popular
Thursday, July 27, noon Edwin Good, classical
Saturday, July 29, noonJosé Cáceres, classical


 

Special Events and Concerts

Art Night on the Mall
Thursday evenings, 6:30 p.m.
Through August 31
Exhibition performance space
Students and faculty from Washington's Levine School of Music present free, 45-minute programs as a part of this annual evening arts event.
July 6 Romantic Miniatures (faculty)
July 13 Piano Composers 300: The Next Generation (students)
July 20 Little Stars (Suzuki students)
July 27 Music of the Far East (faculty and students)
Gallery Talk
Piano Tones: What Makes them Differ
Friday, July 21, noon
Begins at the exhibition entrance
Edwin Good, exhibition co-curator, discusses and demonstrates what makes pianos sound different from each other, using several historic pianos in the exhibition.


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