Music in the Galleries with Duo Alterity

September 17, 2023 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Music in the Galleries with Duo Alterity

Drop in for an informal performance by Hartford area Duo Alterity with flutist Allison Hughes and guitarist Joseph Van Doran. As you listen, view artworks from the museum’s European decorative arts collection including an eighteenth-century porcelain figure of an opera singer designed by Johann Joachim Kändler for the Meissen porcelain manufactory. Free with admission.

Presented with support from The Saunders Foundation Music Endowment at the Wadsworth Atheneum.

Image: Meissen Porcelain Factory, designed by Johann Joachim Kändler, Theatrical figure ‘Römerin‘ (Madame de Pompadour or Galathea), c. 1759–60. Hard-paste porcelain. Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917.1327