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"Réalités Invisibles" — Music from the Life of Marcel Proust
The Helicon Ensemble
James Roe, Artistic Director
Marcel Proust—a writer consumed by the exploration of memory—was a famous lover of music, the invisible art that only exists in the passage of time. To coincide with the exhibitions David, Delacroix, and Revolutionary France: Drawings from the Louvre and Ingres at the Morgan, the Morgan presents the Helicon Ensemble in an evening of French music important in Proust's life and work, with readings from Remembrance of Things Past by noted poet and translator Richard Howard.
Nicholas Phan, tenor
Jennifer Frautschi, violin
Mark Steinberg, violin
Hsin-Yun Huang, viola
Edward Arron, cello
Pedja Muzijevic, piano
Richard Howard, reader and Proust translator
Reynaldo Hahn, Songs and Waltzes
Camille Saint-Saëns, Violin Sonata No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 75
César Franck, Piano Quintet in F Minor, Op. 7
Tuesday, October 04, 2011, 7:30 p.m.*
Tickets: $35 for Non-Members; $25 for Members
* The exhibition David, Delacroix, and Revolutionary France: Drawings from the Louvre and Ingres at the Morgan will be open at 6:30 p.m. for concert attendees.
Please call (212) 685-0008 ext. 560 or e-mail for information.