Music of Nicholas Maw, David Froom, Stephen Jaffe, and Caroline Shaw, at the Smithsonian, Nov. 7


Nov 7 2015 - 5:00pm
The Smithsonian American Art Museum’s artists in residence perform “the music of our times” inspired by the museum’s exhibitions and collections.
Christopher Kendall, leading musicians from the National Symphony Orchestra and other accomplished artists, is excited to present a special fortieth-anniversary season.

The Consort kicks off its season with a tribute to the exhibition Irving Penn: Beyond Beauty, presenting works that push the boundaries of art. This performance highlights composers Nicholas Maw, David Froom, Stephen Jaffe, and Caroline Shaw.


WhenSaturday, November 7, 2015, 5pm
Time Detail4 p.m. pre-concert discussion, 5 p.m. concert
CategoriesAfter Five, Performances
LocationAmerican Art Museum
Event LocationMcEvoy Auditorium
Related ExhibitionIrving Penn: Beyond Beauty


“Beyond Beauty”
David Froom
Fantasy Dances
Caroline Shaw
in manus tuas
Nicholas Maw
Roman Canticle
Nicholas Maw
The Old King's Lament
Stephen Jaffe
Homage to the Breath