April 19, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Birmingham Music Club presents a chamber concert of music that complements the exhibition, Small Treasures: Rembrandt, Vermeer, Hals, and Their Contemporaries. Listen to the music that would have been played during the time of the Dutch Masters.
Before the concert, visit Small Treasures before it closes! Tickets to the exhibition are free for BMA members and $12 for non-members.
May 15, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Birmingham Museum of Art and the Indian Cultural Society (ICS) present a concert of Divine Music with artists Pt. Bhimanna Yadav (Sundari), Pt. Subhen Chatterjee (Tabla), and Pt. Indradeep Ghosh (Violin). They have enthralled audiences wherever they have performed in India and abroad. Join us for this rare and culturally unique experience.
June 28, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
2pm: Gallery talk with artist Frank Fleming
3pm: Red Mountain Chamber Players Summer Solstice Concert
Pairing with the Museum’s installation of Frank Fleming’s imaginative works in Between Fantasy and Reality: Frank Fleming, the Red Mountain Chamber Players will present a concert of music that reflects the mythological and whimsical nature of the exhibition. See the exhibition before the concert on a tour with the artist, then enjoy the concert, conducted by Yurii Henriques.
October 13, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Hailed as a rising star, 26-year-old pianist Sean Chen is most widely recognized for his “formidable set of fingers” and “million-volt smile”(Dallas Morning News). Originally from Oak Park, California, Chen then studied at Julliard College and then went on to receive his Artist Diploma at the Yale School of Music. In 2013, Chen won the American Pianists Association’s DeHaan Classical Fellowship, one of the most lucrative and significant prizes available to an American pianist; he also won Third Prize at the 14th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, becoming the first American to reach the finals since 1997. He received Second Prize at the 2011 Seoul International Music Competition, Third Prize at the 2013 Morocco Philharmony International Piano Competition, Best Performance of an American Work at the 2009 Cleveland International Piano Competition, and he was a semifinalist at the 2012 Leeds International Piano Competition.
Join us before the concert at 6pm for a tour of the European Art Galleries with Curator of European Art, Robert Schindler, Ph.D. The auditorium doors will open at 7pm for the concert.
The Rushton Concert is generously sponosored by Mr. and Mrs. William J. Rushton, III.
April 22, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Birmingham Museum of Art and the Indian Cultural Society present a concert of Divine Music with artists Vidushi Mita Nag (Sitar), Pt. Subhen Chatterjee (Tabla), and Pt. Joydeep Ghosh (Sarod). They have enthralled audiences wherever they have performed in India and abroad. Join us for this rare and culturally unique experience.
October 26, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Please be sure to join us before the concert for a curator led tour at 6:00 pm. Vadym Kholodenko has emerged as one of the most musically dynamic and technically gifted performers of his generation, heralded for interpretations that are “impeccable, tasteful and vibrant, and also something more: imaginative” (Cleveland Plain Dealer). Winner of the coveted gold medal and all special prizes at the Fourteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in 2013, he is forging an international career throughout Europe,…
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November 1, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Virtual
Hear a feast for the ears in this performance by acclaimed vocalist Ramneek Singh, commissioned by the Indian Cultural Society at the Birmingham Museum of Art. Experience the peaks and valleys of Indian classical and semi-classical music through a specially curated selection of songs that showcase different musical genres such as Khayal, Tarana, Shabad, Bhajan, Thumri and Sufiana.