“Facing the Modern”: curating a series at the National Gallery

Self portrait by Arnold Schoenberg

Self portrait by Arnold Schoenberg

From November this year until January 2014, Sholto will be curating a series of concerts and lecture-recitals at the National Gallery in London, as part of the exhibition of 19th-century Viennese Portraiture; “Facing the Modern”.
Three concerts of chamber music and song in the magnificent Barry Rooms will complemented by two lecture-recitals in the Sainsbury Wing Theatre.

Friday 8th November, 6pm-7.15pm, Barry Rooms
Chamber music by Brahms, Mahler, Schoenberg, Zemlinsky & Johann Strauss

Friday 6th December, 6pm-7.15pm, Barry Rooms
Songs by Alma and Gustav Mahler, Wolf, Schubert, Schoenberg and Zemlinsky

Tuesday 17th December, 1pm-2.15pm, Barry Rooms
An all-Beethoven programme concludes the concert series

Monday 9th December, 1pm, Sainsbury Wing Theatre
Music and discussion

Saturday 11th January 2014, 1pm, Sainsbury Wing Theatre
Music & Discussion