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Thursday, April 11th, 2019, at noon

Music of Surrealism

Music in the Museum Colby Concert Series 

Colby College Museum of Art

5600 Mayflower Hill, Waterville, Maine 

The red orchestra - Salvador Dali

Joëlle Morris and pianist Bridget Convey will explore in music the revolutionary movement of 1920’s surrealism; aimed to highlight elements of surprise, the absurd, unexpected juxtapositions and non sequitur, through the leaders of the Surrealism movement such as artists Salvador Dali, René Magritte, writers Jean Cocteau, André Breton and others.  Featured will be compositions by Kurt Weill, Erik Satie, Francis Poulenc, Darius Milhaud, Arthur Honnegger and Olivier Messiaen. Concert presented both in French and in English.
Free to the public