January 2020

Jan 30

7:00pm - 8:00pm

Music in the Museum: Richard Valitutto

Richard Valitutto will perform Sarah Hennies’s hour-long piano solo SOVT.

February 2020

Feb 13

10:00am - 7:30pm

Music in the Museum: Cornell Experimental Music Ensemble

The Cornell Experimental Music Ensemble will perform Antoine Beuger’s nine-hour first music for marcia hafif on sandpaper. Visitors are invited to observe the performance for as long as they wish.

March 2020

Mar 5


Staging the 19th Century

Celebrate the art and culture explored in the exhibition Staging Art in the 19th Century with talks and performances.


Wing lecture room

Mar 12

5:30pm - 6:30pm

Book Club: Circe

Reexamine Circe, Odysseus, and Ithaca in Circe by Madeline Miller and discuss art on view in our galleries.


Meet in Appel Lobby

April 2020

Apr 16

4:30pm - 6:00pm

Lecture: Musicology Colloquium with Roger and Katy Payne

Roger Payne, PhD ’61, and Katy Payne ’59 will discuss the “Ever-Evolving Songs of Humpback Whales” as part of Cornell’s Musicology Colloquium series.


Wing lecture room