John Singer Sargent and Decoda

John Singer Sargent and Decoda

Saturday, October 3, 7:00 p.m.

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Throughout his career, John Singer Sargent painted other artists, writers, actors, and musicians, many of whom were his close friends. Inspired by the Met's exhibition Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends (on view June 30 –October 4, 2015), the brilliant young performers of Decoda—an Affiliate Ensemble of Carnegie Hall—curate a fascinating program of musical portraits by Britten, Lang, Rorem, Ravel and others.

Bring the Kids for $1.

This performance is presented in conjunction with the exhibition Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends, on view June 30–October 4, 2015.

Tickets to this event include Museum admission.

Above: Decoda photo by Teresa Cajigas, MMA

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