Photo by Irene Shih

Photo by Irene Shih

vanitas: catch it while you can

Vanitas: Catch It While You Can is a concert experience exploring the differences between live and recorded performance through music and art of the baroque era and today.

First presented as part of the Royal College of Music's 2014 Great Exhibitionists series. 

 Photo by Spud Marshall

Photo by Spud Marshall

Elisabeth at the court of the sun king: A baroque workshop for young musicians

Get your time travel passport ready for interactive learning about life and music at the court of the Sun King! Explore the culturally rich time of Louis XIV through the eyes of one of his favorite musicians, child prodigy Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre. String and keyboard students come together for a weekend introduction to period instruments, popular baroque dances and present a final chamber music performance.

pajama concerts

Pajama Concerts share live chamber music and classic children’s literature in a relaxed and inclusive setting with children and their families. Blankets, pillows, and favorite stuffed animals are welcome, and a bedtime snack follows! 

Winner of the 2009 PA Library Association’s Best Practices in Early Learning Award.