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Gods and Monsters: A Groupmuse Night Out with Chameleon Arts Ensemble
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Gods and Monsters: A Groupmuse Night Out with Chameleon Arts Ensemble

First Church in Boston

Sat, October 29, 2022 8:00 PM, EDT
(Ticket sales closed Oct 28, 8:00 PM EDT)

Pay what you can
25 of 30 tickets still available
Vaccine policy
COVID vaccination required (honor system)
Testing policy
COVID testing not required
This is an indoor event
Mask policy
Masks are required for the entire groupmuse
If you feel sick, stay home
Drinking policy
Don't bring your own drinks
Wheelchair access
Wheelchair Accessible

This is a Groupmuse Night Out

Explore the wider world of music outside Groupmuse with exclusive discounts to local concerts.

Join the critically-acclaimed Chameleon Arts Ensemble for “God and Monsters” on Saturday, October 29 at 8 PM at First Church in Boston.

The title comes from the classic 1935 film, Bride of Frankenstein, but like the movie, the theme is not really about Gods… or Monsters at all… Rather, it’s about invention and imagination, and the way that good old-fashioned storytelling illuminates the human experience. The program is bookended by classical music’s most poetic and imaginative storyteller, Robert Schumann. In between, Andrew List imagines wild, nighttime celebrations by the statuary at Notre Dame, Cynthia Lee Wong offers a haunting soundscape inspired by Edgar Allan Poe’s Ligeia, and Andre Caplet borrows Poe’s The Masque of the Red Death for a fiercely lavish tone poem for harp and string quartet.

Tickets to this event are only $15 (and $10 for Supermusers)! Start your spooky weekend off right.

More information about this program can be found on the Chameleon Art Ensemble's website.

What's the music?

Robert Schumann: Drei Fantasiestücke for clarinet & piano, Op. 73

Andrew List: The Gargoyles of Notre Dame for flute, clarinet, string trio, piano & percussion

André Caplet: Conte fantastique d’après “Le Masque de la Mort Rouge” for harp & string quartet

Cynthia Lee Wong: Piano Quartet (After Poe)

Robert Schumann: Piano Trio No. 3 in g minor, Op. 110


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