Activities

Events

European Heritage Days

Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 September, 2019 | from 10am to 6pm

Free admission to the galleries from 10am to 6pm
(last admission at 5:30pm)

Please be aware that all the activities are only proposed in French.

Guided tour of the garden on Saturday, at 10:30am
Discover the museum garden with our head-gardener. He will take you on a stroll through the square flowerbeds designed by American landscapist Mark Rudkin. You might learn a few tips on composing your own garden!
Duration: 45 minutes
Free

Reservation is recommanded by calling +33 (0)2 32 51 93 99 (from Monday to Friday only)

Guided tour on Saturday and Sunday, at 2:30pm
Explore the exhibition Ker-Xavier Roussel. Private Garden, Dreamed Garden with our guide and discover the big ideas and small secrets of the works on display.
Duration: 1 hour
Free
Reservation is recommanded by calling +33 (0)2 32 51 93 99 (from Monday to Friday only)

Guided tour and workshop for children on Saturday, at 2:30 pm
Mythological Theatre
Tell a mythological story in a paper theater.
Like Roussel, place imaginary characters in a beautiful natural setting. A system of tabs will allow you to animate them and invent a story.
Duration: 2 hours
Free
Reservation is recommanded by calling +33 (0)2 32 51 93 99 (from Monday to Friday only)

Lecture on Saturday, at 3:30 pm
Ker-Xavier Roussel. Private Garden, Dreamed Garden
By Mathias Chivot, curator of the exhibition
Discover the painter Ker-Xavier Roussel, ranging from his Nabis experiments of the 1890s to his huge, powerful mythological narrative works, which he worked on at the turn of the 20th century.
Duration: about 1 hour
Free
No reservation required

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Festival Musique de Chambre à Giverny

From August 22 to September 1, 2019

"L'Europe dans tous ses États"

Les yeux de Clara
Thursday 22 August, at 8:00pm

Robert Schumann - Quatuor avec piano op 47
Johannes Brahms - Quintette pour piano et cordes op 34

Vent d'Europe centrale
Friday 23 August, at 3:30pm

Josef Suk - Sérénade pour cordes op 6
Peter Eötvös – Thunder
Bela Bartok - Sonate pour deux pianos et percussions

L'élégance française
Friday 23 August, at 8:00pm

Henri Duparc - Cinq mélodies
Maurice Ravel - Sonate pour violon et violoncelle en ut majeur
Gabriel Fauré - Quintette pour piano et cordes n°1 op 89

La bande à Franck
Sunday 25 August, at 3:30pm

César Franck - Quintette pour piano et cordes en fa mineur
Jean Cras - L'offrande lyrique pour chant et piano
Ernest Chausson - Concerto pour violon, piano et quatuor à cordes

Un Hongrois à Paris
Saturday 31 August, at 3:30pm

Jules Massenet - Elégie pour chant, violoncelle et piano
Francis Poulenc – La dame de Monte Carlo
Arthur Honegger – Petit cours de morale
Peter Eötvös – Now, Miss !, pour violon et violoncelle
Gabriel Fauré - Quatuor n°1 en ut mineur pour piano et cordes op 15

Cosmopolitisme
Sunday 1 September, at 11:30am

Peter Eötvös - Désaccord 2 pour 2 alto
Witold Lutoslawski - Musique Funèbre pour cordes (arrangement)
Edward Elgar - Quintette pour piano et cordes

Vienne
Sunday 1 September, at 3:30pm

Gustav Mahler - Kindertotenlieder pour voix et piano
Alexander von Zemlinsky - Quatuor à cordes n°2 op 15
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Quintette à cordes n°4 K516

 

Full fee: €22
Reduced fee: €14 (students, jobseekers, museum PASS members)
Free for children under 12

More information: www.musiqueagiverny.fr
Reservation: contact@musiqueagiverny.fr

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