3. Mumu - Music at the Museum: Concert and Tour in Italian
SEPTEMBER 27: focus on Leonardo da Vinci and his school Music program Rilke Quartet Giulia Gambaro violin Martina Verna violin Giulietta Bianca Bondio purple Federica Colombo cello 17.00, 18.30 and 20.00 Mozart - Quartet No. 21 in D major K 575 (approx. 25') 17.45 and 19.15 Shostakovich - Quartet No. 8 in C minor op. 110 (22' approx.) Guided tour in Italian Evening dedicated to the artworks by da Vinci and his school kept in the Ambrosiana. Admire Raphael's cartoon for the Athens school and the masterpieces from the collection of Cardinal Federico Borromeo, such as Titian's Adoration of the Magi, Caravaggio's Basket of Fruit and paintings by Flemish artists. Then, continue to the Aula Leonardi for a insight into the Portrait of a Musician by Leonardo da Vinci and the paintings of the Leonardo school, ending finally in the Sala Federiciana, the old reading room of the Library, where you'll admire sixteen drawings from the Codex Atlanticus. OCTOBER 4th: focus on the Raphael Cartoon Music program Quartet in the Italian manner Giacomo Coletti violin Stefano Raccagni violin Alessia Menin viola Anna Camporini cello 17.00, 18.30 and 20.00 Beethoven - Quartet No. 4 in C minor op. 18 no. 4 (26' approx.) 17.45 and 19.15 Ricci - Quartet in G major op. 8 no. 5 (12' approx.) Puccini - Chrysanthemums, elegy for string quartet (7' approx.) Latilla - Quartet no. 5 in F major (11' approx.) Guided tour in Italian Linger in the Cardboard Room for the School of Athens where an expert will introduce you to the complex iconography underlying this pivotal work of the Italian Renaissance. Then, continue on the first floor of the Art Gallery, admiring the masterpieces of Cardinal Borromeo's collection, such as Titian's Adoration of the Magi, Caravaggio's Basket of Fruit and the collection of Flemish paintings by Jan Brueghel the Elder and Paul Bril. You will end your visit in the amazing Aula Leonardi and Sala Federiciana, with the Portrait of a Musician and the Codex Atlanticus by Leonardo da Vinci. OCTOBER 11TH: focus on flemish masters masterpieces Music program Thumós Quartet Silvia Borghese violin Francesca Boscarato violin Sebastiano Favento viola Alessandro Mauriello cello 17.00, 18.30 and 20.00 Haydn - Quartet in C major op. 20 no. 2 Hob.III.32 (21' ca.) 17.45 and 19.15 Brahms - Quartet No. 2 in A minor, op. 51 no. 2 (35' approx.) Guided tour in Italian Admire Raphael's Cartoon and then discover Cardinal Federico Borromeo's collection of Flemish paintings: the famous Vase of Flowers with jewel, coins and shells, the Mouse with roses, Brueghel's Allegories of the elements, as well as magnificent paintings by Bril, where the absolute protagonist is nature. Afterwards, follow your guide and see other masterpieces from Cardinal Borromeo's collection, such as Caravaggio's Basket of Fruit and Titian's Adoration of the Magi, to then end with Leonardo da Vinci's Portrait of a Musician and the drawings of the Codex Atlanticus.