Curious about our series Sight & Sound at The Metropolitan Museum of Art? Now you can watch a full concert online!
At Shostakovich, Michelangelo & The Artistic Conscience, conductor and music historian Leon Botstein explored the parallels between Shostakovich’s Suite on Verses of Michelangelo and the artwork of Michelangelo. On-screen artworks were discussed alongside musical excerpts, followed by a full performance with baritone Tyler Duncan, and an audience Q&A.
Check out the event in the video below, as it was streamed live on Facebook.