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Classical – Mozart and Malbec

Genevieve's Theater Lounge

Peace Interludes are FREE music appreciation gatherings that unpack the rich traditions and diverse styles of great composers. Each month will feature a unique composer and drink pairing, providing a multi-sensory sip, listen, and learn experience that highlights a musical period.

It was the time for revolutions—the Industrial, the American, and the French. While the world was restructuring, the Classical period emphasized stability, less complication, and balance. During this time, the string quartet and symphony became popular musical forms, opening an even larger compositional landscape for both the composer and the listener. Harpsichords were replaced by pianos, while melodies soared out of scores. Simplify your evening with a Peace Interlude.

Did you know?

Christened as Joannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart, he is commonly known by one name “Amadeus.” His earliest compositions date back to 1761, when he was only five years old. Mozart could write music before he could write words.

Malbec - Originally from grapes grown in France, malbec vines now thrive in Argentina. It is also known by other names, such as cot, auxerrois, and pressac.


Hosted by Peace Center Artist-in-Residence Igor Begelman.

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