Events at the Library of Congress
Wednesday, March 16, 8-9 p.m. ET
After a string of significant pre-pandemic accolades that included a Borletti-Buitoni Trust Fellowship and the title of 2019 Royal Philharmonic Society Young Artist of the Year, the Castalian String Quartet returns to the stage to show audiences why this is such a special group.
Mark Padmore, Tenor & Mitsuko Uchida, Piano
Friday, March 18, 8-9 p.m. ET
Mark Padmore and Mitsuko Uchida forge a partnership of formidable artistry and rare insight in this performance of Franz Schubert’s Winterreise. One of a number of masterworks written near the end of the composer’s life, including his string quintet D. 956 and the three late piano sonatas, the 24-song cycle traces the harrowing winter journey of a wanderer confronting an existential abyss of loneliness and longing for a lost love.
Webinars from the Library of Congress
- Finding Pictures: Women Architects and DesignersWednesday, March 16, 3-4 p.m. ETThis orientation session will introduce the visual collections created by and related to women architects and designers, including Ray Eames, Chloethiel Woodard Smith, Maya Lin, and other women creators in a variety of design disciplines. Register for this event.
Exhibitions at the Library of Congress
Several exhibitions are open for visitors to visit at the Library of Congress.
IMPORTANT NOTE: In order to enter the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building and experience the exhibition, each visitor must apply for and receive one of a limited number of free timed entry passes. For information on reserving tickets, visit loc.gov/visit, where visitors can review “Know Before You Go” guidelines and reserve their free passes.
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