Samantha St. Pierre 3 p.m., Sept. 12
The Hausmann Quartet: Haydn Voyages - Reconstruction & Transformation
The Maritime Museum of San Diego and The Hausmann Quartet embark on their fourth season of “Haydn Voyages: Music at the Maritime,” a unique mix of music and education for those looking for a new cultural and creative experience. The Hausmann Quartet’s intimate performances transport audiences on unique musical voyages, flowing from classical to contemporary works in an idyllic setting, aboard the 1898 steam ferryboat Berkeley in downtown San Diego. Enjoy performances on the city’s only floating concert hall and immerse yourself in sounds of a string quartet and the San Diego Bay.
Each unique performance explores the evolution of the string quartet through both the lens of classical composer Joseph Haydn and themes varying from differing world views, humor, to the human condition. Refreshments are available on Berkeley’s upper deck bar starting at 3:30pm. Performances include informative and entertaining commentary from musicologist Derek Katz.
Sunday, January 13 - Reconstruction and Transformation
An exploration of the transformative power of music through works with strikingly different points of origin and world views. Music by Jessie Montgomery, Pauline Oliveros and Dmitri Shostakovich (his intense and powerful Ninth Quartet) each mirror Haydn’s constant reinvention and endless creativity in unique ways.
Tickets may be purchased by phone or online at https://hq.ticketleap.com/haydn-voyages/
$50 VIP Reserved seating
$25 General Admission
$20 Maritime Museum members
$40 Package deal for museum + concert admission
Season subscription discounts available. Ticket purchase includes a 50% off general admission ticket on your next visit to Maritime Museum of San Diego.
- When: Sunday, January 13, 2019, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
- Cost: $10 - $50