ONLINE: Musicology, Inspired by Bowers Permanent Collection: 5-Part Lecture Series

PURCHASE TICKETS

*EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS BEGINNING AT MIDNIGHT!

Let music be your guide as you gain insight into different cultures and the rich history depicted in Bowers’ permanent collection, with exhibition spotlights including Ceramics of Western Mexico, First Californians, Spirits and Headhunters: Art of the Pacific, California Legacies: Missions and Ranchos (1768-1848), and Ancient Arts of China. Programs are presented by leading experts with virtual live Q&As at 1:30 PM on designated lecture dates.

WEDNESDAYS

March 24Indigenous Music and Instruments of Ancient Mexico

Presented by Jim Berenholtz, Ethnomusicologist

March 31Indigenous Music and Instruments of Native North America

Presented by Jim Berenholtz, Ethnomusicologist

April 7Indigenous Music and Instruments of the South Pacific

Presented by Jim Berenholtz, Ethnomusicologist

April 14(Re)Imagining California Mission Music and Californio/Mexican Musical Life in the Rancho Period and Beyond

Presented by Dr. John Koegel, Professor of Musicology at California State University, Fullerton

April 21Music of the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)

Presented by Dr. Guangming Li, Professor of Ethnomusicology, UCLA

Ticketed Event:

5-Part Series package: Member $25 | General $50

Individual lectures: Member $5 | General $10

Ticketholders will receive their program link + Zoom meeting details at 11 am the day prior to the event. Official 24-hour access begins at midnight. Live Q&As at 1:30 PM

PHOTOGRAPHY, FILMING, AND RECORDING OF ANY KIND IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED. VIEWING OF THIS PROGRAM IS SET FOR THE STATED PERFORMANCE, ONLY, AND MAY NOT BE RECORDED OR REDISTRIBUTED IN ANY WAY.

TICKETS: Online. Questions? E-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 714.567.3677. Proceeds benefit Bowers Museum Education Programs. Tickets are non-refundable.

Event details

March 24, 2021 12:00 am - 11:59 pm