Music & Masterpieces: Pattern and Purpose


Thu, Dec 13, 2018 6:30 PM
Joslyn Art Museum
2200 Dodge St
Omaha, NE 68102


Opera Omaha’s Holland Community Opera Fellows will weave a tapestry of sound in the gallery amongst the quilts on display. Music inspired by themes of embroidery and quilting, featuring songs and arias by Schubert, Gounod and many more.


Free with Pattern and Purpose: American Quilts from the Shelburne Museum exhibition admission (special Thursday evening pricing: $5 tickets for general public adults).

Registration is not required. Please note, this concert is more informal in nature and admission will be available on a first come first serve basis.

Ellen Fullard Wright, Applique and Pieced Star of Bethlehem and Ships Wheel Quilt with Baskets and Birds, late 19th century, pieced, appliquéd, and quilted cotton, 95 x 73 in., Collection of Shelburne Museum, Museum purchase, 1991.