Seasons: A Song Cycle for Guitar Quartet
TUESDAY / DECEMBER 1, 7:00–7:30 P.M.
The Seasons Guitar Quartet:
Anthony Wilson featuring Steve Cardenas, Chico Pinheiro, and Julian Lage
Join four of today’s finest jazz guitarists for the digital premiere of Seasons: A Song Cycle for Guitar Quartet, created by guitarist, composer, and arranger Anthony Wilson specifically for master luthier John Monteleone’s “The Four Seasons” guitars. Conceived as a complete musical ensemble and decorated with precious stones, gold, and silver, each guitar visually and sonically reflects the mood of one of the four seasons.
Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Making The Met, 1870–2020.
This presentation is supported by The Howard & Sarah D. Solomon Foundation.
It features Anthony Wilson, a 1986 alumnus of the National YoungArts Foundation.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is on the island known as Mannahatta, now called Manhattan in Lenapehoking, the homeland of the Lenape people.