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Music from the Court of Catherine the Great

wed 29 jun 2016

In connection with the Catharine the Great exhibition in the Hermitage a/d Amstel, music by composers who worked at her court: Yevstignei Fomin, Maxim Berezovski, Vincenzo Manfredini, Baldassare Galuppi and Tommaso Traetta.

Thursday 29th June at 20.00 in The Museums.

In the collection you can see stunning personal treasures such as gowns, jewellery, cameos, snuffboxes, the best works from her enormous art collection, paintings, sculptures, and portraits of her friends and lovers. Above all there is a copy of the Crown of the Tsars with 11.000 diamonds.

The exhibition runs until 15th January 2017.

 

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