Coming Up: Through the Sublime Porte – Ottoman inspiration in Baroque music

Saturday May 26, 8pm

Cowen Gallery, State Library of Victoria, 328 Swanston St, Melbourne

An exploration of the figure of the Turk in Baroque music, including works by Marin Marais, Francois Couperin, Jean-Baptiste Lully and Jean-Philippe Rameau as well as dances from Ottoman Europe. A part of the “Love and Devotion: from Persia and beyond” exhibition of Persian manuscripts at the State Library of Victoria. With guest artist Matt Stonehouse (percussion).

Free Entry