Music at the Wende: DELIRIUM MUSICUM Presents "Humor through Turmoil"

Music at the Wende: DELIRIUM MUSICUM Presents "Humor through Turmoil" 
Friday, December 7


7 p.m.: Museum tour and reception
8 p.m.: Concert


A refreshing reminder that facing reality with humor and innocence has helped mankind to overcome some of the darkest periods of human history.

  • Heinrich BIBER:Battalia a 9
  • Alfred SCHNITTKE:Moz-Art à la Haydn
  • Wojciech KILAR:Orawa
  • Astor PIAZZOLLA:Tango Fugata
  • Dmitri SHOSTAKOVICH: 5 Pieces
  • Dmitri SHOSTAKOVICH: Octet Op. 11


Delirium Musicum is an emerging conductorless chamber ensemble that brings together some of the most creative and refined musicians in Los Angeles. Led by violinist Etienne Gara, Delirium Musicum defines itself artistically by taking a new stand on the daring and varied repertoire it tackles. Created with a distinctive voice, the ensemble of 15 musicians showcases its signature style, creativity and the gift the musicians have for communing deeply with the audience.


About Music at the Wende
Music at the Wende is a new music series in which esteemed Southern California musical organizations present free concerts at the Wende Museum, with musical programs inspired by the Wende collection. For the full schedule, click here.

The concert series is generously supported by the Music at the Wende Donor Group.