Kemper Unplugged

December 1, 2023
12 pm

Take a break in your day to hear Washington University faculty and students from the Department of Music, Arts & Sciences, in intimate chamber music and acoustic solo performances surrounded by art in the permanent collection and special exhibition galleries. These 45-minute concerts are free and open to the public.

Arrive early or stay after to grab lunch at the Museum’s Coffee Bar. Enjoy ice cream sandwiches from Sugarwitch, savory deli sandwiches from Parker’s Table, and pastries from Colleen’s. Members get 10% off your purchase with every visit. Learn more and join here >> 

Repertoire Highlights

Piazzolla, Mozart, and Gershwin, plus Pop, Jazz, and Broadway Hits

Performed by

Christina Smiley, vocalist
Masanori Kikuchi, violin
Jessica Ray King, viola
Jiaxiao Fang, cello

El Malei Rachamim by Serban Nichifor
Divertimento Trio for Violin, Viola, Cello, K. 563: I. Allegro by W.A. Mozart
Trio No. 1: I. Allegro by Franz Schubert
Habanera from Carmen by Georges Bizet
Meditation by Jules Massenet
Libertango by Astor Piazzolla, arr. Martin Wray
I Could've Danced All Night by Alan Jay Lerner & Frederick Loewe
Summertime by George Gershwin and Du Bose Heyward
Vocalise, Op. 34, No. 14 by Sergei Rachmaninoff
La Vie en Rose by Édith Piaf, Luis Guglielmi, Mack David


This event is co-sponsored by the Department of Music in Arts & Sciences.