https://www.eventbrite.com/e/quick-steps-ballads-tickets-41053799018 Cape Ann Museum
27 Pleasant Street
Gloucester, MA 01930
$Free for members or with admission
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A special performance, coordinated by musicians Kathleen Adams and Kristina Martin, of the 19th century sheet music featured in the special exhibition Drawn from Nature & on Stone: The Lithographs of Fitz Henry Lane. Free for CAM members and Cape Ann residents or with Museum admission. Reservations not required.
For more information please call (978)283-0455 x10 during business hours or email [email protected].
(above left) The Old Arm Chair: A Ballad. Lithograph on paper (sheet music). Drawn by F. H. Lane. Lithograph by B. W. Thayer & Co. Lithography, Boston, 1840. Published by Oakes & Swan, Boston. Collection of the Cape Ann Museum. Museum purchase, 2012. (center) The Maniac. Lithograph on paper (sheet music). Drawn by F. H. Lane. Lithograph by Thayer’s Lithographic Press. Published by Parker & Ditson, Boston, 1840. American Antiquarian Society. (right) Sicilian Vespers. Lithograph on paper (sheet music). Drawn by F. H. Lane. Lithograph by Pendleton’s Lithography, Boston. Published by C. Bradlee, Boston, c.1832. Boston Athenaeum. Gift of Charles E. Mason, Jr., 1978.