Celebrate the Folger Consort's 19/20 season, Bella Italia, with this special talk and pop-up exhibition honoring the great 16th century diplomat and writer, Niccolo Machiavelli.
Join Folger Library Director Mike Witmore and Dr. Christopher Celenza, Dean of Georgetown College at Georgetown University, in a discussion on Machiavelli and his iconic political treatise, The Prince. After the talk, Eric Weinmann Librarian and Director of Collections Greg Prickman will guide you through a viewing of related rare materials from the Folger collection, including an early manuscript of The Prince.
Arrive early for a champagne toast to the start of the Folger Consort season.
Music for Machiavelli will be performed at St. Mark's Episcopal Church on September 27-29, 2019. To learn more about the Folger Consort's venue this season and to purchase tickets to the concert, visit the Folger Consort webpage.