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Join curators, conservators, and educators for lively, 30-minute dialogues on works of art on view in the galleries.

Conversations are free with Museum admission and do not require tickets or reservations unless otherwise noted.

Floor 2, Gallery 680, The André Mertens Galleries for Musical Instruments
Explore The Met collection of brass instruments with curator Bradley Strauchen-Scherer. The related concert series "Fanfare" heralds the opening of the first of The Met's renovated musical instrument galleries.

Floor 2, Gallery 763
Curator Thayer Tolles discusses William Michael Harnett's Still Life—Violin and Music, an illusionistic painting that might trick even the most savvy contemporary eye.

Conversations repeat every 30 minutes.

Assistive listening devices are available from the ushers.