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Melville and the Great White Whale

Presented by Aurea Ensemble at St John"s Episcopal Church, Barrington RI

Oct 20 2019
Melville and the Great White Whale

Aurea celebrates the 200th Anniversary of Herman Melville’s birth highlighting the philosophical themes of this great American novel with readings and string quartet.

Aurea celebrates the 200th Anniversary of Herman Melville’s birth with his seminal work, Moby – Dick.  Fusing passages from the novel; Melville’s letters to Nathaniel Hawthorne, the novel’s dedicatee; string quartets of Beethoven and Werber, along with evocative sea shanties.  Aurea highlights the philosophical themes inherent in this great American novel.


Adults $30, Seniors $25, Students $10 available at door or Eventbrite at

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St John"s Episcopal Church

191 County Road, Barrington, RI 02806


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