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“One of the
moment’s most adventurous and relevant musicians.”
Dan Tepfer has earned accolades for his beautiful
musicianship and innovative approach to the concert experience around
the world. His style is rooted in Jazz, and expressed through exciting
use of technology. Natural Machines is a concert experience that
is a feast for the eyes and ears.
Tepfer has earned an international reputation as a
pianist-composer of wide-ranging innovation, individuality, and
drive—one “who refuses to set himself limits” (France’s Télérama).
The New York City-based Tepfer, born in 1982 in Paris to American
parents, has recorded and performed around the world with some of the
leading lights in jazz and classical music, from Lee Konitz to Renée
Fleming, and released eleven albums of his own in solo, duo and trio
Come Early for a Curator-lead Demonstration
Join us for a special Curator-lead Guinness Gallery
demonstration, to see the Museum's acclaimed collection of automatic
musical instruments in action. This tour will be highlighted by
performances of our 1925 Knabe Baby Grand Reproducing Piano, by the hands
of 20’s jazz icons like: Jelly Roll Morton, Henry Lange, Zez Confrey
Dan Tepfer: NPR MusicTiny Desk Concert
Watch Dan Tepfer play "Canon At The Octave",
"Tremolo", "TriadSculpture" and "Constant
Motion" on NPR's Tiny Desk.
This concert is a co-presentation with our partners at
Music in the Somerset Hills.
Bickford Theatre Ticket & Visitor Information
The Morris Museum has adopted a dynamic mask policy for
upcoming events inside the Bickford Theatre. Face masks are
currently optional in the CENTER and HOUSE RIGHT sections and are
required in the HOUSE LEFT section. This policy is subject to change at
assistance, call the box office at 973-971-3706.
There is a $3 per ticket handling fee
for all online, in-person, and phone sales.
Upcoming Concerts & Films
Flower & Flame
Art on Screen
Wednesday, Jan. 31 | 2:00 & 7:30 PM
Tickets: $18 | Members: $15
This documentary film investigates the life of
internationally acclaimed artist and pioneer in the Studio Glass
Movement, Paul Stankard.
Mardi Gras with Thaddeus Exposé
Sunday, Feb. 11 | 3:00 PM
Tickets: $28 | Members: $23
For the third year in a row, the New Orleans native,
Thaddeus Exposé will fete his musical heritage with a concert that
promises to have you dancing with excitement!
Premiere Screening of "Travels with Darley:
Revolutionary Road Trip New Jersey"
Sunday, Feb. 18 | 2:00 PM
Tickets: $10 | Members: FREE!
Learn about destinations where you can combine travel
with history and food in New Jersey and meet PBS TV host Darley Newman.
The Morris Museum will host a premiere screening of the
Morristown and Princeton-focused episodes of “Travels with Darley:
Revolutionary Road Trip New Jersey” and a sneak preview of a third
Orpheus with Bomsori Kim
Sunday, April 14 | 5:00 PM
Tickets: $43 | Members: $38
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra returns to the Morris Museum’s
Bickford Theatre for a program that explores the heights and depths of
Bach’s music with works inspired by him by Mendelssohn and Hailstork.
Orpheus is joined by international violin sensation, Bomsori Kim.
The Morris Museum thanks Will and Mary Leland for their
Museum gratefully acknowledges generous operating support from the