Lilit Hartunian, violin 
Gabriela Diaz, violin
Samuel Kelder, viola 
Jonathan Butler, cello

Examine the mystery of Friday the 13th with music by George Crumb and others, paired with images of 13 mythical beasts, underworld masters, and misfortunate souls, including John Singer Sargent’s depiction of Orestes pursued by the Furies.


Terry Riley, Requiem for Adam: 3. Requiem for Adam
Cinematic interlude
George Crumb, Black Angels

Cinematic interlude featuring Cacciola/Epstein Productions


Entry or re-entry after the event starts is not guaranteed and will be at the discretion of the House Manager.

Ticket Information

For $5 more, enjoy guaranteed Premium Seating in the first three rows of the auditorium.
To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975; to order in person, visit any MFA ticket desk.



Above: John Singer Sargent, Orestes (detail), 1922-25. 25.645. Oil on canvas. Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912 and Picture Fund.