Music & History of Belle Époque Paris

August 1, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Stevens Room

This event is sold out.

Join Alliance Française educators Eric John Kaiser (music) and Emmanuel Laurin (history) for an evening of conversation on the music and history of Belle Époque Paris. This program will be led in English and held at the Portland Art Museum.

This event is presented in conjunction with the special exhibition Paris 1900: City of Entertainment.


The Portland Art Museum is pleased to offer accommodations to ensure that our programs are accessible and inclusive. All spaces for this program are accessible by wheelchair. Assistive listening devices are also available for lectures. All restrooms have accessible stalls but no power doors. There are single-stall all-gender bathrooms available. Please ask staff for directions.

We will do our best to accommodate your needs when you arrive, however, we need 2-3 weeks advance notice for some specific requests. Please email requests to, or call 503-226-2811.

Georges Paul Leroux. The International Exhibition’s Palace of Optics, 1900
Georges Paul Leroux (1877-1957). The International Exhibition’s Palace of Optics, 1900. Color lithograph, 31 3/4 x 23 5/8 in., Musée Carnavalet. © Petit Palais / Roger-Viollet