• Lafayette reception and concert at US Ambassador's residence

    December 13 2007, 18:30 - 18:30
    Location: Ambassador's Residence Faubourg St. Honore Paris 75008

    Reception and concert in honor of the 250th anniversary of the birth of Lafayette.  Invited guests include mayors and officials from various cities, towns and counties in the US named after Lafayette, special Embassy invitees, and participants in the Lafayette celebrations.

    The musical program includes the following works, as played by the L'Octuor de France:

    Samuel Barber Quatuor à Cordes opus 11 Molto allegro e appassionato 
    Antonin Dvorak   Quatuor opus 96 « Américain »