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Arts at Harvard

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Monday 9/01

The Freshman Talent Show at 8:00 PM

Presented by Crimson Key Society
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 9/1
Freshman Talent Show

Ticket Prices: Freshman Harvard ID Holders only. Ticket limit of 2 per ID. Tickets will be distributed from the box office at Sanders Theatre on the evening of the event starting at 5PM.

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Friday 9/05

Harvard Underground at 8:00 PM

Presented by THUD, Harvard College Rap Collective, KeyChange, and Passus
Lowell Lecture Hall
Runs: 9/5
Harvard Underground

Ticket Prices: Harvard ID Only! Tickets are free but limited, and will be distributed first-come, first-served at the door.

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Saturday 9/06

Freshman a cappella jam at 8:00 PM

Presented by Crimson Key Society and Freshman Deans Office
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 9/6
Freshman a cappella jam

Ticket Prices: Tickets (free but limited) will only be available on the evening of the event, first-come first-served with Harvard ID, beginning at 5 pm at Sanders Theatre. Ticket limit of 1 per ID.
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Wednesday 9/10

Mikko Nissinen: Master Class at 6:00 PM

Presented by Dance Program (Office for the Arts)
Harvard Dance Center
Runs: 9/10
Ballet Master Class with Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen. Participants: Intermediate or advanced dance experience required, free, open class.
Observers: Free and open to the public.
Pre-registration by participants is required. All Dance Program master classes are open to participants 18 years of age and older.
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Sunday 9/14

Under Milk Wood: A Centennial Celebration at 7:00 PM

Presented by Poet's Theatre, Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 9/14
A star-studded concert performance of Dylan Thomas’ immortal piece about the inhabitants of the tiny Welsh fishing village of Llareggub: Hilarious, moving, and utterly unforgettable. Starring Cherry Jones, Christopher Lydon, Karen MacDonald, Alvin Epstein, Erica Funkhouser, Lloyd Schwartz and others.

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $20; Students: $12
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Tuesday 9/16

New Voices Lecture with Mitch Shiles at 5:30 PM

Presented by Ceramics Program
Ceramics Studio
Runs: 9/16
The “New Voices Lectures” are an on-going series highlighting some of the most talented emerging artists utilizing the ceramic medium in the field of contemporary art.
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Thursday 9/18

Visiting Artist Lecture with Hannah Niswonger at 5:30 PM

Presented by Ceramics Program
Ceramics Studio
Runs: 9/18
Boston-area artist Hannah Niswonger creates work that embraces both the sculptural and the utilitarian form, using bright, colorful pattern systems and imagery from the natural and animal world. Hannah will share examples of her work, studio process and her dedication to the Boston area arts community as she prepares for the launch of POW! (Pots on Wheels), a collaborative mobile outreach and gallery project slated to hit the streets later this year.
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The 24th First Annual Ig Nobel Prize Ceremony at 6:00 PM

Presented by Annals of Improbable Research
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 9/18
The Ig Nobel Prizes honor achievements that first make people laugh, and then makes them think. The prizes are intended to celebrate the unusual, honor the imaginative — and spur people's interest in science, medicine, and technology.

Ticket Prices: Ig Glorious: $150*; Full Price: $75, $65, $55, $35; Discounts: $5 off for students. Ig Glorious tickets included the following: An Ig Nobel poster, signed by at least one Ig Nobel winner A vintage Ig Nobel t-shirt A photo taken at the Ig Nobel lectern on stage (before or after the ceremony, at the discretion of the Stage Manager). Access to our Ig Glorious Liaison, a staff member assigned to the “Ig Glorious” group for the entirety of the event. A hearty handshake!
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Friday 9/19

An Evening With Champions at 8:00 PM

Presented by An Evening With Champions
Bright Hockey Center
Runs: 9/19 - 9/20
The 44th annual An Evening with Champions will take place at 8 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 19 and 7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 20. The shows, held at Harvard's Bright Hockey Center at 79 North Harvard Street in Allston, will feature world-class skaters performing everything from triple axels to layback spins to support the Jimmy Fund. A silent auction will begin 30 minutes before each show.

Skaters TBA.

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $25.00; Seniors (65+): $12.00; Students & Children: $10.00; Harvard ID: $10.00 Discount Group Rate (10+ people): $20.00;
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Clay All Night at 9:00 PM

Presented by Ceramics Program
Ceramics Studio
Runs: 9/19
The Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard, invites all Harvard undergraduates to "Clay All Night," a FREE studio party. Create with clay and enjoy free food, refreshments and music.
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Saturday 9/20

An Evening With Champions at 7:00 PM

Presented by An Evening With Champions
Bright Hockey Center
Runs: 9/19 - 9/20
The 44th annual An Evening with Champions will take place at 8 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 19 and 7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 20. The shows, held at Harvard's Bright Hockey Center at 79 North Harvard Street in Allston, will feature world-class skaters performing everything from triple axels to layback spins to support the Jimmy Fund. A silent auction will begin 30 minutes before each show.

Skaters TBA.

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $25.00; Seniors (65+): $12.00; Student & Children: $10.00; Harvard ID: $10.00 Discount Group Rate (10+ people): $20.00;
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Legends of India: Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan and Pandit Anindo Chatterjee at 7:00 PM

Presented by by Shahid Parvez Khan Academy, Learnquest Academy, and The Harvard South Asia Institute
Paine Hall
Runs: 9/20
Ustad Shadhid Parvez Khan and Pandit Anindo Chatterjee

Title: Legends of India

Ticket Prices: VIP Reserved: $55.00; General Admission: $35.00; Students: $10.00 (while supplies last) All tickets $5 more at door pending availability.
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Sunday 9/21

Rhiannon Giddens: RESCHEDULED, Date to be Determined at 7:30 PM

Presented by World Music / CRASHarts
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 9/21
Currently not on sale. Rescheduled, Date to be Determined.
While Rhiannon Giddens continues to shine with the Carolina Chocolate Drops, which she cofounded in 2005, she still finds time to take on thrilling special projects and solo appearances. For this special concert, she'll be performing with members of the Carolina Chocolate Drops and a wonderful group of special guest musicians to be announced.

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $42, $37, $28
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Monday 9/22

"20" Questions: William Deresiewicz on Excellent Sheep at 6:00 PM

Presented by Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard
Paine Hall
Runs: 9/22
William Deresiewicz on his new book Excellent Sheep: The Miseducation of the American Elite and the Way to a Meaningful Life.
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Tuesday 9/23

Master Class: How to Read a Russian Poem: Osip Mandelstam, "Armed with the Eye of the Arrowing Wasp" at 4:00 PM

Presented by Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard
Barker Center
Runs: 9/23
Featured Speaker: Stephanie Sandler, Ernest E. Monrad Professor, Slavic Languages and Literatures, Harvard University
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Thursday 9/25

Artist-in-Residence Lecture with Jessica Brandl at 5:30 PM

Presented by Ceramics Program
Ceramics Studio
Runs: 9/25
Join us in welcoming our 2014-2015 Ceramics Program Artist-in-Residence, Jessica Brandl to Boston as she shares her work with us. A native Midwesterner, Brandl works in ceramics, drawing and painting and will be teaching “Image on Clay” this Fall at the Ceramics Program.
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Friday 9/26

master class with actor/vocalist CAROLEE CARMELLO at 3:00 PM

Presented by Learning From Performers
Farkas Hall - Studio
Runs: 9/26
Currently playing the role of Mrs. du Maurier in the new musical “Finding Neverland” at the American Repertory Theater, Tony Award nominee and Drama Desk Award winner Carolee Carmello will lead a master class for undergraduate singers. Observers are welcome; admission is free (tickets/RSVPs not required). This event is presented in collaboration with American Repertory Theater.

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New Voices Lecture with Arthur Halvorsen at 5:30 PM

Presented by Ceramics Program
Ceramics Studio
Runs: 9/26
The “New Voices Lectures” are an on-going series highlighting some of the most talented emerging artists utilizing the ceramic medium in the field of contemporary art.
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BLODGETT CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES: The Parker Quartet at 8:00 PM

Presented by Music Department
Paine Hall
Runs: 9/26
Blodgett Chamber Music Series
The Parker Quartet

Haydn String Quartet in D Major, Op.76 No.5
Dutilleux Ainsi la nuit
Dvorák String Quartet in A Flat Major, Op.105


Ticket Prices: Event is free. Tickets Required. Limit of 2 tickets per person . Tickets valid until 7:45PM. Available by phone and internet for a fee. Call 617-496-2222 or reserve on line at www.boxoffice.harvard.edu
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Sunday 9/28

Boston Chamber Music Society / Bach and Mendelssohn at 7:30 PM

Presented by Boston Chamber Music Society
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 9/28
Bach - Goldberg Variations (integrated versions for piano and for string trio) and
Mendelssohn - Piano Trio in D minor, Op. 49

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $56, $45, $34, $23 / Students: $8 ticket in 3 lower price categories (no $56 seats); Seniors & WGBH members: $4 Off; Harvard Outings & Innings: $6 Off; Student Rush: $5 Cash Only (available 90 minutes prior to concert, based on availability, no $56 seats).
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Friday 10/03

Brandi Carlile at 8:00 PM

Presented by World Music / CRASHarts
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 10/3
On Sale at 10am, Friday 15th (online only between 10am-12 noon) *SOLD OUT*

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $43, $38, $29 and $11 for obstructed view seats. No Discounts. *SOLD OUT* NOTE: 2 ticket limit per person
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Sunday 10/05

Boston Conservatory Orchestra / Theofanidis, R. Strauss, and Tchaikovsky at 2:00 PM

Presented by Boston Conservatory
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 10/5
The Boston Conservatory Orchestra performs THEOFANIDIS: Rainbow Body;
R. STRAUSS: Four Last Songs—featuring Kerry Deal, soprano; and TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 5. Bruce Hangen, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $15 / Students & Seniors: $10 / BoCo Alumni & WGBH Members: $10
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Thursday 10/09

Visiting Artist Workshop with Ben Carter at 10:00 AM

Presented by Ceramics Program
Ceramics Studio
Runs: 10/9
This workshop with Ben Carter focuses on integrating surface design with altered wheel-thrown and hand-built pottery. Workshop participants will learn methods for throwing with less water to create a softer surface and the use of quick manipulations of form for expressive, gestural pots. Surface-design methods will include slip decorating, sgraffito and underglaze painting.
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Sunday 10/12

Chris Thile and Edgar Meyer at 7:00 PM

Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 10/12
Bassist/composer Edgar Meyer and mandolinist/composer Chris Thile in a diverse program of mostly original music.

Ticket Prices: $65, $55, $40. Obstructed view $30.
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Friday 10/17

Regina Carter's Southern Comfort at 8:00 PM

Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 10/17
Violinist Regina Carter has established herself as an enduring and creative force in jazz. Her latest project, “Southern Comfort,” features her improvisational virtuosity and the work of multiple arrangers to music suggested by her father’s roots in Alabama.

Ticket Prices: $60, $50, $40. Obstructed view $30.
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Thursday 10/23

Boston Philharmonic Orchestra / Mozart & Rachmaninoff at 7:30 PM

Presented by Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 10/23 - 10/26
Mozart "Overture to Così Fan Tutte"; Mozart "Sinfonia Concertante" Miriam Fried, violin, Kim Kashkashian, viola; Rachmaninoff "Symphony No. 2". Benjamin Zander, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Regular: $72, $52, $36, $15. WGBH, WBUR, & Mass. Teachers Assoc: $10 Off top 3 prices; Coolidge Corner Theatre members: $5 off all prices; Harvard Outings & Innings: 20% off top 3 prices. Students (in advance) $10 (in-person only with valid ID, 2 per ID, in $36 and $15 sections only). Student & Senior RUSH: $8 Cash only, beginning 90 minutes prior (based on availability).
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Friday 10/24

film screening: AMERICAN BEATBOXER with director Manauvaskar (Manny) Kublall, producer Rich McKeown and executive producer Chesney Snow at 5:30 PM

Presented by Learning From Performers
Askwith Lecture Hall
Runs: 10/24
Documenting one of the most neglected genres of Hip Hop culture, “American Beatboxer” depicts the first ever American Beatbox Championship, held in July 2010 in Brooklyn, New York. The art of beatboxing is vocal percussion: producing drum sounds and beat patterns using the lips, tongue, mouth, throat, and voice. Contestants of all races and from all over the United States competed in the 2010 Championship, with the film portraying the artistry and dedication of the eight finalists. A post-screening discussion will include director Manauvaskar (Manny) Kublall, producer Rich McKeown and executive producer Chesney Snow. Presented by Learning From Performers, Harvard’s Graduate School of Education and Hiphop Archive and Research Institute.
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Saturday 10/25

Beatboxing workshop with CHESNEY SNOW at 2:00 PM

Presented by Learning From Performers
Hiphop Archive and Research Institute, Hutchins Center
Runs: 10/25
Experience the history and art of beatboxing, or vocal percussion—producing drum sounds and beat patterns using the lips, tongue, mouth, throat, and voice—at this workshop and “beatboxing battle” led by Chesney Snow, an award-winning actor, beatboxer, poet, musician and songwriter, co-sponsored by Harvard’s Hiphop Archive and Research Institute.

Space is limited; RSVP to Deena Anderson, dmanders@fas.harvard.edu Snow is executive producer of the documentary “American Beatboxer,” which will be screened at Askwith Lecture Hall at the Graduate School of Education on Friday, October 24, at 5:30 pm; admission is free (RSVPs are not required).
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Debo Band at 8:00 PM

Presented by Music Department
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 10/25
Debo Band is a 11-member group led by Ethiopian-American saxophonist Danny Mekonnen and fronted by charismatic vocalist Bruck Tesfaye.

Ticket Prices: Event is free. Tickets Required. Limit of 2 tickets per person . Tickets valid until 7:45PM. Available by phone and internet for a fee. Call 617-496-2222 or reserve on line at www.boxoffice.harvard.edu
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Sunday 10/26

Boston Philharmonic Orchestra / Mozart & Rachmaninoff at 3:00 PM

Presented by Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 10/23 - 10/26
Mozart "Overture to Così Fan Tutte"; Mozart "Sinfonia Concertante" Miriam Fried, violin, Kim Kashkashian, viola; Rachmaninoff "Symphony No. 2". Benjamin Zander, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Regular: $102, $82, $52, $25. WGBH, WBUR, & Mass. Teachers Assoc: $10 Off top 3 prices; Coolidge Corner Theatre members: $5 off all prices; Harvard Outings & Innings: 20% off top 3 prices. F Students (in advance) $10 (in-person only with valid ID, 2 per ID, in $36 and $15 sections only). Student & Senior RUSH: $8 Cash only, beginning 2 hours prior (based on availability).
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Boston Chamber Music Society / Beethoven, Schumann, and Tchaikovsky at 7:30 PM

Presented by Boston Chamber Music Society
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 10/26
Beethoven - Serenade for String Trio in D major, Op. 8
Schumann - Fantasiestücke for Viola and Piano, Op. 73
Tchaikovsky - Piano Trio in A minor, Op. 50

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $56, $45, $34, $23 / Students: $8 ticket in 3 lower price categories (no $56 seats); Seniors & WGBH members: $4 Off; Harvard Outings & Innings: $6 Off; Student Rush: $5 Cash Only (available 90 minutes prior to concert, based on availability, no $56 seats).
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Thursday 10/30

master class with pianist JONATHAN BISS at 3:00 PM

Presented by Learning From Performers
Kirkland JCR
Runs: 10/30
A pianist the New Yorker has described as “playing with unerring sophistication,” Jonathan Bliss will lead a master class for undergraduate musicians. Observers are welcome; admission is free (tickets/RSVPs not required). Presented in association with the Harvard Piano Society.

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Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn at 8:00 PM

Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 10/30
Banjoists Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn have mastered the deceptively intricate art of the duet. Washburn’s beguiling composing, playing and singing blend with Fleck’s riveting and virtuosic musicianship to create music that is unique yet familiar in texture.

Ticket Prices: $65, $55, $40. Obstructed view $30.
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Sunday 11/02

BLODGETT CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES: The Parker Quartet at 3:00 PM

Presented by Music Department
Paine Hall
Runs: 11/2
Blodgett Chamber Music Series
The Parker Quartet


Prokofiev String Quartet No.2 in F Major, Op.92
Kurtág Six moments musicaux, Op.44
Schubert String Quartet No.14 in D Minor, D.810 “Death and the Maiden”



Ticket Prices: Event is free. Tickets Required. Limit of 2 tickets per person . Tickets valid until 7:45PM. Available by phone and internet for a fee. Call 617-496-2222 or reserve on line at www.boxoffice.harvard.edu
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Sunday 11/09

Boston Conservatory Orchestra / Danielpour, Mozart, Verdi, and Gershwin/Bennett at 2:00 PM

Presented by Boston Conservatory
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 11/9
The Boston Conservatory Orchestra performs DANIELPOUR: The Awakening Heart;
MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 20 in d minor, K.466—featuring Ya-Fei Chuang, piano; VERDI: "Prelude" to Act I of La Traviata; and GERSHWIN/BENNETT: Porgy and Bess: A Symphonic Picture. Bruce Hangen, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $15 / Students & Seniors: $10 / BoCo Alumni & WGBH Members: $10
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Thursday 11/13

Rosanne Cash at 8:00 PM

Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 11/13
Singer and songwriter Rosanne Cash celebrates her acclaimed new album, The River & the Thread, a collection of new original songs that connect and re-connect Rosanne to the American South, the place of her birth and the home of her ancestors.

Ticket Prices: $65, $55, $40. Obstructed view $30.
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Thursday 11/20

Boston Philharmonic Orchestra / Sibelius & Brahms at 7:30 PM

Presented by Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 11/20 - 11/23
Sibelius "Finlandia"; Sibelius "The Swan of Tuonela", Peggy Pearson, english horn; Sibelius "Symphony No. 7 "; Brahms "Piano Concerto No. 2", HaeSun Paik, piano. Benjamin Zander, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Regular: $72, $52, $36, $15. WGBH, WBUR, & Mass. Teachers Assoc: $10 Off top 3 prices; Coolidge Corner Theatre members: $5 off all prices; Harvard Outings & Innings: 20% off top 3 prices. Students (in advance) $10 (in-person only with valid ID, 2 per ID, in $36 and $15 sections only). Student & Senior RUSH: $8 Cash only, beginning 90 minutes prior (based on availability).
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Sunday 11/23

Boston Philharmonic Orchestra / Sibelius & Brahms at 3:00 PM

Presented by Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 11/20 - 11/23
Sibelius "Finlandia"; Sibelius "The Swan of Tuonela", Peggy Pearson, english horn; Sibelius "Symphony No. 7 "; Brahms "Piano Concerto No. 2", HaeSun Paik, piano. Benjamin Zander, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Regular: $102, $82, $52, $25. WGBH, WBUR, & Mass. Teachers Assoc: $10 Off top 3 prices; Coolidge Corner Theatre members: $5 off all prices; Harvard Outings & Innings: 20% off top 3 prices. Students (in advance) $10 (in-person only with valid ID, 2 per ID, in $36 and $15 sections only). Student & Senior RUSH: $8 Cash only, beginning 2 hours prior (based on availability).
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Boston Chamber Music Society / Brahms at 7:30 PM

Presented by Boston Chamber Music Society
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 11/23
Brahms - Sonata for Piano and Cello in F major, Op. 99
Brahms - Sonata for Piano and Violin in A major, Op. 100
Brahms - Piano Trio in C minor, Op. 101

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $56, $45, $34, $23 / Students: $8 ticket in 3 lower price categories (no $56 seats); Seniors & WGBH members: $4 Off; Harvard Outings & Innings: $6 Off; Student Rush: $5 Cash Only (available 90 minutes prior to concert, based on availability, no $56 seats).
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Saturday 11/29

Capitol Steps - How to Succeed in Congress Without Really Lying at 5:00 PM

Presented by MTA LLC
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 11/29
Political satire

Ticket Prices: Regular: $39, $35, $30; $5 Off for Students (limit of 2 per ID)

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Capitol Steps - How to Succeed in Congress Without Really Lying at 8:00 PM

Presented by MTA LLC
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 11/29
Political satire

Ticket Prices: Regular: $39, $35, $30; $5 Off for Students (limit of 2 per ID)
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Friday 12/12

The Christmas Revels 2014 at 7:30 PM

Presented by Revels Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/12 - 12/28
A Victorian Celebration of the Winter Solstice. Directed by Patrick Swanson. George Emlen, Music Director

Ticket Prices: Preview Prices: Adult: $34, $30, $22 ($10 obstructed view / Children: $20, $20, $10 ($7 obstructed view)
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Saturday 12/13

The Christmas Revels 2014 at 3:00 PM

Presented by Revels Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/12 - 12/28
A Victorian Celebration of the Winter Solstice. Directed by Patrick Swanson. George Emlen, Music Director

Ticket Prices: Adults: $60, $46, $27 ($10 obstructed view) / Children: $42, $32, $15 ($7 obstructed view)
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The Christmas Revels 2014 at 7:30 PM

Presented by Revels Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/12 - 12/28
A Victorian Celebration of the Winter Solstice. Directed by Patrick Swanson. George Emlen, Music Director

Ticket Prices: Adults: $52, $42, $25 ($10 obstructed view) / Children: $38, $30, $13 ($7 obstructed view)
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Sunday 12/14

The Christmas Revels 2014 at 1:00 PM

Presented by Revels Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/12 - 12/28
A Victorian Celebration of the Winter Solstice. Directed by Patrick Swanson. George Emlen, Music Director

Ticket Prices: Adults: $60, $46, $27 ($10 obstructed view) / Children: $42, $32, $15 ($7 obstructed view)
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The Christmas Revels 2014 at 5:30 PM

Presented by Revels Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/12 - 12/28
A Victorian Celebration of the Winter Solstice. Directed by Patrick Swanson. George Emlen, Music Director

Ticket Prices: Adults: $52, $42, $25 ($10 obstructed view) / Children: $38, $30, $13 ($7 obstructed view)
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Thursday 12/18

The Christmas Revels 2014 at 7:30 PM

Presented by Revels Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/12 - 12/28
A Victorian Celebration of the Winter Solstice. Directed by Patrick Swanson. George Emlen, Music Director

Ticket Prices: Adults: $52, $42, $25 ($10 obstructed view) / Children: $38, $30, $13 ($7 obstructed view)
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Friday 12/19

The Christmas Revels 2014 at 7:30 PM

Presented by Revels Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/12 - 12/28
A Victorian Celebration of the Winter Solstice. Directed by Patrick Swanson. George Emlen, Music Director

Ticket Prices: Adults: $52, $42, $25 ($10 obstructed view) / Children: $38, $30, $13 ($7 obstructed view)
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Saturday 12/20

The Christmas Revels 2014 at 3:00 PM

Presented by Revels Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/12 - 12/28
A Victorian Celebration of the Winter Solstice. Directed by Patrick Swanson. George Emlen, Music Director

Ticket Prices: Adults: $60, $46, $27 ($10 obstructed view) / Children: $42, $32, $15 ($7 obstructed view)
Availability Excellent
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The Christmas Revels 2014 at 7:30 PM

Presented by Revels Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/12 - 12/28
A Victorian Celebration of the Winter Solstice. Directed by Patrick Swanson. George Emlen, Music Director

Ticket Prices: Adults: $60, $46, $27 ($10 obstructed view) / Children: $42, $32, $15 ($7 obstructed view)
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Sunday 12/21

The Christmas Revels 2014 at 1:00 PM

Presented by Revels Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/12 - 12/28
A Victorian Celebration of the Winter Solstice. Directed by Patrick Swanson. George Emlen, Music Director

Ticket Prices: Adults: $60, $46, $27 ($10 obstructed view) / Children: $42, $32, $15 ($7 obstructed view)
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The Christmas Revels 2014 at 5:30 PM

Presented by Revels Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/12 - 12/28
A Victorian Celebration of the Winter Solstice. Directed by Patrick Swanson. George Emlen, Music Director

Ticket Prices: Adults: $60, $46, $27 ($10 obstructed view) / Children: $42, $32, $15 ($7 obstructed view)
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Monday 12/22

The Christmas Revels 2014 at 1:00 PM

Presented by Revels Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/12 - 12/28
A Victorian Celebration of the Winter Solstice. Directed by Patrick Swanson. George Emlen, Music Director

Ticket Prices: Adults: $60, $46, $27 ($10 obstructed view) / Children: $42, $32, $15 ($7 obstructed view)
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Friday 12/26

The Christmas Revels 2014 at 3:00 PM

Presented by Revels Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/12 - 12/28
A Victorian Celebration of the Winter Solstice. Directed by Patrick Swanson. George Emlen, Music Director

Ticket Prices: Adults: $60, $46, $27 ($10 obstructed view) / Children: $42, $32, $15 ($7 obstructed view)
Availability Excellent
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The Christmas Revels 2014 at 7:30 PM

Presented by Revels Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/12 - 12/28
A Victorian Celebration of the Winter Solstice. Directed by Patrick Swanson. George Emlen, Music Director

Ticket Prices: Adults: $60, $46, $27 ($10 obstructed view) / Children: $42, $32, $15 ($7 obstructed view)
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Saturday 12/27

The Christmas Revels 2014 at 3:00 PM

Presented by Revels Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/12 - 12/28
A Victorian Celebration of the Winter Solstice. Directed by Patrick Swanson. George Emlen, Music Director

Ticket Prices: Adults: $60, $46, $27 ($10 obstructed view) / Children: $42, $32, $15 ($7 obstructed view)
Availability Good
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The Christmas Revels 2014 at 7:30 PM

Presented by Revels Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/12 - 12/28
A Victorian Celebration of the Winter Solstice. Directed by Patrick Swanson. George Emlen, Music Director

Ticket Prices: Adults: $60, $46, $27 ($10 obstructed view) / Children: $42, $32, $15 ($7 obstructed view)
Availability Excellent
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Sunday 12/28

The Christmas Revels 2014 at 1:00 PM

Presented by Revels Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/12 - 12/28
A Victorian Celebration of the Winter Solstice. Directed by Patrick Swanson. George Emlen, Music Director

Ticket Prices: Adults: $60, $46, $27 ($10 obstructed view) / Children: $42, $32, $15 ($7 obstructed view)
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Wednesday 12/31

Boston Baroque: New Year's Celebration at 8:00 PM

Presented by Boston Baroque
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/31 - 1/1
Music Director Martin Pearlman presents the Italian one-act opera, Domenico Cimarosa’s "Il maestro di cappella", featuring Greater Boston’s highly-regarded baritone, Andrew Garland. Also on the New Year’s programs will be Mozart duets and arias, with soprano Sara Heaton and baritone Andrew Garland.

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $85, $75, $60. Rush tickets, day of show only, available starting 2 hours prior, subject to availability, cash only: Students, $10, limit 2 per ID; Seniors (65+), $20; Under age 30, $30 (ID required).
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Thursday 1/01

Boston Baroque: New Year's Celebration at 3:00 PM

Presented by Boston Baroque
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/31 - 1/1
Music Director Martin Pearlman presents the Italian one-act opera, Domenico Cimarosa’s "Il maestro di cappella", featuring Greater Boston’s highly-regarded baritone, Andrew Garland. Also on the New Year’s programs will be Mozart duets and arias, with soprano Sara Heaton and baritone Andrew Garland.

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $85, $75, $60. Rush tickets, day of show only, available starting 2 hours prior, subject to availability, cash only: Students, $10, limit 2 per ID; Seniors (65+), $20; Under age 30, $30 (ID required).
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Sunday 1/18

VERDI Un ballo in maschera at 3:00 PM

Presented by Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 1/18
VERDI Un ballo in maschera
semi-staged opera performance
Federico Cortese, Conductor
Edward Berkeley, Stage Director

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $45.00; $30.00; Students and Seniors: $5 off, BYSO Alumni: $5 off * Note, No Children under age 5 will be admitted
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Thursday 1/29

Branford Marsalis at 8:00 PM

Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 1/29
NEA Jazz Master, renowned Grammy Award‐winning saxophonist, and Tony Award nominee Branford Marsalis is among the most revered instrumentalists of his time. Leader of one of the finest jazz quartets and a frequent soloist with classical ensembles, he continues to exercise and expand his skills as an instrumentalist and a composer.

Ticket Prices: $65, $55, $45. Obstructed view $30.
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Sunday 2/01

Boston Philharmonic Youth Orchestra / Schoenberg & Ravel at 3:00 PM

Presented by Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 2/1
Schoenberg "Five Pieces for Orchestra"; Ravel "Daphnis and Chloe, Second Suite"; Concertos TBD. Benjamin Zander, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Regular: $50, $30, $15. Students (in advance) $10 (in-person only with valid ID, 2 per ID, in $30 and $15 sections only). Student & Senior RUSH: $8 Cash only, beginning 2 hours prior (based on availability).
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Friday 2/06

Christian McBride Trio & Cécile McLorin Salvant at 8:00 PM

Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 2/6
This incredible double bill pairs the Christian McBride Trio with Cécile McLorin Salvant and her trio. Bassist Christian McBride has been one of the busiest and most important figures in the jazz world for 20 years. Miami born and raised, 24-year old vocalist Salvant has burst onto the jazz scene with astonishing speed since winning the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition three years ago.

Ticket Prices: $60, $50, $40. Obstructed view $30.
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Sunday 2/08

Boston Conservatory Orchestra / Brahms and Khachaturian at 2:00 PM

Presented by Boston Conservatory
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 2/8
The Boston Conservatory Orchestra performs BRAHMS: Piano Concerto No. 1; KHACHATURIAN: Symphony No. 2 "With a Bell". Bruce Hangen, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $15 / Students & Seniors: $10 / BoCo Alumni & WGBH Members: $10
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Thursday 2/19

Boston Philharmonic Orchestra / Strauss & Mahler at 7:30 PM

Presented by Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 2/19 - 2/22
J. Strauss, Jr "Frühlingsstimmen"; R. Strauss "Four Last Songs", Aga Mikolaj, soprano; Mahler "Symphony No. 4", Aga Mikolaj, soprano. Benjamin Zander, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Regular: $72, $52, $36, $15. WGBH, WBUR, & Mass. Teachers Assoc: $10 Off top 3 prices; Coolidge Corner Theatre members: $5 off all prices; Harvard Outings & Innings: 20% off top 3 prices. Students (in advance) $10 (in-person only with valid ID, 2 per ID, in $36 and $15 sections only). Student & Senior RUSH: $8 Cash only, beginning 90 minutes prior (based on availability).
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Friday 2/20

BLODGETT CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES: The Parker Quartet at 8:00 PM

Presented by Music Department
Paine Hall
Runs: 2/20
Blodgett Chamber Music Series
The Parker Quartet


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Ticket Prices: Event is free. Tickets Required. Limit of 2 tickets per person . Tickets valid until 7:45PM. Available by phone and internet for a fee. Call 617-496-2222 or reserve on line at www.boxoffice.harvard.edu
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Sunday 2/22

Boston Philharmonic Orchestra / Strauss & Mahler at 3:00 PM

Presented by Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 2/19 - 2/22
J. Strauss, Jr "Frühlingsstimmen"; R. Strauss "Four Last Songs", Aga Mikolaj, soprano; Mahler "Symphony No. 4", Aga Mikolaj, soprano. Benjamin Zander, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Regular: $102, $82, $52, $25. WGBH, WBUR, & Mass. Teachers Assoc: $10 Off top 3 prices; Coolidge Corner Theatre members: $5 off all prices; Harvard Outings & Innings: 20% off top 3 prices. Students (in advance) $10 (in-person only with valid ID, 2 per ID, in $36 and $15 sections only). Student & Senior RUSH: $8 Cash only, beginning 2 hours prior (based on availability).
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Thursday 3/05

Cameron Carpenter at 8:00 PM

Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 3/5
Cameron Carpenter, featuring the International Touring Organ. Boston Recital Debut. Juilliard trained organist Cameron Carpenter’s goals are anything but modest: the brash, outspoken and phenomenally talented musician and composer wants the organ recognized as a premier recital instrument on par with violins and pianos. Carpenter has energy and vision equal to his talent: His repertoire is perhaps the largest and most diverse of any organist.

Ticket Prices: $60, $50, $40. Obstructed view $30.
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Sunday 3/08

Boston Conservatory Orchestra / Bernstein, Copland, and Respighi at 2:00 PM

Presented by Boston Conservatory
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 3/8
The Boston Conservatory Orchestra performs BERNSTEIN: Candide Overture; COPLAND: Appalachian Spring; Concerto Competition Winner - TBA; and RESPIGHI: Pines of Rome. Bruce Hangen, conductor, and Indervir Singh, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $15 / Students & Seniors: $10 / BoCo Alumni & WGBH Members: $10
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Sunday 3/29

Boston Chamber Music Society / Mozart, Strauss, and Golijov at 7:30 PM

Presented by Boston Chamber Music Society
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 3/29
Mozart - Trio in E-flat major for Clarinet, Viola and Piano, K. 498, “Kegelstatt”
R. Strauss - Sonata for Violin and Piano in E-flat major, Op. 18
Golijov - Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind for Clarinet and String Quartet

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $56, $45, $34, $23 / Students: $8 ticket in 3 lower price categories (no $56 seats); Seniors & WGBH members: $4 Off; Harvard Outings & Innings: $6 Off; Student Rush: $5 Cash Only (available 90 minutes prior to concert, based on availability, no $56 seats).
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Friday 4/10

BLODGETT CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES: The Parker Quartet at 8:00 PM

Presented by Music Department
Paine Hall
Runs: 4/10
Blodgett Chamber Music Series
The Parker Quartet


Program TBA


Ticket Prices: Event is free. Tickets Required. Limit of 2 tickets per person . Tickets valid until 7:45PM. Available by phone and internet for a fee. Call 617-496-2222 or reserve on line at www.boxoffice.harvard.edu
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Thursday 4/16

Boston Philharmonic Orchestra / Saint-Saëns & Berlioz at 7:30 PM

Presented by Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 4/16 - 4/19
Wagner "Overture to Tannhäuser"; Saint-Saëns "cello concerto no. 1", Jonah Ellsworth, cello; Berlioz "Symphonie Fantastique". Benjamin Zander, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Regular: $72, $52, $36, $15. WGBH, WBUR, & Mass. Teachers Assoc: $10 Off top 3 prices; Coolidge Corner Theatre members: $5 off all prices; Harvard Outings & Innings: 20% off top 3 prices. Students (in advance) $10 (in-person only with valid ID, 2 per ID, in $36 and $15 sections only). Student & Senior RUSH: $8 Cash only, beginning 90 minutes prior (based on availability).
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Sunday 4/19

Boston Philharmonic Orchestra / Saint-Saëns & Berlioz at 3:00 PM

Presented by Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 4/16 - 4/19
Wagner "Overture to Tannhäuser"; Saint-Saëns "cello concerto no. 1", Jonah Ellsworth, cello; Berlioz "Symphonie Fantastique". Benjamin Zander, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Regular: $102, $82, $52, $25. WGBH, WBUR, & Mass. Teachers Assoc: $10 Off top 3 prices; Coolidge Corner Theatre members: $5 off all prices; Harvard Outings & Innings: 20% off top 3 prices. Students (in advance) $10 (in-person only with valid ID, 2 per ID, in $36 and $15 sections only). Student & Senior RUSH: $8 Cash only, beginning 2 hours prior (based on availability).
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Boston Chamber Music Society / Schubert, Jalbert, and Brahms at 7:30 PM

Presented by Boston Chamber Music Society
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 4/19
Schubert - Der Hirt auf dem Felsen (The Shepherd on the Rock) for Soprano, Clarinet and Piano, D. 965
Jalbert - Quartet for Clarinet, Violin, Cello and Piano (BCMS Commission)
Brahms - Piano Trio in C major, Op. 87

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $56, $45, $34, $23 / Students: $8 ticket in 3 lower price categories (no $56 seats); Seniors & WGBH members: $4 Off; Harvard Outings & Innings: $6 Off; Student Rush: $5 Cash Only (available 90 minutes prior to concert, based on availability, no $56 seats).
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Saturday 5/09

Jad Abumrad at 8:00 PM

Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 5/9
The son of a scientist and a doctor, Jad Abumrad studied creative writing and music composition at Oberlin College. While working on staff at WNYC, Abumrad began tinkering with an idea that evolved into one of public radio’s most popular shows today – Radiolab. Radiolab podcasts are downloaded over 4 million times each month and the program is carried on 437 stations across the nation.

Ticket Prices: $60, $50, $40. Obstructed view $30.
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Friday 5/15

Kurt Elling's Passion World with special guest Anat Cohen at 8:00 PM

Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 5/15
Named DownBeat Critics Poll’s Male Vocalist of the Year an unprecedented fourteen times, Kurt Elling is one of the world’s foremost jazz vocalists. For this edition of Passion World, Elling is joined by special guest, multi-reedist Anat Cohen.

Ticket Prices: $55, $45, $40. Obstructed view $30.
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Sunday 5/17

Boston Chamber Music Society / Schubert, Shostakovich, and Brahms at 7:30 PM

Presented by Boston Chamber Music Society
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 5/17
Schubert - Quartettsatz in C minor, D. 703
Shostakovich - Sonata for Viola and Piano, Op. 147
Brahms - Piano Quintet in F minor, Op. 34

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $56, $45, $34, $23 / Students: $8 ticket in 3 lower price categories (no $56 seats); Seniors & WGBH members: $4 Off; Harvard Outings & Innings: $6 Off; Student Rush: $5 Cash Only (available 90 minutes prior to concert, based on availability, no $56 seats).
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Sunday 6/14

MAHLER Symphony No. 9 at 3:00 PM

Presented by Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 6/14
56th Season Final Concert
MAHLER Symphony No. 9

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $30.00; $25.00; Students and Seniors: $5 off, BYSO Alumni: $5 off * Note, No Children under age 5 will be admitted
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